Cities by the sea are meeting points, ports where cultures mix to create cosmopolitan environments rich in diversity. One cannot tire of coming and going to and from these places that are different from other metropolis: there is no feeling of asphyxia because the urban landscape is adjacent to the infinite blue horizon, which makes it possible to escape at any time.
A great number scientists work in environments exposed to strong magnetic forces and therefore need a watch that as well as being resistant to such forces, is also accurate and reliable.
North of Quebec province exists an unknown world inhabited by the Inuit of Canada. In this world, shadows lengthen, the sun disappears at midnight only to rise two hours later, and the endless winter covers everything – including the sea – with a white layer of snow and ice.
The winter is the longest season. The first snow falls in the middle of September, the lakes, the rivers and the bays freeze. The winter magic begins.
Classical Historians, Roman Emperors, Arab travelers, adventurers of the best and worst sort not to mention millions of tourists have all been called by a distant voice to see this wondrous land and bare witness to the grandness of so ancient and mysterious a land. Once there, the visitor will invariably try to rummage through his or her memory and reconstruct life during the time of the Pharaohs, with their glimmering pyramids and beguiling hieroglyphs; from there one will be transported to Islamic times, with all the enticing scents of the mysterious East intertwining with the chant of the Muezzin rising to the heavens.
Imagine for a moment living an ancestral experience in an uncertain place in the world. You open your eyes and in front of you is an imposing pyramid that invites you to step inside. Once within, the aromas, textures, sounds and colors will envelop you and make the Vida Real Spa experience one of unique relaxation.
Quebec’s most prestigious hotel receives guests with a warm smile, multiple amenities and a first-class luxury service that makes sure your stay in Quebec will be best of experiences
Luxury yachts are designed to meet specific client needs and only a small number of yacht builders are able to satisfy them. One of the most distinguished competitors in this segment is the German company KaiserWerft GmbH.
Born from the talent of two young innovators – Montie Twining and Greg Marshall - the Calixas 105’ is the result of a 20-year long friendship and a mix of the creative forces for the former and the experience as a naval architect of the latter.
As simple as it is sophisticated, elegant and functional on board; terms that describe the Dolphin 64’, an impressive yacht that combines beauty with practicality, in which every area has been created to please the most demanding even at sea. With a warm hull thanks to its green tones and harmonious lines with its rounded lines, once again demonstrates that the renowned yacht builder Mocchi Craft sails with style.
Intelligent use of space and light, onboard technology, quality fittings, robust construction. Sheer power and agility. Everything harmonizes to create a vessel that is so elegantly functional and exceptionally luxurious and exhilarating: the Riviera 60 Flybridge.
Through out Quebec’s province we find a great variety of golf courses, for all different tastes. The Montebello’s golf course is one of the most well attended, but between many options we can select various, like Le Montmorency Golf Club, near the city of Quebec, Le Manoir Richelieu, in the Region of Charlevoix, Les Ruisseaux, in Saint Jovite, one hour away from Montreal.
The Yucatán Peninsula never fails to surprise me, even though I have been visiting the area for almost 30 years. I always see very beautiful things, such as on my most recent trip to Cuyo, a small fishing village in the neighboring State of Yucatán.
The Lacandona Region has an area of 957,240 hectares, which represents almost 13% of the territory of the State of Chiapas. Located in the north east portion of Chiapas, it is bordered to the south and the east by Guatemala, to the west by the River Jataté valley and to the north by parallel 17.
A regatta is great challenge for any yachtsman, and if we are talking about a regatta that goes from Los Angeles to Hawaii, the challenge becomes an odyssey to be completed in as short a time as possible. It can only be achieved by forming a true team. Raúl Velarde Cardozo, of the Ruahatú team, chats to us about it.
In perfect weather with the blue sky lit by a very generous sun, the 34 boats enrolled in the Riviera Nayarit International Marlin and Tuna Fishing Tournament (the heir of the 52-year old Vallarta Fishing Tournament) sailed from July 13 to 15 in the peaceful waters of the Bahía de Banderas in search of marlin and tuna, which, against all forecasts, broke all fishing records for weights of marlin landed. Without a doubt, it was a total success.
The family of Boeing Business Jets, comprised of the BBJ, BBJ 2 and BBJ 3, now has a new member: the 787 Dreamliner VIP version, whose interiors were recently put on display.
Luxury, power, beauty and the most sophisticated technology have been merged with exquisite craftsmanship, noble materials of the highest quality and the most advanced automotive engineering to create these three gems of the motoring world: The new Bentley Brooklands, the stunning Mercedes SLR McLaren Roadster and the majestic Rolls-Royce Phantom.
People's eating habits have changed over time. The cuisine in different parts of the world has evolved. The mixture of ingredients has become more complex and sophisticated, fashions come and go and the senses have evolved.
The “Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden”, in Washington, DC, is currently exhibiting the Wolfgang Tillmans exhibition through August. The exhibition has already visited the Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art and the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles.