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WAT CHE SWATCHOFTHEYEAR Vi anneyHal t erDeepSpaceT our bi l l on Wi t hdi me ns i onsof50mm x53mm x20mm,t het i me pi e c ei sma s s i v e l ypr opor t i one d. Amaz i ngl y ,t hewei ghtoft heDeepSpaceT our bi l l oni samer e90gr ams .Thi si sdown t ot he l i ght wei ghtgr ade 5 t i t ani um us ed i n cons t r uct i ng t hi ss ubl i me cr eat i on. Real i s t i cal l y ,Iwoul di magi net hechoi ceofhi ghper f or mancemat er i alandi nt ui t i v e des i gns houl dmaket hi sacomf or t abl ewat cht owear .Thi sf or mi dabl et i mepi ece woul dcer t ai nl ymakeabol dv i s ual s t at ementi fwor nt oaf or mal di nnerpar t y . Under neat ht he s educt i v e ex t er i orl i est he phenomenal l ycompl i cat ed T r i pl e Ax i s Cent r alT our bi l l oncal i berVH 113mov ement .Thi smechani calmar v elcompr i s es41 j ewel sandos ci l l at esataf r equencyof21, 600v . p. h.Al l el ement soft hi smas t er pi ece ar eent i r el ydev el opedandmadei nhous e.

WHATMAKESI TAFI NALI ST? TheDeep SpaceT our bi l l on i sdeni t el yoneof t hemos texci t i ngwat chesoft hey ear .Wel ov e t he f ut ur i s t i cs ci - i ns pi r ed f aรงade hous i ng an except i onal l ycompl i cat edmechani cal mov ement .

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WHATMAKESI TAFI NALI ST? Ar t YA al wayspr oducet houghtpr ovoki ngt i mepi ecesandt he SonofSoundcol l ect i oni snoexcept i on.Wi t hagui t arshape cas eandwoodendi al t hi swat chi sdes i gnedt omak eas t at ement . ARTYA-SonofSound At r i pt ot he St at es .Mot or cy cl es ,t he bi gr ock as we l i ke, s at ur at edr i f f sandchor ds .Agr oupofl egend,anencount er .Ki s s . The adv ent ur e begi ns .A r s twat chs haped gui t ar .Uni que. Ot her swi l l f ol l ow.Her eamechani cal chr onogr aph.Thepegsar e f unct i onal ,t hedi al i swor ked newood,wi t hs t r i ngsandgi l l s .No l es st han6pat ent sf ort hi spi ece.Thes pi r i tofr ockhass t r uck agai n.

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McGoni gl eTuscarBánú Aes t het i cal l y , t heT us carBánúi ss t r i k i ngandt heat t ent i ont odet ai l i sr s tr at e. Thepar ts k el et oni z edel ementof t hef açade i sabs ol ut el yawes omeandper f ect l ydi s pl ay st hec ompl e xme c ha ni c sof t hewa t c h. I nc ont r a s tt heot he rha l f of t hedi a l ha s ac i r c ul a rgr a i ne dpa t t e r n, whi c hi spunc t ua t e dbyr a i s e dr os egol dnume r a l s . Vi s ua l l y , t hi sgi v e st het i me pi e c ear e a l f e e l i ngof de pt h. Ot he rs t unni ngf e a t ur e si nc l udet hepol i s he ds t e e l ha ndswi t hgol da r r owhe a dsa ndt hee l e ga nt be v e l e dc r own. Ov e r a l l , t het hr e edi me ns i ona l a ppe a r a nc eof t hewa t c hi ss ophi s t i c a t e da ndhi ghl yor i gi na l . Beneat ht hewat ch’ sopul entex t er i orl i est her enedCal i br e:McG01.Thi smechani calhandwi ndi ngmov ement compr i s es31j ewel sandos ci l l at esataf r equencyof18, 000v i br at i onsperhour( 2. 5hz ) .I tal s ohasal ar ger( 12. 8mm) bal ancedi amet ert oens ur eopt i mum t i mekeepi ngs t abi l i t y .Thecr eat i onoft hi sCal i br ewasacol l abor at i v epr oces s bet weent heMcGoni gl ebr ot her sandl egendar ySwi s sdes i gnerAl ber t oPapi .Funct i onal l yt heT us carBánúf eat ur es hour s ,mi nut esands mal l s econds .Thewat chi sal s owat err es i s t antt oadept hof30met r es . Luxur i ousMagazi neIWi nt er2013/ 14


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WHATMAKESI TAFI NALI ST? TheThr eeBr i dgeT our bi l l oni samast ercl assi n neSwi sswat chmaki ng.Wel ovet hesi mpl i ci t y oft hedi al ,whi chper f ect l yexposest hebr i l l i ant mechani calmovement . Gi r ar dPer r egauxThr eeBr i dgeT our bi l l on Ae s t he t i c a l l yt heThr e eBr i dgeT our bi l l oni sa bs ol ut e l y mi ndbl owi ng.Thedi al per f ect l ydi s pl ay st het hr ee hi ghl ypol i s hedgol dbr i dgesandi nt r i cat emechani cs oft hewat ch.Al l t hedet ai l i nghasbeenmet i cul ous l y hand ni s hed.Appar ent l yonl yaf ewmas t ercr af t s men can achi ev et hi sl ev elofper f ect i on.Ot her s t unni ngf eat ur esi ncl udedel i cat egol dhandsand t hes ens at i onalt our bi l l on v i s i bl et hr ough al ar ge aper t ur epos i t i onedat6o’ cl ock.Il ov et hemul t i l ay er edf açadet hatgi v est het i mepi eceas uper b t hr eedi mens i onalappear ance.Ov er al lt hi swat ch r eal l yi samas t ercl as si nbr i l l i antdes i gn.

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WHATMAKESI TAFI NALI ST? Themar v el ousT er r aLunai st hel at es tr el eas ef r om hi ghendSwi s swat chmaker Cabes t an.Vi s ual l yt het hr eedi mens i onal di al i smi ndbl owi nges peci al l yt her ev ol v i ng mooni ndi cat or . Cabest anT er r aLuna Power i ng t he T er r a Luna i st he unbel i ev abl y compl ex Cal i br e CAB EC 102L. Thi smanualwi ndi ngt our bi l l onmov ementcompr i s es46r ubi esandos ci l l at esata f r equencyof21,600v i br at i onsperhour( 3Hz ) .Amaz i ngl yt hi smechani s m cont ai nsa s t agger i ng939component s ,whi char ei ndi v i dual l yas s embl edandr egul at edbyhand. Thewat chal s of eat ur esas ophi s t i cat edchai nandf us ees y s t em t odel i v ercons t ant f or ce.Thi sent i r ebr i l l i ancehasbeenconcei v edanddev el opedbyCabes t anatt hei r manuf act ur i ngf aci l i t yi nSwi t z er l and.Funct i onal l yt hewat chf eat ur esj umpi nghour s , mi nut es ,s econdsanddel i v er sar es pect abl epowerr es er v eof72hour s .

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Wa t c ho f t h eYe a r 2 0 1 3 Zeni t hAca demyChr i s t opheCol omb Hur r i ca neGr a ndVoy a ge WHYI TI SOURWATCHOFTHEYEAR Wevot ed t heZeni t hAcademyChr i st opheCol omb Hur r i caneGr and Voyageast hewat choft heyearbased upont hesheerbeaut yand or i gi nal i t yoft het i mepi ece.I ti scl ear l yawat cht hatcanbecl assied asar tandsomet hi ngt hatwoul dkeept heownerandadmi r er sgaspi ng i naweati t scompl exi t yanddesi gndet ai l . About : Zeni t honceagai ndel i ght scol l ect or sandconnoi s s eur sofr ar emodel sby pr es ent i ngt heAcademyChr i s t opheCol ombHur r i caneGr andVoy age–a l i mi t ededi t i ont hats t andsoutf r om t her es toft hel i nebyi t smagnicent décor .I tr epr es ent edachal l engenotonl yf ort hear t i s ans ,butal s of ort he wat chmaker sand engi neer swho had t or ewor kt he mov ement .They occas i onal l ypus hedt heboundar i esoff eas i bi l i t yi ns eek i ngt oaccommodat e t hes eor nament alel ement swi t hi nt hes ame45mmdi amet ercas ei nr os e gol dandbeneat ht hes amedomeds apphi r ecr y s t al–whi l emaki ngno compr omi s esonpr eci s i onandr el i abi l i t y .Ther es ul ti sav i v i di l l us t r at i onof Zeni t h’ scr eat i v edar i ngandofi t sabi l i t yt ocombi neadr eam mechani s m wi t hex cept i onal decor at i v et ouchess t emmi ngf r om t hemos tpr es t i gi ousar t i s t i ccr af t s . Ont hedi al s i de,Zeni t hopt edt ogi v epr i deofpl acet ot hehor ol ogi cal f eat s i ncor por at edi nt hewat ch,whi l emai nt ai ni nganopenar chi t ect ur epr ov i di ng achancet oadmi r ei t st hr eeor i gi nal mechani s msi nact i on:t hebar r el wi t hi t s f us éeandchai nt r ans mi s s i on( at10. 30and1. 30) ,gy r os copi cgr av i t ycont r ol s y s t em,and t hehi ghf r equencyr egul at i ng or ganat6 o’ cl ock.Yett hi s t echni cal ,t hr eedi mens i onalappear ancedoesnotpr ecl udecons i der abl e aes t het i cs ophi s t i cat i on,aswel last heus eoft he nes tar t i s t i ccr af t st hat Zeni t hi sdev ot edt oper pet uat i ng.Thet hr eegol ds ubdi al s( hour s / mi nut esat 12o’ cl ock,s mal l s econdsat9o’ cl ock,powerr es er v eat4o’ cl ock) ar e nel y gui l l oché,enamel l edi nwhi t eand t t edwi t hbl ueds t eelhandsands cr ews echoi ngt hegr and wat chmaki ngt r adi t i ons .Thepl at ehasbeenent i r el y hol l owedoutbyhands oast ol eav eonl yt heZeni t hl ogoanda ur r yofs t ar s s t andi ngouti nr el i ef ;andt het r oughst huscr eat edhav ebeen l l edwi t hmi dni ghtbl uel acquer .Thecount er wei ghtoft hegr av i t ycont r ol s y s t em hasal s o beenenhancedwi t has ophi s t i cat edandpoet i ct ouchbyahandcr af t ed mi cr opai nt eddepi ct i onoft heSout her nHemi s pher e.

