Since ancient times, human beings have decorated and complemented their clothing, depending on the occasion, with the precious materials at their reach. In former times, “decorations“ or jewelry with particular features determined the importance of those wearing it That's how jewelry has become, according to its price, complexity and beauty, an example of status that still continues in our days.
During the 50’s and 60’s, several firms supplied pulse chronographs to French pilots. These watches were known as “Type 20” and one of the requirements demanded by the French Ministry of Defense was that they have a flyback function.
Maraf Jewerly Boutique was established in 1981 by a Mexican family, whose first store was opened in Canciin inside the first mall of the city. Maraf is the perfect combination between traditional leadership and the aggressive campaign of a new generation. Nowadays, Maraf owns 16 different locations and the new project will open in December of 2005 inside Kukulcan Plaza.
Cape Town y Cabo de Buena Esperanza
At the southern tip of the African continent is Cabo da Boa Esperanga, a cape that is a challenge to sailors. Like a finger pointing to the South Pole, it is one of the most beautiful, dramatic and magnificent places in the world, where waves pound the cliffs or hide, far from the protected bays.
Los Cabos, favored by a warm climate, deserted beaches and numerous attractions —like golf and fishing— captivates everyone arriving in this natural paradise. Located at the tip of Baja California, the world’s longest and most majestic peninsula, Los Cabos is in constant growth but always proud of its history and diversity.
The port of Piraeus is one of the world’s most important owing to commerce and the ferries that sail from island to island on the Aegean Sea. The Acropolis is one of the nation’s most important ancient monuments and its unique silhouette stands out above a city fulfilled with the traffic noises.
Vancouver, located at the end of a gorgeous bay, is an elegant city that dazzles in the sunset, when it seems to multiply in the windows of its skyscrapers. It’s Western Canada’s most Asian city and an ideal base from which to discover the Rockies and the gorgeous Banff region.
Centuries of history and conquest have forged the peculiar character of one of Sicily’s most inscrutable cities. Palaces, some in ruins and others that conserve the splendor of the past, border its narrow streets. Palermo’s marinas are excellent and the coastline is dotted with beautiful villages and coves.
Labuan bajo, Isla de Flores, Indonesia
Labuan Bajo is a quaint fishing village at the foot of jungle-covered hills. The port is a perfect starting point from which to sail to and explore Komodo Island, where visitors can see the famous dragon, a dangerous reptile that can devour a human being in a few minutes.
Breathtaking lines, enormous spaces and oval windows are some of the outstanding traits of Italian shipyards and, courtesy of Benetti, we present the renovated Amnesia 180.
The name Perini Navi, the Italian shipyard, is synonymous with super sailboats. Atmosphere, over 174 feet (53 meters) in length and with three main decks, is a true work of art and should take its rightful place in this superior category. It is a real pleasure to feel the wind power its sails in the Mediterranean or the Caribbean.
This beautiful 52-foot yacht is a jewel. It is equipped with comforts generally reserved for much larger vessels, although on a reduced scale, and has al the accessories one needs for fun and comfort.
This boat embodies the tradition of a shipyard renowned for such excellent quality that in 1984, after being in business for over a century, it was awarded the title of “royal". For the Royal Huisman, they decided to build a sailboat that truly characterized the spirit of the company. And that is how the Antares was born.
This boat is not well known in the nautical world on this side of the Atlantic, most probably because, when it was first launched, marketing was focused at Europe. Now, backed by 89 years of operation and with hundreds of boats delivered, it intends to enter the mexican and US markets, as well as others.
The dream was beginning to come true: a long awaited trip, an adventure to the far seas of Ecuador. It would start in Panama, and continue on to Guayaquil and Isla de Baltra, our final destination in the heart of the Galapagos Islands.
Los Cabos is remarkable, geographically speaking, because it is located right where the Pacific and the Sea of Cortez meet. Jacques Cousteau, the renowned diver, as well as other adventurers, have described it as one of the world’s richest and most biodiverse regions. It is know as the “World’s Aquarium."
