Charged with surprising traits, the fall-winter season prepares to close the year of spectacular fashion. It is common that the majesty of the cold season exceeds as a proposal what was seen dur- ing the spring-summer season; however, on this occasion the difference was much more evident.
The result of the inspiration of designer Martha Vargas is a complete success. She proposes a unique style with natural materials such as silver combined with wood and bone. She brings us very sophisticated lines that complement and provide glamour to the winter wear for the coming fall-winter 2006-2007 seasons.
The Riviera Maya stands out for its great beauty, but at this wonderful destination there are places that are true Gardens of Eden. So, if you want to spend some unforgettable vacations, we invite you to stay at the Hacienda Vista Real Resort where paradise is not a destination, but a lifestyle.
Drexel Heritage Furniture Industries, Inc. was founded on November 10, 1903 in North Carolina, United States. Today we are one of the largest furniture manufacturers in the US and we are active in many countries. Our close relationship with head office Furniture Brands International ensures that we can maintain the finest manufacturing quality and the best designs.
Great adventures in the air can equal those on land; therefore, we bring you the great novelty of the trademark of the winged B, The Flying B.
Never before has Breitling offered a watch that is not a chronograph. This season, is sur- prises by unveiling its first rectangular watch, an elegant piece that captivates by its beauty.
The sea of northern Spain has drawn an amazing, charming, infatuating coast of bays that give way to astounding beaches and inlets that trace intriguing cliffs. The region charms with its fabulous scenery and this green Spain extends an invitation to discover different traditions when exploring Asturias and Galicia to the rhythm of this beautiful coast.
Located in the very arid north of Chile, Antofagasta is a superb port and a beautiful city. The outstanding coast has stunning beaches lying at the foot of a sandy golden cliff.
Hue, an ancient imperial capital, is an excellent river port near its outlet. Navigation along the length of the river of perfumes will take us to discover the tombs of the emperors.
Also known as Jbail, Biblos has been an important port since the Phoenician era and we can still view the ruins that stand witness to Roman times as well as those of the Crusades and Moors. Its port is a gem.
World capital of movies, glamour and elegant hotels, Cannes is the Croisette Avenue. The narrow streets of the old section lead to the fortress and are filled with lively, exquisite restaurants.
The Blue Scorpion belongs to the prestigious Baglietto family and was designed by Francesco Paszkowski. Its hull is made of steel and its superstructures from aluminum; an impeccable combination of colors and a perfect contrast make it look very imposing while sailing the seas.
The name serves as a reference so that we know beforehand what we are talking about, although what surprises us is the word “Fly”. Yachts do not have a “fly bridge”, but here is where the surprise starts it is not a yacht; it is a motor yacht and close to the top of the prestige line manufactured by Jeanneau. We can be sure that it is a vessel produced with all the time, dedication and care required by a company of this ilk.
A brief glimpse at the outside of this motor yacht gives us an idea of why I decided to entitle this article “A Small Great Luxury”. For amateurs and the not very observant, it is mere- ly another launch that floats on the sea, a question that on understanding and deciphering what to our eyes is much clearer thanks to the length and the height of this vessel that lets us clearly see that it is not one of the “small” members of the range that is generally focused on water sports.
The Sunreef 122 is truly unique because it is built completely of aluminum. This 37 meter long aluminum catamaran is a genuine treasure within the Sunreef range. She was conceived strictly to the future owner’s require- ments; therefore this new custom yacht will be absolutely sumptuous and have truly ample space.
Only very few vessels can afford the luxury of boasting of being a conjunction of speed, beauty and technology, as well as having been designed to the requests of clients that enjoy both sailing regattas and well deserved moments of recreation. This is the Alexia.
Since I received a telephone call for my dear friend Adrián Sada, I could hear from his tone of voice that now, the adventure would be for real. And I was not mistaken: he invited me to join the group that would undertake an expedition to the far-off seas of Palau. So it was, on July 13,2006,1 was realizing my wish to visit the mystic seas of Palau.
Isabel Island is situated 28 kilometers from the Nayarit coast and belongs to the Municipality of Santiago Ixcuintla. On arrival, the first thing visitors notice is how green the island it and the two peñascos called “Las Monas”, which are the remains of an eroded volcanic edifice, IS meters above sea level.
An amazing hotel has been bom. Created by the imagination of its designers, it has become the star of the world of modern art. It is 2006’s most famous surprise and has aroused the curiosity of the whole world.
Part of the pleasure of a trip is enjoying the gastronomy and, in Asturias, it is one of its treasures and the exquisite fabada, prepared with beans, harvested in the low lands of the coast, chorizo (a highly seasoned pork sausage) and morcilla (black pudding) produced in the finest farms, is the star. White fabada is cooked with clams, per- fectly combining the excellence of this creation with the taste of the sea.
Leonardo Da Vinci is the intellectual responsible for the idea of the helicopter. He made the first sketches of a machine driven by rotors, but it wasn’t until the emergence of the motorized aircraft that this idea regained momentum with the development of an aircraft called the “Autogiro” by Juan de la Cierva, in 1923.
Light jets have come to revolutionize the world of aviation, but now the differencebetween the various brands is the size and comfort of the interiors. And this is what can be enjoyed in the Beechcraft Premier IA, a light jet with the interior of a medium sized aircraft.
Impressionism, currently impressionist paintings and painters are the most expensive, the highest selling and the most in demand by avid collectors, but it was not always like that. Nowadays, these pleasant and illuminating works decorate the houses of the great millionaires of the four continents, but in their time they were the rock of scandal.
Bisbee’s tournament includes three fishing tournaments in Baja California Sur, Mexico. The first is called Buenavista Bisbee’s, held in Los Cabos and the rest in Cabo San Lucas, one of them called the Black & Blue Marlin Jackpot Tournament.