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Ourt r ekendedatT enganan,oneoft heol d t r adi t i onalv i l l ages i n Candi das a wher et he i nhabi t ant s be l i e v et he ya r et he or i gi n of Bal i nes e.Theyar e known f ort hei runi que we a v i nga ndpa l ml e a fc a l e nda r sa ndt hev i l l a ge i sr e a l l ypopul a rwi t ht our i s t s . Wi t hmyt ummyr umbl i nga f t e rada y ’ sa c t i v i t i e s , I de c i de dt ohe a dba c kt oAl i l aa ndi t sr e s t a ur a nt byt hena meof‘ Se a s a l t ’ .Theme nuha sar e a l l y goodba l a nc eofBa l i ne s ef ooda ndEa s tme e t s We s tdi s he s .Buta sIwa si nBa l i ,Iopt e df ora t r a di t i ona lna s igor e ng, s ha nd v e ge t a bl e , pa i r e dof fwi t hani c egl a s sofc hi l l e dwhi t ewi ne . Si t t i ng undert hi st hat ched r oofopen ai r r es t aur ant ,t he e v e ni ng i st oppe d wi t ht he s oundsof c r a s hi ngwa v e si nt heba c k gr ound. Al i l aMa nggi si ss e ta mi ds tac oc onutgr ov e , ne s t l e dbe t we e nt hes e aa ndt hema j e s t i cMount Agung,Bal i ’ s mos ts acr ed mount ai n.Thi s bout i quehot eli sami x t ur eofout doormeet s i ndoorandl ux ur yandf unct i onal i t y .Theocean v i ewsar ecapt ur edf r om al loft hebedr ooms , whi char ecl ev er l ybui l tar oundapal mf r i nged pool .I t ’ st heper f ectpl acet oenj oyas wi m, gets t ucki nt oagoodr eadorenj oyt hedai l y compl i ment ar y af t er noon t ea s er v ed wi t h l ocaldel i caci es .Thes t andar dr oomst hems el v esar equi t es mal landcompactbutt he i ci ngont hecakei st hebal conyt hatcomes wi t ht hem,compl et e wi t ha t t ed daybed ov er l ooki ngt hos ewonder f ul v i ews . Rel ax at i oncomeseas i l yher eatAl i l aManggi s butt her e’ spl ent ymor et o do s houl dy our cur i os i t yt oex pl or et hear eat hr oughcy cl i ng, di v i ngors nor kel l i nggett hebet t erofy ou.For t hi si st hel i f e,Eas tBal i s t y l ei nCandi das a. Ge tone c ompl i me nt a r y ni ghtf ore v e r yt wo ni ght sbook e da tAl i l aMa nggi swi t ht he‘ Anot he r Da yi nPa r a di s epa c k a ge ’ ( br e a k f a s ti nc l ude d) . A mi ni mum of t hr e e ni ght s i s r e qui r e d ( c ompl i me nt a r y ni ghti nc l ude d) .Va l i dt o 31 Ma r c h2014. www. a l i l a hot e l s . c om/ ma nggi s / r a t e s We e wt oDe npa s a rBa l i wi t hCa t ha yPa c icv i a HongKong.I tnow ha sv eda i l yi ght sf r om London’ sHe a t hr ow t oHongKongbr i ngi ngt he t ot a l numbe rofi ght st o35e v e r ywe e k . Formor ei nf or ma t i on,v i s i t www. c a t ha y pa c ic . c om.

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TE CHNOL OGY SMARTTECHNOLOGY

S T E L L A R S P E C I A LE D I T I ON

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I nt r ueGenev af as hi on,t henew Model M Wi r el es suni t es gr eats oundwi t ht heconv eni enceofef f or t l es sonet ouch cont r ol v i at hecabi netorr emot ehands et ,andacl earLED di s pl ay .Uncompl i cat ed oper at i on i s enhanced by t he pr act i cal i t yofadi gi t alcl ock/ al ar m andbyt headdedv er s at i l i t yofami ni j acki nput .Beaut i f ul l ycompact ,t heModel M wi r el es si seas i l ypos i t i onedi nr oom -ev enonabooks hel f–andhast hes l eek,s educt i v es t y l et ocompl ement anydécor Wi nt er2013/ 14ILuxur i ousMagazi ne


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WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY

Mer cedes Benzhasannounced as t r at egi cpar t ner s hi p wi t h Pebbl eT echnol ogyt hatgi v est he companyear l y acces st os omeoft henewes thar dwar eandear l yr el eas es ofappl i cat i onpr ogr ammi ngi nt er f aces( API s )of f er edby t heSi l i conVal l ey bas edcompany .Thepar t ner s hi pal l ows i tt odev el opi nnov at i v ei nt egr at edappl i cat i onst hatpav e t hewayf ort hef ut ur eof i nv ehi cl eus ecas es .Fort hi spr oof ofconcept ,t hedev el oper satMer cedeshav er ei nv ent ed t heDi gi t al Dr i v eSt y l eappi nor dert oal l owi tt ocommuni cat e wi t hPe bbl es ma r twa t c he s . ThePe bbl es ma r twa t c ha c t sa s a" s e c onds c r e e n"f ory ours ma r t phone .Thi sr e v ol ut i ona r y wear abl edev i ceunl ockss omei nt er es t i ngf eat ur esf ort he connect edcar .

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Forex ampl e,whenawayf r om t hei rv ehi cl e,Mer cedes Benzdr i v er scanr ev i ewi mpor t antv ehi cl ei nf or mat i onata gl ancel i kef uel l ev el ,door l ocks t at us ,andv ehi cl el ocat i on us i ngt hei rPebbl es mar twat ch,ev enwhent heyar eout s i det hev ehi cl e. Whenhoppi ngi nt ot hei rcar , t hecompani on Pebbl es mar twat chappmagi cal l yt r ans f or ms ,al er t i ngi t s dr i v ert or eal t i mehaz ar dst hr oughV2V t echnol ogyl i ke acci dent s , r oadcons t r uct i on, ors t al l edv ehi cl esbyv i br at i ng t hewat ch.Ont opoft hi s ,us er spai r i ngt hei rPebbl es mar t wat chcancus t omi s et het hr eewat chbut t onst oact i v at e t hei rf av our i t e Di gi t alDr i v eSt y l ef eat ur esl i ke r epor t i ng haz ar ds ,aut or out i ng,Si r iact i v at i on,r emot econt r ol l i ng medi a,orqui ck l ys howi ngnear byt r afccondi t i ons .

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As h a r ps u i t , at o u c ho f Ve r d i a n ds o me

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WAT CHE SAGELESSCLASSI CS

H.MOSER&CI E Mos e rPe r pe t ua l Ca l e nda r

J AEGERLECOUL TRE Ma s t e rUl t r aThi nPe r pe t ua l

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Theunde r s t a t e dbe a ut yoft het he 39mm Ma s t e rUl t r a Thi n wa t c h c ol l e c t i oni sama gne tf orde v ot e e s a nd c onnoi s s e ur s . The s ea e s t het es v i ew t he f or mal and me c ha ni c a l pur i t yof at i me pi e c ea s e mbody i ng t he v e r ye s s e nc e of hor ol ogy .Thewa t c hi sa v a i l a bl ei n pi nkgol d,whi t egol da nds t e e l .

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RECONVI LI ER He r c ul e sCl a s s i c

ARNOLD&SON TBVi c t or y

Thewhi t egol d42mm Re c onv i l i e r He r c ul e sc l a s s i ci sc ha r a c t e r i z e d by a cl ear di alwi t h moder n a r c hi t e c t ur a lde s i gn.TheHe r c ul e s Cl a s s i cs t r i k e st he r i ghtba l a nc e bet ween f or mals i mpl i ci t y and c ont e mpor a r y de s i gn, a s t y l i s h wa t c hwi t hunde r s t a t e de l e ga nc e .

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Mor et hanamer es t y l i s t i ccompos i t i on, t henew36mm pi nkgol d T ol edo1951r ev i v esanent i r eer a, mas t er f ul l yl i v i ngupt oi t ss t at ur e asan embl emat i c modelwi t hi n t he Hi s t or i ques ol l ect i on by Vacher onCons t ant i n.TheI t al i ans ni ck named i t“ ci occol at one” i n r ef er encet ot hes hapeofi t scas e asi tr emi ndedt hem ofaf amous chocol at es weet .

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Aha ndma debl a c ka ndr e dgl a s s“ mur r i na ”ont op oft her e dc a pwa si ns pi r e dbyt hepuf f ys l e e v e s a ndpa nt a l oonst ha tc ompr i s eaha r l e qui n’ sga r b, whi l et hepoc k e tc l i pi ss t y l e di nt hema nne rof t he j es t er ’ sf oot wear .Engr av ed i nt ot her i ng t hat s e c ur e st hepoc k e t c l i pi sapa t t e r nt ha t r e c a l l st he “ s ki r t ”f av our ed by j es t er s ,wi t ht r i angul ar ex t ens i onse ndi ngi nl i t t l ebe l l s . Fort her i nge nc i r c l i ngt hebody , whe r et het hr e a ds a ppe a r ,Mont e gr a ppa ’ sa r t i s a nsha v ee t c he da pa t t e r nt ode not et het y peof be l twor nbyaj e s t e r . Mont e gr a ppa ’ sl ogoi se ngr a v e da r oundt hewi de r i nga tt hebot t om of t hec a p. TheLi mi t e dEdi t i onofMont e gr a ppa“ Emoz i oni i n Mus i c a ”Ri gol e t t oc ons i s t i ngofs t e r l i ngs i l v e ra nd s ol i d18ky e l l owgol dv e r s i ons . I nbot hmode l s , t he f ount a i npe nni bsa r ef a s hi one df r om s ol i d18k gol d. TheLi mi t e dEdi t i oni sc ompr i s e dof onl y900 f ount a i n pe nsa nd 900 r ol l e r ba l l swi t hs t e r l i ng s i l v e rt r i m, a nd30f ount a i npe nsa nd21r ol l e rba l l s wi t hs ol i d18Kgol dt r i m,f orat ot a l of 1851pe ns .

Ac l os el ooka tt hene wwhi t egol d Ca l a t r a v aRe f . 5227f r om a l l a ngl e s wi t hal ouper e v e a l st ha tt hi swa t c h c a nonl ybeaPa t e kPhi l i ppe .Not onl ybe c a us ei ti saCa l a t r a v a ,but a l s o be c a us e ofi t s ne s s ea nd a bunda nc e off a s c i na t i ng de t a i l s f orwhi c ht hema nuf a c t ur ei s a c c l a i me d.

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Whati st hemai nar eaofi t sbus i nes s ? Thema i nf oc usofWa r dr obe ’ sbus i ne s swoul dbebe s pok e s ui t s , ma det ome a s ur es ui t sa ndas ma l l c ol l e c t i onof r e a dy t owe a rpi e c e s .Apa r tf r om be s pok es ui t s ,Wa r dr obea l s o of f e r sav a r i e t yofa c c e s s or i e s ;ne c k t i e s ,bowt i e s ,c ufi nk s , wa l l e t s ,be l t sa ndba gs . I t spat r oni s edbyt hewho’ swhoofMal ay s i a,coul dy ou t el l usabouty ourcus t omer s ? Wa r dr obeha sawi der a ngeofc us t ome r s ,s t a r t i ngf r om t he wor k i ngc l a s sgr oupupt or oy a l t i e si nMa l a y s i a .Howe v e r ,we donotdi s c l os ede t a i l sofourc us t ome r sa swema i nt a i na s t r i c tpr i v a c ya ndc onde nt i a l i t yr e gul a t i ona tWa r dr obe .Al l I c a nme nt i oni st ha tourc l i e nt e l eba s ei nc l ude si ndi v i dua l s f r om r oy al t y ,capt ai nsofi ndus t r i es ,mi ni s t er s ,bus i nes s c ommuni t i e sa ndc e l e br i t i e s . War dr obeal s os el l sot herbr ands ,whi chones ? Someoft heot he rf a br i cbr a ndst ha tWa r dr obec a r r i e sf or s ui t i nga r eHol l a nd&She r r y ,Er me ne gi l doZe gna ,Lor oPi a na , Cha r l e s Cl a y t on,Re i d&T a y l or ,Gi ov a nniT one l l a ,Ca r l o

Bar ber a&Co,Guabel l o,Vi t al eBar ber i sCanoni co.Whi l e s omeoft hef abr i cbr andsf ors hi r t i ngar eALUMO,Sok t as , T es s i t ur aMont i Spa,andDav ol i . Ar es ui t sar es t i l lder i gueuri nboar dr oomsandt hecor por at ewor l d ordoy out hi nkpeopl ear emor ecas ual t hes eday s ? Aswi t ht henot i onof a“ dr e s se a s y ”a ppr oa c hof r e c e nt t i me s , t hel ounges ui ti ss t i l l e mi ne nti nt hec or por a t ee nv i r onme nt . Thef or m ofal ounges ui twi t hac l e a nc r i s ps hi r ta ndawe l l k not t e dt i e ,pa i r e dwi t hapoc k e ts qua r ea ndani c edr e s s wa t c hr ee c t sr e s pe c t not onl yf ort hei ndi v i dua l we a r i ngi t but t hepe r s onwea r eme e t i ngwi t h.I tha sbe e ns uc hf ort hel a s t 100y e a r sors oa ndwi l l c ont i nuet obes oi nt ot hef ut ur e .I ti s af e e l i ngwhi c hi sdi fc ul tt ode s c r i bewhe nape r s oni si na we l lt t e ds ui t ,hena t ur a l l yf e e l sc onde nt ,hewa l k st a l l e ra nd pr e s e nthi ms e l f s omuc hbe t t e r .I tf e e l sv e r yna t ur a l a ndgood. Wi t hr egar dst ot he“ cas ual ”cont ex t ,ourcus t omer ss t i l l de ma ndsawe l l c uta ndma del i ne ns hi r t , but t ondownox f or d a ndt hes por t sj a c k e ta ndc ot t ont r ous e r s . Wi nt er2013/ 14ILuxur i ousMagazi ne


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Whati st hecur r entt r endf orsui t snow? Wepr ov i deadv i cet oourcus t omer sandt hegoali st o r ecommendades i gnwhi chwi l lbes ts ui tt hecus t omer . Wi t ht hati nmi nd,wedonotus ual l yf ol l ow t r ends -andi f y out hi nkt hr oughi t ,t her ei snot hi ngmuchy oucandot o t hedes i gnoft hes ui t .Thes hapeandf or m hasbeent her e s i nce100y ear sagoandwef or es eei tt os t i l l bequi t et he s amei nt henearf ut ur e.Whatchangesar et he tandcut t ot hes ui t ,t hei nnov at i oni nf abr i csus edandcol our st hat goesaccor di ngt os eas on. Butt hes i ngl ebr eas t edt wobut t ons ui ti sgener al l ywel l accept edacr os st heboar d,wi t hei t hera atf r ontors i ngl e pl eat st r ous er s .I fy oupr ef ert ohav eadr es s i erf eelt oi t , y oumaychoos ef ort hes i ngl ebr eas t edonebut t ons ui t wi t hpeakl apel s .Sui t sus edt obes hor tands l i m af ew s eas onsback ,butnow hasr et ur nedt oamor er el axand t t ed l ook .I tf eel smor ecomf or t abl eand pr operi fy ou woul dt oas kme. Anypar t i cul arf abr i cswhi char epopul ari nMal aysi a? Becaus eof t hecl i mat e,wel eant owar dst hel i ght erwei ght wool f abr i cs .Li nensar eal s owel l accept edi nMal ay s i af or acas ualf eel .St ar t i ngf r om t heS120sand140sf ory our r egul arus e.Any t hi nghi gherwi l l bepr emi um s ui t s . Asf ors hi r t s ,cot t onwi l l al way sbet hebes tchoi ce.

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As l i di ngpar t i t i ont henl eadsy oui nt oanequal l yl ar gebedr oom f ur ni s hedwi t haki ngs i z edf ourpos t erbeddr es s ed wi t hcr i s pwhi t eFr et t el i nenwhi chl ooksoutont ot heAt l ant i c Oceanv i at hepr i v at et er r ace.I ti sher eont hebal conyt hat y oucanl i ebackononeoft hewi ckerl ounger sandwi t nes s t hemagi cofs unr i s eands uns etov ert hecal m wat er s ,or t akei nt hef ar r eachi ngv i ewsbydayt hatar es i mpl ybr eat ht aki ng.Wi t hacl ears ky ,i ti spos s i bl et os eet henei ghbour i ng i s l andofLaGomer ai nt hedi s t ance,andcl os ert ohome,t he l ands capei spepper edbynumer ousbananapl ant at i onsas wel l ast hes mal ls hi ngv i l l ageofPl ay adeSanJuan. Thewel l pr opor t i onedens ui t ebat hr oom hous esapar t i al l y s unkenbat h,s epar at ewal ki ns howerandt wi nmar bl es i nks whi ch hav e each been acces s or i s ed wi t h met i cul ous l y f ol dedcot t ont owel sandr obes ,f r es h ower s ,aswel lasa compl i ment ar ys el ect i onofAs pr eyofLondont oi l et r i es .The at t ent i ont odet ai l howev erdoesnots t opt her e.I nt hemor ni ng,t hes ui t ei sr et ur nedt oanal mos tmus euml i kes t at e wher eev er yi t em v i s i bl ei sneat l yar r anged,andbyt het i me y our et ur ni nt heev eni ng,i thasbeenpr epar eds ot haty ou cans i mpl yr ol l i nt obedwi t hv er yl i t t l eef f or t ;t hecov er shav e beent ur nedup,t hecur t ai nss hut ,andt hebedl ampsandai r condi t i oni ngar eon.Al lt hatl eav esy out odoi si ckt he s wi t chandcl os ey ourey es .

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I fagas t r onomi cv er s i onofheav enwasev erconcei v ed,t hen t heAbamaRes or t&Spawoul dbet heper f ects t ar t i ngpoi nt ast her ei sachoi ceoft endi f f er enteat er i eswi t heachbr i ngi ng adi f f er entt heme,l ocat i onandt y peofcui s i ne.Thi scomesi n addi t i ont ot hepr oper t y ’ st hr eemai nbar s . Att he pi nnacl e oft he hot el ’ s cul i nar y of f er i ng i st wo Mi chel i ns t ar r ed r es t aur ant s , t he r s t bei ng t he Japanes et hemed‘ Kabuki ’ ,whi l s tt hes econdi s‘ M. B. ’ ,t he s i gnat ur e es t abl i s hment of t he r enowned Bas que Mi chel i ns t ar r edchef Mar t i nBer as at egui .Thi sal l owsAbama t obet hes ol epr oper t yont hei s l andt obeabl et ocl ai mt hi s “ dual t i t l e”s t at usandi st heonl yr es or ti nSpai nt ohav et hr ee Mi chel i ns t ar s .Wet r i edM. B. ’ ss hor tt as t i ngmenu( cos t i ng f r om €90 perper s on)whi chwaspai r ed wi t h as er i esof s uper br ecommendat i onsf r om t hei nhous es ommel i erwho haspr i v i l egedacces st oM. B. ’ swi necel l ar .I ti st hel ar ges ti n t heCanar yI s l andst hankst o ov er600 r ef er enceswhi ch emanat epr i mar i l yf r om Fr ance,Spai n,Chi l eandAus t r al i a. Bef or e we wer ei nv i t ed t o commence t he s i x di f f er ent cour s es( whi ch wer ees peci al l yt ai l or ed t o myv eget ar i an di et ar yr equi r ement s ) ,wewer et r eat edt owhatt ur nedoutt o beaddi ct i v ef r es hl y cookedwar m br eadaccompani edbya s pect r um ofdi f f er ent -av our ed but t eraswel lasadoz en i nt r i cat el y pr epar edappet i z er s .Amongs tt hem wer eagr een ol i v es us pendedi nCampar ij el l y ,acher r yt omat obombon i nf us edwi t ht hy me,abal lofpar mes anandl emon,at angy pas s i onf r ui twhi s kys ouraswel l ascubesofv er yr ef r es hi ng and pal at ecl eans i ng wat er mel on i nf us ed wi t h Cai pi r i nha. Thes ewer ewor ksofar twhi chwer eal mos tt oogoodt obe eat en. Wi nt er2013/ 14ILuxur i ousMagazi ne


T RAVE LNOTESFROM ALARGEI SLAND Themeal wasopenedwi t hawar ms al adwhi chcombi ned f ar mhous el et t uce,edi bl e ower s ,as par agus ,t omat o s eedsandt hef or merwasi nt er s per s edwi t hs mal l r ol l sof nel ys l i cedav ocado.Thi swaspr oceededbyar i s ot t oof f ennel ,av er year t hyconcoct i onofwi l dmus hr oomsanda s oy al i kebr ot hwhi chs ur r oundedapoachedeggatt he he a r tof t hepl a t e .Thr oughout ,wa i t e r sga t he r e da r ounde a c h i ndi v i dua l s a ta tt het a bl es ot ha te v e r ype r s onr e c e i v e dt hei r di s hatex act l yt hes amet i me,anot heri l l us t r at i onofM. B. ’ s commi t mentt o ut t erper f ect i on.The f our t h cour s e of t ur bot ,whos et ex t ur ewasmoi s tandf ul lof av our ,was car ef ul l ybal ancedont heper i met eroft hebowlwi t ht he car r otpi l pi ls ot haty oucoul dcombi nei taty ourl ei s ur e wi t hacr eamys mokeys aucewi t hi nt hecr at eroft hedi s h. Thecol dbas i landl emons or betwasequal l yahi t ,and wascl ev er l yper chedonabedoff r oz enj uni per ,ani ce cont r as tt ot hehotdi s heswhi chcamebef or e. Fordes s er t ,gol dcut l er ywasl ai dbef or eusasi ft os i gnal t hear r i v al ofs omet hi ngt r ul ys peci al ,andi twas .Thepi èce der es i s t ancewasundoubt edl yt hei cedchocol at es ponge whi chhadamous s el i ket ex t ur eands i mpl ymel t edasi t hi ty ourt ongue.Fort he r s tt i me,t hewhol et abl ef el l s i l ent t hankst oi t sheav enl ycompos i t i on.Joi nedbycof f eei ce cr eam,f r oz enwhi s kyandahaz el nutcake,t hi sdes s er t engul f ed y our s ens es and was s i mpl y magnicent . Fur t her mor e,t he l at t erpar toft he mealwasmat ched beaut i f ul l y wi t has mokey 2011 Negr amol lr ed f r om Lanz ar ot ewhi chwasa r m per s onalf av our i t eoutoft he l ocal Canar i anwi ness er v eddur i ngt heev eni ng.Asi ft her e wasadangerofl eav i ngM. B.hungr y ,wewer es er v ed pet i t sf our sand her balt eawhi chwasl i t er al l yt i med t o per f ect i ont hankst ot abl et opeggt i mer s .Bef or el eav i ng t het abl e,t her ewasonel as ts ur pr i s e;HeadChef ,Er l ant z Gor os t i z a,madeas ur pr i s eappear ance,t hechancet o per s onal l yt hankt hemanwhohadmas t er mi ndeds uch cr eat i onsal ongwi t hhi s17s t r ongt eam. SomeofM. B. ’ spr oducei sact ual l ys our cedf r om as i x acr el ocalor gani cf ar m byt henameof‘ LaCal abacer a’ whi chi sr unbyt hehi ghl yent hus i as t i c31y earol dManuel Acev edo,af or merr es t aur antwor keri nWas hi ngt onDC, andt hel at es tmemberoft hef ami l yt ot akeov ert her ei ns . Goi ngagai ns tt hemor ecommonus eofpes t i ci desand chemi cal s ,t heypr i det hems el v esonus i ngonl yor gani c i r r i gat i on,ar eci peofnat ur al i ngr edi ent ss uchasor anges , s t i ngi ngnet t l esandt omat oes ,t opr omot et hegr owt hof t hemanydi f f er entv ar i et i esoff r ui tandv eget abl eswhi ch i ncl udepas s i onf r ui t ,z ucchi ni ,Thai bas i l andcucumber s . Abama’ sgues t sar eabl et ov i s i tt hef ar m uponr eques ti f t heys odes i r e. Dur i ngours t a y ,wee qua l l yha dt heoppor t uni t yt os a mpl e di s he sf r om Aba ma ’ sot he re a t e r i e swhi c hc a ne a c h be pr a i s e dont he i rdi f f e r e nta ndwe l l e a r ne dme r i t s .Theàl a c a r t eme nuof t he‘ T a pa s&Wi neBa r ’ ,a ni nt i ma t ev e nuewi t h a r oundonl y20s i t t i ngs , f e a t ur e shota ndc ol dSpa ni s hde l i c a c i e swi t haCa na r i a nt wi s twhi c ha r epr i c e df r om €7each. Luxur i ousMagazi neIWi nt er2013/ 14

Thes er angef r om t hecr eamygaz pachol i k e“ Sal mor ej o” , oct opuswi t ht omat ot ar t ar eandI ber i anham cr oquet t es ,t o t he“ Pi mi ent osdePadr ón” .Thel at t ert r ans l at esaschi l l i pepper sdeepf r i edi nol i v eoi landcov er edwi t hs eas al t , ot her wi s edubbedt he‘ Rus s i anr oul et t eoft apas ’ ,asy ou don’ tndoutt hes t r engt hoft hef oodi nques t i onunt i l y ou t ak ey ourr s tmout hf ul . Fort hos enotwi s hi ngt ol eav et hepool s i de,‘ LosChoz os ’i s ar el ax edr es t aur antpr ov i di ngcompr ehens i v emeal saswel l f r es hs al ads ,t or t i l l aandf r ui tcock t ai l s .I nk eepi ngwi t ht he aquat i ct heme,t he‘ AbamaBeachCl ub’i swher edi ner s mayenj oypl at t er st os har e, s hf r om t hegr i l loras i mpl e s andwi ch,whi l s tbei ngs er enadedbyt hes oundoft hes ea l appi ngt headj acents ands . Comet hemor ni ng,andbr eak f as tat‘ LaVer anda’ ,l ocat ed i nt he‘ Ci t adel ’ ,i sgear edar oundanex t ens i v ebuf f et .I ti s t r ul yhar dt ok now wher et obegi nt ok i ck s t ar tt heday ’ s eat i ngbecaus et her er eal l yi sev er y t hi ngy oucoul d ev er dr eam of ;cer eal s ,nut s ,v ar i ouschees esf r om acr os st he gl obe,f r ui ts al ad,Dani s h pas t r i es ,col d meat s ,f r es hl y pr epar edomel et t es ,mi l k s hak esandt hel i s tgoeson.Ther e i sev ent heoppor t uni t yt ot ak eacompl i ment ar ygl as sof champagneonar r i v al f ort hos ewi s hi ngt os t ar tt hedayon s omet hi ngal i t t l es t r onger .Thes er v i cef r om ‘ LaVer anda’ s ’ s t af fi ss eaml es sandi ti scl eart os eet hatwhatgoeson behi ndt hes ceneshasbeenchor eogr aphedt oper f ect i on. Ass oonasonepl at ei s ni s hed,i ti sr emov ed,andcl ean cut l er yi spl acedont het abl ef ort henex tcour s e. Fori ndi v i dual sr es i di ngi nt heT agor ’Vi l l as ,t heyar ei nv i t ed t odi nei nadedi cat edadul t onl yr es t aur antawayf r om t he cr owdsnamed‘ ElMi r ador ’ .Pr ov i di ngs pect acul arv i ews oft heoceanand ov er l ooki ng t heeat er y ’ si nni t ypool , r es i dent scanoptf oroneoft hehotdi s hesont hes mal l à l a car t e menu s uch as poached eggs ,por r i dge wi t h bananas ,andwafeswi t hpal m honeyf r om LaGomer a, whi l s tcombi ni ngt hef or merwi t hopt i onsf r om t hemor e moder at el y s i z edcol dbuf f et .


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ROLLSROYCE WRAI TH Whenevert heGoodwoodbasedmanuf act ur ermakesan announcement ,t hel uxur yi ndust r yt akesnot e.We knew t hatsomet hi ng speci alwascomi ng asear l i eri n2013, t empt i ngsi l l houet t esst ar t edt oappear ,showi nganew vehi cl et hatwoul dsuggestacombi nat i onofl egendar y l uxur y ,sl eekl i nesand whatwe pr esumed woul d be dynami cabi l t i t y .Ther esul twast heWr ai t h,andyes,i t di dpr ovi deal lt hatwehadhopedf or .Anast oni shi ng vehi cl et hatr ef r eshest hebr and onceagai n and wi l l causeyoungboysar oundt hewor l dt ot akedownt hei r Ki m Kar dashi anpost er s,r epl aci ngt hem wi t hourCar oft heYear ,t heRol l sRoyceWr ai t h. I twasbacki nMar ch2013t hatRol l s Roy cel aunchedone oft hemos ti mpor t antcar si nt hei rl onghi s t or y ,t heWr ai t h.I t i st hemostpower f ulRol l sRoy ceev erbui l tand of f er s 624bhp/ 465kW,800Nm oft or queat1, 500r pm anda s pr i ntf r om 0t o60mphi nj us t4. 4s econds .Ati t shear ti s t hehal l mar kRol l s Roy ceat t r i but esofl ux ur y ,r enement andhandcr af t s mans hi p,butt henewmodel f r om t hewor l d’ spi nnacl esuper l uxur ymar que al s opr es ent sauni quechar act erdened bypower ,st y l eanddr ama. Wi t hj us tahi ntoft henoi r .

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LM:Youpar t ner edwi t hZeni t hWat ches.How di dt hi s comeaboutandwhi cht i mepi ecedi dyouwear ? Thedayaf t erIpas s edt he100km/ hbar r i eri n2010i n Nami bi a, JeanFr édér i c Duf our ,t he CEO of Zeni t h Wat ches ,cal l edmeandas kedmewhet herI woul dl i ket o becomeas s oci at edwi t ht hel ux ur ySwi s sbr and. I twasanof f erIcoul dn’ tr ef us eand f ort henex tt hr ee y ear s ,ev enwhenI wascompet i ng,I wor eZeni t h’ sbeaut i f ul ags hi p‘ El Pr i mer o’St r i ki ngT ent ht i mepi ecewhi chhasa l egendar yi nhous emov ement .

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An d r e wGe o g h e g a ni st h ewi n n e ro f t h e Br i t i s hJ e we l l e r s As s o c i a t i o n( BJ A) ‘ De s i g n e ro ft h eY e a r ’ a wa r d2 0 1 3 . Th ea n n ou n c e me n tc a me f ol l owi n ga n a wa r dsc e r e mon yi nBi r mi n gh a ma t t h ee n d o f l a s t y e a r . An dr e wf o u g h t o f f h i sc o mpe t i t i o n , t h ev e r yt a l e n t e dJ e s s i c aF l i n n De s i gn s , B a b e t t e Wa s s e r m a n n , L u c y Q u a r t e r m a i n e , De a k i na n dF r a n c i sa n dCh a r mi a nBe a t on D e s i g n t o s c o o p t h e a w a r d . “ I t ’ sa ni nc r e di bl ea c hi e v e me nt ”Andr e w s a i dofhi swi n,“ 2013ha sbe e na not he r r e ma r k a bl ey e a rf orAG.Ic ont i nue t o des i gn and cr eat e wi t ht he s ame i nt e ns epa s s i ona nd boundl e s se ne r gy wi t hwhi c hIs t a r t e d( a l be i twi t hs l i ght l y l e s ss l e e pnow s i nc emys onwa sbor n) . My ai m has al way s been t o cr eat e me s me r i s i ngde s i gnsa t t hev e r yhe i ght of opul ence and l ux ur y , es s ent i al l y put t i ng my al li nt o ev er y pi ece and c r e a t i ngs ome t hi ngwhi c hhe l pspe opl e t oe x pr e s st he i rl ov e .I t ’ s myf a nba s e whos ev ot e sha v egotmet hi sa wa r da nd t ha ti sgr e a tt ok nowbe c a us eI putt he m a tt hef or e f r ontofe v e r y t hi ngI de s i gn.I t ’ s huge l ye x c i t i ng t i me sf orAG at t he moment as we l ook t o begi n ex por t i ng nex ty ear – maki ng our i nt e r na t i ona l de buti nMuni c h. We ’ v ea l s o mov e dt o a be a ut i f ulc onv e r t e df a r m bui l di ng i nt hemi ddl eoft heY or k s hi r e c ount r y s i de–Iha v eaf e e l i ngi ns pi r a t i on wi l lbe atan al lt i me hi gh once I ’ m s ur r ounde dbye v e nmor eofourgl or i ous - landscape.”


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Emba r k i ngonane w dy na s t yi nl ux ur y t i me pi e c e sf orl a di e s ,Ul y s s e Na r di n ope n st h ec ol l e c t i onwi t ht h es pe l l bi n di n g “ J a de ” .The mode lc a pt i v a t e si ni t s de s i gn,c ommuni c a t i ngbol df e mi ni ni t y and moder ni t y emphas i z ed by t he pr e c i ousge ms t onea ndi t sna me s a k e , j a de .

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Thet opmode l oft hi ss e r i e swi l l f e a t ur e f oure x qui s i t e gr e e nj a de hor ns t ha t a nkt hebe z e l—ama gnic e ntr i ngof e me r a l dsa nddi a mondsi nt hes ubt l y a nds upr e me l ye l e ga nts nows e t t i ng.A mot he r of pe a r l di a l ,a l s oa dor ne dwi t h di a mon ds , f u r t h e r e n h a n c e st h ee x qu i s i t e s t y l eoft het i mepi ece.Jadei st he a gs hi pt i me pi e c ei nt hi sne w Ul y s s e Na r di nc ol l e c t i onf orl a di e sa ndma r k sa r s ti n Ul y s s e Na r di n hi s t or y .Ne v e r be f or eha sUl y s s eNa r di nde s i gne da nd pr oduced an i nhous e mov ement ex cl us i v el yf ora l adi es col l ect i on, demons t r at i ng t he manuf act ur er ’ s c ommi t me ntt oi t sf e ma l ec l i e nt e l e . Wi nt er2013/ 14ILuxur i ousMagazi ne


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Loui sMoi ne tl a unc he st hr e ene wt our bi l l ons ,t heDr a gon,De r r i c ka nd As t r obl a de .Ea c hmode l i sl i mi t e dt o12pi e c e swi t ht heDr a gonc os t i ng CHF260' 000a ndt het woot he rmode l sc os t i ngCHF280' 000.The Dr a goni sa v a i l a bl ei nr os egol da ndt heDe r r i c ka ndAs t r obl a dei nwhi t e gol d. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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T o u r b i l l o nwi t ht h r e eg o l dBr i d g e s Thede s i gnoft hef a mousGi r a r dPe r r e ga uxT our bi l l onwi t h t hr ee gol d Br i dgesnotonl ybal ancesaes t het i cswi t h t echni calpr owe s s :i te s t a bl i s he sane wv i s i onofwa t c hma k i ng-s y mbol i ca nde t e r na l -c r e a t i ngabur s t of e mot i on, nour i s hedbyaf ant as t i cs t or yandbor ni nt hehandsof t a l e nt e dwa t c hma k e r s .Thet our bi l l ons y s t e mi sa l s ot he s ubj e c tof pa r t i c ul a rc a r ea si t s80c ompone nt sne e dt obe a s s e mbl e di na10mi l l i me t e rdi a me t e r .Thec a ge ,l i k et he e s c a pe me nta ndpa l l e t sbr i dgea r ec ha mf e r e da ndha ndpol i s he da sa r et hegol da dj us t me nts c r e ws . TheGP09600 s e l f wi ndi ng mov e me nt ope r a t e si nt he ba c k gr ound. Ent i r e l yde s i gne da nd a s s e mbl e di nt he Ma nuf a c t ur e ’ s wor k s hops ,i tof f e r st he qua l i t i e s oft he gr e a t e s tFi ne Wa t c hma k i ngme c ha ni s ms :t hos et ha ts t r i k et hepe r f e c t ba l a nc ebe t we e na r ta ndt e c hni que . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Ont hedi a ls i de ,t het i me pi e c er e v e a l s t het wooppos i t e st ha ta ni ma t ee v e r y wa t c hmov e me n t : wi n di n ga n dr e gu l a t i on . Whi l et het our bi l l onme c ha ni s m ma k e s r e gul a t i onmor epr e c i s ebyr e duc i ngt he e f f e c tof gr a v i t y , t h emi c r or ot orh a r n e s s e s t hi ss a mepowe rt os uppl ye ne r gyt ot he geart r ai n,t husex pl oi t i ng bot ht he pos i t i v ea nd ne ga t i v ei mpa c t s oft he Ea r t h’ sgr a v i t a t i on.The ha ndsdi s pl a y t het i mef r om a nof f c e nt r ea x i s .Se r ge Mi c he l , owne r of Ar mi nSt r om, s a i d: “ We a r e de l i ght e d t o l a unc h t he ne w T our bi l l on Gr av i t y Fi r e atsuch a pr e s t i gi ous oc c a s i on.As wi t ha l lour t i me pi e c e s ,t hi s wa t c h de mons t r a t e s t hehi ghe s tl e v e lofha ndma dec r a f t s ma ns hi p,whi c hha sbe e nt hes uc c e s s be hi ndAr mi nSt r om f orov e r40y e a r s .I t i sat i me pi e c et ha twi l lpr ov ei r r e s i s t i bl e f orc ol l e c t or s who v a l ue t hi sl e v e lof ma nuf a c t ur e . ”


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Ent e rt hewor l dofi nni t es pi r a l sa nd c ol or f ul r a i nbows . Di a monds , s a pphi r e s , e me r a l ds ,t s a v or i t e sc r e a t es pon t a n e ou s s wi r l sofl i ghta ndl us t e r ,l i k et hel e a pi ng a me sofabonr e ,hi ghe ne r gy ,hi gh s t y l e .The Al l e gr a Br a c e l e ts ha r e sa woma n’ smos tt r e a s ur e dmome nt s ,a c oola nd r e l a x e d da yora ni nt i ma t e c a ndl e l i ghtdi nne r .The s epr e c i ousa nd unf or ge t t a bl eme mor i e sbe l ongt ohe r a ndhe rAl l e gr aBr a c e l e t .Na me da f t e r t hee l de s tda ught e rofFa wa zGr uos i , t he ne w Al l e gr a Br a c e l e tCol l e c t i on c ome si npi nka ndwhi t egol d,wi t ha l e a t he rba ndof f e r e di nav a r i e t yof10 c ol or s .

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Onet ha tha st ha ts pe c i a lt a l e nti sCl a udi oPi no. Cl a udi oi s one oft hos e de s i gne r st ha tc r e a t e s pi e c e st ha tc l e v e r l yc ombi ne ss c ul pt ur e ,a r ta nd j e we l si nt os ome t hi ngt ha tnotonl yl ook sc ompl e t e l y I ndi v i dual ,butatt hes amet i mebeaut i f ul .The combi nat i onofc ol our sheus e si soneoft hema i n c ompone nt swi t hi na l l hi sde s i gns .Hei spa s s i ona t e a bout ge ms t one sa ndf a s c i na t e dbyt he i rpr ope r t i e s . Hej ux t apos esi cys i l v erwi t ht hewar m gl ow of gol d,cal m gr eenemer al dswi t hv i v i dr edr ubi es , c ompl i me nt e dwi t ht hef r e s hhueofwhi t epe a r l s . Whe ny oubr ows eCl audi o' scol l ect i ons ,t heyal l bear wi t ness t ot he hi st or i calgr andeur of j ewel l er ymaki ng,whi l eatt hes amet i met heyar e c ompl e me nt e dbyc ont e mpor a r yt one s . Wi nt er2013/ 14ILuxur i ousMagazi ne


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Theai m of ent r yl ev el t r ai ni ngi st ocompl et eas er i esof s ki l l t es t sand v edi v es–oneofwhi chi sat20met r es .Gr oup t r ai ni ngi sbot hcl as s r oom bas edandpr act i cal .Thegood t hi ngaboutdi v i ngi nMal t ai st haty oucan ndmanys hal l ow s pot st odi v es oy oudon’ thav et os pendt i mepr act i ci ngi n t hepool .I tmeanst haty ou’ l lgetmor eunder wat ers i ght s eei ngt hanav er agewhens t ar t i ngout . I nt he cl as s r oom,y ou l ear n al laboutadapt i ng t ot he under wat erwor l d.Asl andcr eat ur es ,ourbodi esar eus ed bei ng pi nned t ot he ear t h byt he f or ce ofgr av i t y .But SCUBA( Sel f Cont ai nedUnder wat erBr eat hi ngAppar at us ) equi pmentchanged al loft hat .The br eat hi ng s uppl y al l owst hedi v ert oex pl or et heunder wat erwor l d.Cl i v e ex pl ai nst hei mpor t antphy s i cal ef f ect sofdes cendi ngand as cendi ngi nt hewat ers oy oucanunder s t and ex act l y howy ou’ r eabl et os ur v i v ei nt hes ea. Butbef or ey ou go i nt he wat ert her e ar es ome bas i c under wat ers ki l l st omas t er .Thes er angef r om equi pment c he c k swi t hourdi v ebuddi e s ,t ounde r wa t e rc ommuni c a t i on wi t heachot her ,al lofwhi char ekeyt oy ours af et yand i mpr ov i ng y ourdi v i ng.Bot h ment al l y and phy s i cal l y ,I r ehear s edt hehands i gnal st os ayIwasOKorwant edt o s ur f ace.Wi t ht her egul at ory ourmout hands peechnota r eal i s t i copt i on,i ti si mpor t antt ogett hes es i gnal ss poton. Wheny ou’ r e nal l yr el eas ed f r om t hecl as s r oom y ou’ r e eagert ogeti nt ot hes ea.Butt her ei sal otof f afngar ound bef or ey ougeti n.Youhav et oas s embl et anks ,donwet s ui t sandabuoy ancycompens at i ondev i ceorBCD.The l as tt hi ngy ouneedt oputonar et hemas kandy our ns . Jus tt r ycl ums i l ywadi ngi nwi t ht hem on.Your r s tt as k i st o puty ourr egul at oronand s i tont heocean oor , br eat hi ngi nandout . Luxur i ousMagazi neIWi nt er2013/ 14

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Ther eari schar act er i s edbyLEDl i ght sandf ourbeaut i f ul l y cr af t ed dual t ube s por t st ai l pi pes ,and t he v es poke 21i nc hCa y e nneSpor t Edi t i onwhe e l sa r eni c e l ya c c e nt ua t e d byy el l owbr akecal i per s .Roofr ai l si nhi ghgl os sbl ackal s o comeasanaddedopt i on. Thes umpt uousf ul l l e a t he r i nt e r i or , whi c hi sc ompl e me nt e dby chr omeandcar bont r i m,i sbeaut i f ul l yl ai doutandy ouget t hei mpr es s i ont haty ouhav ear r i v edi nanai r cr af tcockpi t ast hecabi ni ss obut t onheav y .Mos toft hes es wi t ches , whi chs panf r om t heAct i v eSus pens i onManagement( t he chas s i ss et up)t ot hos ef orof f r oadi ng and numer ous ot hers y s t ems ,bor dert heTi pt r oni cSgears el ect or .The ex t r emel y comf or t abl e 18way adapt i v es por t ss eat s come wi t h a memor ypackage meani ng t haty ou can eas i l yr es t or eupt ot hr eef av our i t epos i t i onst oens ur et he opt i mum di s t ancet ot heal cant ar aSpor t Des i gns t eer i ng andt hepedal box .

Abov ei saHol l y woodes que‘ u’s hapedi nt er i orl i ght ,and s i t uat edbehi ndt her earv i ew mi r r ori sauni v er s alr emot e cont r ol whi chcanbepr ogr ammedt ooper at eupt ot hr ee i ndi v i dual el ect r oni cgat esandgar agedoor s .

Por s chedes i gner scr eat ednew l eat heri nt er i orpack agesi nf r es hcol our s and pat t er nss pecical l ychos en f ort he new Cay enneT ur bo S.T hes e i nt er i orf eat ur esar eav ai l abl ei nBl ack/Car r er aRedorBl ack/L ux orBei ge combi nat i ons . Wi nt er2013/ 14ILuxur i ousMagazi ne


MOT ORI NGPORSCHECAYENNETURBOS Howev er ,i ti st hePor s cheCommuni cat i onManagement ( PCM) s y s t em,whi chot her wi s et r ans l at esasas ev eni nch hi ghr es ol ut i on col ourt ouchs cr een di s pl ay ,t hatt akes cent r es t age.Comi ngwi t hi t sv er yowns i z eabl ei ns t r uct i on manual ,i ti sact ual l yv er yi nt ui t i v et ous eandi swher et he s at el l i t enav i gat i on,DVD pl ay erandr adi ocanbef ound. Ourt es tcarwasal s ot t edwi t ht heTVant enna,s ot he PCM doubl esupasat el ev i s i on( compl et ewi t hFr eev i ew channel sf orUK cus t omer s )whent hev ehi cl ei ss t at i c. Whet hery ouar ewat chi ngt henewsoraf oot bal l mat ch, t he pi ct ur er el ay edi scr y s t al cl eari nar easofgoodr ecept i on. Theacous t i cex per i encecomescour t es yoft he585wat t BOSE速 Sur r oundSoundSy s t em whi chi smadeupof14 l ouds pe a k e r sdot t e da r oundt hec a r .Thi sc a nbeupgr a de d t oa16s pe a k e rBur me s t e r 速a udi opa c k a gea ta na ddi t i ona l cos t ,butf oraci onados ,t heBOSE速 s peaker sar ecr y s t al cl eari nt hei rdel i v er ywhenei t herl i s t eni ng t o mus i cor wat chi ngt heTV ,r egar dl es sofwher ey ouar epos i t i onedi n t hecar .ThePCM al s opl ay shos tt ot hedi s pl ayf ort he Par kAs s i s twhi chi snotal i v ei mage.Thi scant her ef or e makemanoeuv r i ngi nnar r ows pacesabi tmor et r i cky ,but i snev er t hel es scl earenought oj udget hedi s t ancet ot he cl os es tobs t acl e. Pas s enger si nt her earar ef arf r om l ef toutandequal l y hav et heopt i onofheat eds eat s .Theyar eal s ot r eat edt o s ubt l eandl ux ur i oust ouchess uchasdoor mount edas ht r ay swhi char ei l l umi nat ed uponopeni ng,dualr eadi ng l i ght s ,i naddi t i ont oas epar at eci gar et t el i ght ert opower anyel ect r oni cdev i ces .Fur t herback,t her ei sampl eboot s pacewi t h670l i t r esofs t or ageav ai l abl ewhi chcanbe ex t endedt o1, 780whent hes eat sar er et r act ed.