On the plains of the Madikwe Game Reserve, in northwest South Africa, is an exceptional, unique lodge. Surrounding a small hill are five exclusive suites, each with a private swimming pool on an immense terrace, marble bathroom and bed- room decorated with exquisite pieces of African art.
In the extreme of Baja California, where the sea meets with the desert, with the mountains, and where the waters of the Pacific find the Sea of Cortez, One & Only Palmilla is one of the few places that offers to their visitors beaches with spectacular sights of gray whales majestically emerging only a few meters away from the coast.
Esperanza Resort will awaken your senses, make your spirit soar, heal your body and restore your soul. It is a place like no other, where the sun, sea and earth blend to form a tropical oasis.
Where white linen, slow grooves and green apples mingle with Arch views, unmatched location and Cabo’s best swimming beach, Meliâ San Lucas defines Cabo chic. Located on Médano Beach, the hotel flaunts panoramic Sea of Cortez vistas with the famous Land’s End at the center.
Gorgeously located in the coast of the Sea of Cortes, it is a golden beach under a blue sky, in one of the most incredible destinations in Mexico, the Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort, was created to reflect the essence of beauty all around.
Because of its spectacular view and privileged beach location, this 140 m2 (1,507 sq ft) room has welcomed celebrities like John Travolta, Tom Cruise and Demi Moore, to name a few.
This exclusive and spacious villa has the best location in the entire Esperanza complex, with a stunning panoramic view. The décor is rustic, done in shades of brown on the textiles as well as the fine woods.
As the final touch of the renovation campaign of the hotel, integrating a fusion of modem minimalist style with décor true to Mexican art, located on the highest level we find this exclusive and luxurious floor called “The Chic Floof’.
This suite features the best of Pueblo Bonito Pacifica. It has a spacious bedroom that can be requested with either a king or two queen-sized beds, in addition to satellite TV, direct phone line and full bathroom with a tub.
Our Luxury Suites are an expansive 750 square feet. Beyond a kictchenette, private bedroom and bath, a living room opens to a private balcony with ocean view. Each Deluxe Suite is appointed in a style of sophistication and taste, offering you the following amenities.
There, in Los Cabos, in South Baja California desert, in front of the mountain range La Gigante, the Top of World Golf has been made up, offering a lot of courses for the best ones, signed by great designers such as Jack Nicklaus.
Known as “The Great Golf Lady” in Los Cabos, Palmilla Golf Club in One & Only Palmilla Resort has the privilege of have been the first Jack Nicklaus’ design in Latin America. From 12 of its 27 holes, offers a view to the Sea of Cortes, five spaced tees, incredible fairways, four lakes and prominent unevenness, which guarantee an entertaining and amusing game for any level golfer.
Cabo Real Golf Course is considered the favorite of many golfers, that’s why it has become the second most important destination in North America. This 18-hole golf course represents a real challenge, it is located far from mountains, and just a few steps away from the ocean.
When Bill Lear introduced the first Learjet in 1963, no one imagined that it would become an icon of the air and that it would revolutionize executive flights with its design, style, power and speed.
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The special reservoir of Lafite wines in Mexico
A special reservoir of Lafite wines from Les Domaines Barons de Rotchschild arrives to Mexico, and it will be commercialized by Grupo La Europea. Exclusive information given by their General Manager José Ramón Ruiz Caso.
Haute cuisine in the middle of the Savannah
Camp Jabulani has won the title of the best gourmet restaurant at the same time that it is recognized as one of South Africa’s top lodges. Chef Chris Smith has a special way of preparing impala steak with savory herbs and his duck with red fruit sauce is delightful.
Having an available capacity for 130 customers, Nick-San is characterized by its open cuisine and the Sushi Bar crosses the full restaurant, with a perfect lightening and minimalist style decor.
Grupo Questro is a fusion of activities with projects focused on planning, designing and carrying out sustainable tourist developments in Mexico.; its main developments are found in Los Cabos, Baja California Sur.