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Archived Since:July 11, 2011

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Buffalo Creek Ranch Inspired by the Wild West will be Auctioned on September 4

Buffalo Creek Ranch which seems to have been built as the ultimate tribute to the Wild West is being auctioned on September 4th by Concierge Auctions. The property was earlier listed for $15.5 million but could not find a buyer. It has now come to the block with a reserve price of $5 million. Show More Summary

Polo Tech, the Ultimate Wearable Tech by Ralph Lauren Unveiled at US Open

Wearable tech is gaining ground as a concept and we have seen the development of ringing bracelets to smart watches. The latest wearable tech seems like serious stuff and surprisingly comes from the high end fashion brand Ralph Lauren. Show More Summary

Electric Powered Wakeboard Developed by Radinn can be Yours for $19,000

Wakeboarding is a popular water sport where normally the rider on a board is usually towed by a motor boat. But Sweden based company Radinn has developed an electric-powered wakeboard that’s controlled by a wireless remote control. The biggest advantage of this wakeboard is that it does not require a motorboat to pull it. Show More Summary

First Issue of Superman Fetches $3.2 Million to Become the Most Expensive Comic

Rare comic books command phenomenal prices in auctions and we saw the mother of all comic book auctions on eBay last Sunday. The first superman comic book issued in 1938 was up for auction and expectedly it became the most expensive comic book by fetching a whopping $3.2 million. Show More Summary

WelcomHeritage Offers “Long Weekend Memoir”

A Long Weekend holiday is not one to be missed. Especially in an era when one keeps so busy, a short vacation can do the trick of unwinding and de-stressing. Today, India offers several resorts and weekend getaways, but what we all yearn for is to tread on the road less traveled. Show More Summary

Judge’s Court, India’s First Heritage Country Manor

The foreign land always surprise tourists. But the beauty to unveil the hidden treasures of one’s own land always remains close to heart. We happen to have a rendezvous’ with one at the Judge’s Court, India’s first Heritage Country Manor with ambience reminiscent of the 20th Century. Show More Summary

Camus Designs a Cognac Case Inspired by a Concert Piano

Camus is the world’s largest cognac producing family firm and have been known to create unusual cases for their cognac but they have outdone themselves by creating a pedestal for their five Masterpiece Collection Cuvees. Designed in-house...Show More Summary

This Alarm Clock Brews a Hot Cup of Coffee for You as You Wake Up

Josh Renouf, a UK based industrial designer has created what can be called the most pleasant alarm clock. The designers of alarm clocks have to keep thinking of something that would ensure that the user gets up when the alarm goes off. Show More Summary

Dahon Launches the Most Expensive Foldable Bike for $5,500

Leading manufacturers of foldable bikes Dahon have released a new premium design which is the most expensive in the category and twice as expensive as the next most expensive foldable bike in the market. Dahon has been making foldable...Show More Summary

New Zealand Based Designer Creates World’s Most Expensive Surfboard Costing $1.3 Million

Price is just a number, says New Zealand-based surfboard-shaper Roy Stuart perhaps to justify the price tag of his new creation. At $1.3 million it would surely qualify as the world’s most expensive surfboard. He would like his prospective customers to focus more on the experience the board promises and not on the price. Show More Summary

Worthy Launches Unique Online Luxury Goods Marketplace

A company called Worthy has launched a new online auction platform that’s solely focused people who want to buy and sell pre-owned luxury goods. How Worthy Works There are many online auction sites, and all offer their buyers and sellers different benefits. Show More Summary

Holidays Please Launches the Most Expensive Golf Trip in the World for £250,000

The European Tour has inspired a lot of us to take up golf seriously and aspire to become a professional golfer. Holidays Please, a UK based company has announced a 100 day tour that could claim to be the most expensive golf trip inShow More Summary

Air France Announces Private Jet Service for Connecting Flights Within Europe

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Elite Choice

The competition to attract the top end of flying passengers has intensified. Air France has announced a new option for its first class passengers. The French airline has teamed up with French business jet operator Wijet to offer private jet connections within Europe. Show More Summary

One of Five 1954 Ferrari 375-Plus Ever Made Fetches a Record £10.75 at a British Auction

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Elite Choice

If it is a Ferrari it is bound to be expensive and if it is a rare model it gets into record books easily. In a recent auction a rare Ferrari, the 375-Plus, has become the second most expensive car sold at auction in Britain. The successful bidder ended up paying £10.75 million for it. Show More Summary

Bentley is Working towards Launching the World’s Most Expensive SUV by 2016

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Elite Choice

The competition is on to make the world’s most expensive SUV. Wolfgang Dürheimer, the head of Bentley Motors, believes that the top end luxury SUVs offered by BMW, Mercedes and Land Rover are cheap and aimed at the mass market because in terms of pricing they all end before hitting £130,000. Show More Summary

Happiness Blanket Launched by British Airways Senses the Mood of the Passengers

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Elite Choice

British Airways aims to make the flying experience with the airline pleasurable for all its passengers and to find out what makes the flying passengers happy the British airline has launched a ‘happiness blanket’ that detects the mood of the passenger through neuro sensor technology. Show More Summary

Sublimotion,World’s Most Expensive Restaurant offers Gastro Sensory Experience for £1,210

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Elite Choice

The cost of a meal goes up due to the location of the restaurant as well as the way the meal is presented. Sublimotion, a new restaurant at the Hard Rock Hotel in the bustling Playa d’en Bossa in Ibiza, is serving the most expensive meal. Show More Summary

One Cent Magenta, World’s Most Valuable Postage Stamp Fetches $9.5 Million at Auction

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Elite Choice

A one inch postage stamp has repeatedly created the record for the most valuable stamp in the world. It recreated a new record by fetching a whopping $9.5 million at a Sotheby’s auction in New York City earlier this week. The one inch...Show More Summary

Vacation Rental Website Launched by Four Seasons for Luxury Travelers

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Elite Choice

Four Seasons has launched vacationrentals.fourseasons.com, their Vacation Rental website. They have put together some of the world’s most exclusive properties ranging from urban residences to resort villas and backed them with the customized service for which Four Seasons is known. Show More Summary

California Firm Sells Carved Pure Ice Cubes for $325 for a Bag of 50

3 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Elite Choice

Gläce Luxury Ice Company, based in Davis, California is making and selling what could safely be called the most expensive ice cube. Founded by Roberto Sequeira, a business school lecturer at the University of Los Angeles the company is providing the super rich premium blocks to go with their elaborate cocktails. Show More Summary

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