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“ T h eb u l g i n gc o n t o u r so ft h eT u r b oSa n dt r a p e z i u ms h a p e df r o n tg r i l l j u s tg i v e i tt h a tmo r ed o mi n a n tr o a dp r e s e n c eo v e rc o mp e t i t o rmo d e l si ni t sc l a s s . ” T ur ni ng t hePor s ches por t s car s haped key r esup t he i mmacul at el ydes i gned 4. 8l i t r et wi nt ur bochar ged V8 engi newhi chof f er s750Nm oft or queandas t agger i ng 550hp.T oputi ti nt ocont ex t ,t hi smakest heT ur boS equal t oaLambor ghi ni Gal l ar doi nt er msofpowerout put . Wi t honl yal i ghtt ouchoft het hr ot t l e,62mphi sr eached i nj us t4. 5s econdswhi chi s0. 2f as t ert hani t scl os es t r el at i on,t heCay enneT ur bo,and0. 3qui ckert hant he911 Car r er a.Thi si sas s i s t edbyt hehi ghl yr es pons i v eei ght s peedTi pt r oni cSgear boxwhi chf eat ur esan“ aut omat i c” aswel lasa“ manual ”modef ordr i v er swhopr ef ert oup a nddowns hi f tus i ngt hes t e e r i ngwhe e l mount e dpa ddl e s . Cons i de r i ngt ha t t hec a r we i ghsov e r t wot onne s , a c c e l e r a t i on i sbl i s t er i ngl yf as t ,s omuchs ot hatanyot herr oadus er s l i t er al l ybecomedi s t antmemor i esandt i nydot si ny our mi r r or s .TheT ur boShasmi ndbl owi ngs t oppi ngpowert o mat ch t hankst ot he hi ghl yef f ect i v e Por s che Cer ami c Compos i t eBr akes( PCCB)whi chpr ov i deas t abl eand pr eci s epedal r es pons e. Whencor ner i ngorcr ui s i ngont heopenr oad,t her i deon t hel ow pr ol et y r esi ss moot handni cel ybal anced( t her e i sal i t t l eaddednoi s eonmor ecoar s es ur f aces ) . Luxur i ousMagazi neIWi nt er2013/ 14

I ti snev er t hel es shar dt ocompl et el yappr eci at ewhatt he cari sf ul l ycapabl eofasy ouonl yus eaf r act i onoft her ev r angewhent r av el l i ngatt hemax i mum UKl egal l i mi tof70 mph.Por s chei sf ul l yawar eoft hi sandev er yT ur boScus t omeri nt heUKi si nv i t edt opar t i ci pat ei nacompl i ment ar y hal f daycour s eatt hei rEx per i enceCent r ei nSi l v er s t onet o r eal i set het r uepot ent i aloft hi scari na‘ super v i sed’ e nv i r onme nt .Thi si sj us ta swe l l ,a si tc a nr e a c has t a gge r i ng t ops peedof175mph.


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Vi s i bi l i t yt hr ought her earandwhenus i ngt heel ect r oni cal l y r et r act abl ewi ngmi r r or si sex cel l entandt heT ur boSi s bot hef f or t l es sandas heerpl eas ur et odr i v e,whet heron count r yr oads ,mot or way sorar oundt hemor econges t ed ci t ys t r eet s .Thet echni cal s pecicat i onf ort hecarquot es acombi nedf ueleconomy gur eof24. 6mpgwhi chwi l l pr ov i dear angeofar ound300mi l esonaf ul lt ank( 100 l i t r es )bef or ey ous t ar tt oputy ourf ootdown.TheAut o St opSt ar t ,whi chi sunobt r us i v e,i sal s o‘ on’ass t andar d t ohel pcons umpt i onandr educeemi s s i onswheni dl i ng. Al t houghwedi dn’ thav et hechancet ot aket heT ur boS onr oughgr ound,i ti saper f ect l ycapabl eof f r oaderf or t hos ewi s hi ng t ot a c k l et hemor ec ha l l e ngi ng t e r r a i na nd c ome sc ompl e t ewi t ht her e qui r e ds uppor ts y s t e msi nc l udi ng hi l l des centcont r ol . I t ’ seas yt os eewhyt heT ur boSi sPor s che’ s ags hi p4x 4 andwhyt heCay ennehasbecomeoneoft hemar que’ s mos tpopul armodel sov ert hel as tdecade,becaus et hi s cart r ul yi sanex qui s i t epi eceofGer manengi neer i ng.

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Wheni tcomest ot het i mewhenPor s chehast ogoone bet t er ,t her ewi l l nodoubtbeal otof heads cr at chi ngt odo i nSt ut t gar t ,ast heT ur boSi ss i mpl ys uper b. T o ar r angeat es tdr i v e,ort o nd outmor eaboutt he Por s chemodel r ange,v i s i twww. por s che. com

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“ Wh e ni tc o me st ot h et i mewh e n P o r s c h eh a st og oo n eb e t t e r , t h e r ewi l l n od o u b tb eal o to f h e a ds c r a t c h i n gt od oi nSt u t t g a r t , a st h eT u r b oSi ss i mp l ys u p e r b . ”

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PERSONSOF I NTEREST Da mi e nFi not FounderandCoowner

LaPr uneFr ance ByAust r al i anar t i st ,Ti mot hyJohn.

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Li l i t ht hebar mai dgavemeade ni t escowlasI asked herwhatwasgood behi nd t he bar .She poi nt edt oachal kboar dannounci ngt hespeci al t y oft hehouse,soIdi dwhatIwast ol dandor der ed aj ugoft hehoney avor edFar gobeer ,andr et i r ed t oaqui ett abl e,t owai tf ormycompani on. Wehadar r angedt omeetatLeT r oi s i èmeT ent at i onasI had beent ol di twasTHEpl acet ogoi nPar i sandi twasal way s l l edwi t hwomen. I hadcomet ot al kt oDami enFi nott o nd outmor eaboutt hemanandhi scompany , LaPr uneFRANCE. Fi t hewai t r es sbr oughtt hej ugofhoney av or edFar go beert omeasI s atandwai t ed.T obehones t ,whi l eFiwas v er ypr et t y ,s hes eemedal i t t l eal oofanddi s t ant ,y oumi ght ev ens ay ,i ndi f f er entt ome,may bes heandLi l i t hwer ebot h hav i ng“ of f ”day s ? Ihear dt he t abl e ofgi r l s nextt o me gi ggl e as Fi uncer emoni ous l ydr oppedt hej ugandgl as s esonmyt abl e and wi ggl ed away .If el ta s ens e ofner v ous nes s ,I dr a nk …. a ndwa i t e d…dr a nks omemor e …a ndwa i t e ds t i l l .I l ook e ddowna tmywa t c h,Da mi e nwa s35mi nut e sl a t e … a l mos taj ugofbe e rl a t e… af e w we i r ds t a r e sa ndgi ggl e s l a t e … ma y beIs houl dha v ei nt e r v i e we da not he rwa t c hguy , t he ya r ene v e rl a t e ,butI r e a l l ywa nt e dt ot a l kt oDami en. Luxur i ousMagazi neIWi nt er2013/ 14

Act ual l yImi ghthav ebeen35mi nut esear l y ,butt hepoi nt was ,I wast her eandDami enwasnot . As haf tofl i ghtcutt hr ough t he dar knes s as Dami en ent er edt hr ought hedooroft hebar ,Ihadf or got t eni twas onl yar ound mi dday ,t hebars eemed t o bel ock ed i nt o ni ght ,asal lgoodbar ss houl dbe.Iwav edandDami en wav edback ,I s t oodandr eachedoutt os hak ehands ,butI waspul l edi nandgr eet edwi t ht hev er yEur opean,VERY Par i s i ancheekk i s s .Iam nev err eal l ys ur eoft hecor r ect pr ocedur eher e,s ol i k eaner v ousgi r latt hepr om,Il et Dami ent aket hel ead… Il enti nand gotaqui ckand r el ax ed l ef t. . . r i ght . . . l ef tki s s and Ideni t el yf el tt he at mos pher e ar ound me change.Iges t ur ed atFi f or anot herj ugofbeer ,asmyt hi r s tandDami en’ st ar di nes s s eemedt ohav eempt i edt he r s t . Fihadchanged.Shehast ur nedt hatf r ownups i dedown ands hes mi l edatmeandnoddedt oLi l i t ht ochar ge anot herr oundf ort hemenatt abl e8. I f el tbet t er .


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T h e g o a l f o r u s i s a l w a y s t o s a t i s f y t h e o r i g i n a l i t y o f o u r c l i e n t s b y o f f e r i n g t h e m t h e m o s t n o b l e m a t e r i a l s a n d t h e m o s t l u x u r i o u s f i n i s h e s .

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PE OPL EDAMI ENFI NOT TJ:SoDa mi e n,be f or ewege tt oof a r i nt ot hi ngs ,can Ias kal i t t l eabout y our s el f ?Whe r ey ouwe r ebor n,a nda bi ta bouty ourf a mi l yl i f e ? Att hi spoi nt ,myne w BFFFic a r e f ul l y a ndt hought f ul l ypl a c e st hej ugofbe e r ont het a bl e ,a ndwi t has mi l e ,a nda v oi l a ! . . . . t ur ns a nd wi ggl e sa wa y ,he r t i ghtpe nc i l s k i r tt r y i ngha r dt ok e e pup wi t ht hede ma ndspl a c e duponi t . I wa s me s me r i z e dbyt hej unki nFi’ st r unk , f ora mome ntIa m l os ti n he a dy t hought sof Pa r i sa ndFia ndt r unk s . D. F:Ti m,a r ey ouok ? TJ:I t hi nks hef a nc i e sme . D. F:Who? TJ:Wha t ? D. F:Be e r ? TJ:Don’ ta s k ,j us tdr i nk .So,now… a bouty ou? D. F:Ohy e s , s ur eTi m, nopr obl e ms , I wa sbor ni nPa r i sa nds pe nt mos t of my e a r l yl i f et r a v e l i nga l la r oundt hewor l d di s c ov e r i ngne wc ount r i e s , c ul t ur e sa nd pe opl e .I twa sawonde r f ul l i f e . My par ent s has been v er y open mi nded and t hei rwi s hes f ort hei r chi l dr en wa sa l wa y st ol e a r na bout pe opl ea nd notbe i gnor a ntoft he wor l d. . T oda yI ha v e3c hi l dr e na ndI f e e l t hes a mea smypa r e nt sIl i k et ot r a v e l wi t h my f a mi l ya nd s pe nd t i me t o e x pl a i nwor l dt omyc hi l dr e n,s ot he y ha v et hebi ggerpi ct ur ei nt hei rmi nd. . Icons i dert hati t ' soneoft hemos t i mpor t antt hi ngf orf ut ur egener at i ons , and can onl y hel pt o encour age unde r s t a ndi nga ndt ol e r a nc ebe t we e n c ul t ur e s .It hi nki gnor a nc ebr e e dsf e a r a ndt ha ti snotgood.

TJ:I a gr e ee nt i r e l y ,t hemor ewek now ofe a c hot he rt hebe t t e runde r s t a ndi ng a ndt ol e r a nc eweha v ea ndt hebe t t e r wor l dwec r e a t e . So…wha twe r ey oul i k ea sac hi l d?? DF:I a mf e e l i ngl i k eI a mi nt he r a py Ti m… Mymot he ra l wa y st ol dme , I wa sani c e k i d,r e a dye a c hmor ni ngt ol e a r na nd unde r s t a ndt hi ngs .It hi nkofmy s e l fa s be i ng,ope nmi nde d,a l wa y sa s k i ng a boutot he r s ,a l wa y st r y i ng t ol e a r n mor et ha nt heda ybe f or ea nd( j ok i ngl y ) ma y beIwa ss e t t i ngupmyne t wor ka t t hi st i me ?I not he rwor dsI wa nt e dt obe f oc us e donope ni ngmye y e se v e r yt i me I c oul d,l e a r ni nga smuc ha spos s i bl e . TJ:Di dy ouf ull l y ourc hi l dhood hope sa nddr e a ms ,I k nowI ha dt he dr e a m of be c omi nga na r t i s tf r om t he a geof a bout12,a ndt ha nk f ul l yI wa s a bl et oa c hi e v et ha t . DF:Y e s ,i ti sma gi c a l whe nadr e a mi s r e a l i z e d,a nd f ory ou t o be c ome a n a r t i s tmus tha v ebe e nwonde r f ul .T obe hone s t ,a nd t hi sma ys e e ms t r a nge , but ,y e s ,oneofmyhope se v e na tt hi s t i me ,t hi sy ounga ge ,wa st os e tupmy ownc ompa ny ,t obemyownpe r s on, doi ngt hi ngswi t hpe opl ea l l a r oundt he wor l d,t r a v e l i ngt odi s c ov e ra ndhopi ng f orabe t t e rwor l d. Mydr e a mswe r ea l wa y sf oc us e d on di s c ov e r y .Iwoul dha v ebe e nha ppyt o

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l i v ei nanycount r y ,If el tIwasachi l d ofuni v er s e,t hewor l dwasmi ne,and Iwases peci al l ygl adt os pendt i me l e a r ni ngma nyl a ngua ge s . . .Mydr e a ms and hopescame t r ue f ors ome of t hem,andt odayI ' ms t i l l dr eami ng. TJ:Soy out r a v e l e dal oti nc hi l dhood, t hati ss uchagr eatt hi ng,t ogi v ea wor l dper s pect i v e,andgr eatt haty ou nows har et hatwi t hy ourchi l dr en.I ti s al s o good t ol ett he dr eamerl i v e wi t hi n us ,i tl eadsust oi nt er es t i ng pl aces .I am s eei ngt hi sconnect i onof t r av elandal ov eofbeaut i f ult hi ngs l eadi ngy out owher ey ouar et oday , cr eat i ngs uchamaz i ngl uggageand t r av el pi eces ,doy out hi nkt hatchi l dhood and t hatj our ney and dr eam l eady out ot hecr eat i onofLaPr une Fr ance,whi ch It hi nk was back i n 2007?


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D. F: It hi nky ouma ybec or r e c t ,I ' v ea l wa y swa nt e dt ocr eat e pr oduct sofqual i t yandbeaut i f ulni s hi ng,andt hef actt hatI had t hi swor l dv i s i onanddes i r eofdi s cov er yandt r av el ,l eadmet o wher eI am now.I r e me mbe roneda y , whi l es t i l l ac hi l d, I di s c ov e r e d i nt heat t i cofmypar ent sabeaut i f ull eat hert r unk .Iwant edt o openi tand ndouthow i twasmade.Si ncet hatday ,Ik new I wasgoi ngt omak ebeaut i f ul cus t om t r unk s .Iwant edt obr i nga s t y l i s hs i deandabov ewhocanpl eas eourcus t omer s ,mak i ng t hem al s odi s cov ert hatwecoul dmanuf act ur ecus t ommade, t hatcoul ds t i l l wor k nel eat her sandex ot i cl eat her s .Ul t i mat el y i mpor t antt omei nt hi sadv ent ur eandt hedes i r ewasal s ot o wor kwi t hf r i endsands har et hi sadv ent ur e.

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ReefVi l l a&Spa Fr om r omant i c wal ks al ong t he s andy pal ms t r ewnbeach,t ocandl el i tdi nner s i nt he t r opi calgar dens ,j ungl es af ar i s , l ei s ur el yboatt r i psal ongBol godaLake s pot t i ng t heodd cr ocodi l eand s har ed s pat r eat ment s ,andt henwi t hal i t t l ebi t ofadv ent ur eandcul t ur et hr owni n,Reef Vi l l a&Spacanof f ert heper f ecthoney moont ot hos ewhodonotj us twantt ol i e onabeachal l dayl ong.

Reef Vi l l a&Spai sas pect acul arandl ux ur i ous bout i quehot eli nSr iLankas eti nt hr eeacr es ofl us h,ex ot i ct r opi calgar dens wi t h pal m f r i nged pav i l i ons and r eect i on pool st hat r ecr eat et her omanceand gr andeurofSr i Lanka. T omai nt ai nt her omanceandpr i v acy ,i tof f er s j us ts ev en uni que and ex cl us i v e pal at i al s ui t es ;t hey ar et he ul t i mat ei n el egance, l ux ur yanddi s cr et i on,des i gnedwi t hbr eat ht aki ngex t r av aganceonI ndoCol oni al l i nes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Fr enchWi nemak erOpensVi ney ar dGues tHous es Awar dwi nni ngFr enchv i ney ar dT ourDeBel f or thasannouncedpl ans t oopengues taccommodat i oni nt hegr oundsofi t spr i v at ef ami l y owneddomai nei nt hebeaut i f ulLotVal l ey .Setami ds tt hi sex cl us i v e es t at e,j us tt wohous eswi l lbeav ai l abl et or entonaweekl ybas i s dur i ngHi ghSeas onwi t ht hev i ney ar d-whi chpr oducesor gani cwi nes -pr ov i di ngt heper f ectbackdr opf orat r anqui lr omant i cr et r eatoras an i dealbas ef ordi s cov er i ng t hi suns poi l tcor nerofSout h Wes t Fr ance. Locat edwi t hi nanat ur alpar k,Domai neT ourDeBel f or ti sownedby t heLi s mondef ami l ywho,t eny ear sago,boughtandl ov i ngl yr es t or ed t hi sanci entbr ambl ecov er edbas t i de,bui l di ngf r om i t sr ui nsani mpr es s i v echat eau,s t at eof t hear twi ner y ,aconf er encecent r eand s paandas el ect i onofcot t agesi nt hegr ounds .Vi s i t or swi l l beabl et o choos ef r om t heT r ogl ody t e,auni quehous ecar v edf r om t her ock i t s el fandr enov at edi nMedi ev als t y l e-andTheFar mhous ewhi chi s bui l tont her emai nsoft hes econdoft wof or t iedt ower st hathav e l entt hei rnamet ot heT ouri nT ourDeBel f or t . Luxur i ousMagazi neIWi nt er2013/ 14


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