$33 Million Celebrity Ranch Listed with Orvis/Cushman & Wakefield

Critically acclaimed actor Val Kilmer is selling his wild expanse of classic Southwest beauty in the Land of Enchantment; the 5,970-acre Pecos River Ranch. Available for the first time in its entirety, Pecos River Ranch is listed for $33,000,000, exclusively through Orvis/Cushman & Wakefield ( Thirty-five minutes southeast of Santa Fe, the 5,330 deeded and 640 leased acres are adjacent […]

Aston Martin Concept Wins at Concorso d’Eleganza, Villa d’Este

At its world debut this weekend, the Aston Martin One-77 has won the Concorso d’Eleganza Design Award for Concept Cars and Prototypes on the shores of Lake Como, Italy. Following the Geneva Auto Salon in March, where the technical illustration was first shown, the rolling chassis has since been completed by hand into the first car presented at Villa d’Este […]

Audemars Piguet Reveals Only Watch Model

Monaco – Reported by Elite Traveler, the private jet lifestyle magazine Once again, Audemars Piguet has responded to the appeal from the Monaco Association Against Muscular Dystrophy (AMM) to support research on Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a highly debilitating neuromuscular disease. For its fourth participation in Only Watch auction, Audemars Piguet’s CEO Philippe Merk recalled “the brand’s attachment to this noble […]

Concorso Italiano Changes Venue

Concorso Italiano®, A Celebration of Italian Style™ is pleased to introduce a spectacular new venue. Now led by Tom McDowell, Concorso’s rich 24-year tradition as a leading participant in the festival of automobiles in the Monterey Peninsula will restore the tradition of prior years and continue to be a destination for those passionate about Italian lifestyle, and most importantly, Italian […]


BaselWorld, the most important trade fair for the global watch and jewelry industry, opened its doors officially today in Basel, Switzerland. Among high-end watch collections that were presented to Elite Traveler editors today, there were high complications, fashion brands delving deeper into watches as accessories, and beautiful bling. High End Designs Maximilian Büsser, founder of MB&F, now has three 100-piece […]


Basel, Switzerland — The BaselWorld watch and jewelry fair continues in Basel, Switzerland, with luxury watch designers presenting collections today that suit sport divers, employ titanium to beautiful effect, represent a new level of attention to watch movements, and put an exciting new twist on time. Dive Watches Thrive For scuba divers—or anyone who likes the look of a sporty […]

Hotel Bel-Air to Debut in October

Los Angeles, California – Reported by Elite Traveler, the private jet lifestyle magazine Dorchester Collection’s Hotel Bel-Air will re-open in October after 24 months of extensive refurbishment and redesign. The new Hotel Bel-Air website now provides access to never-before-seen digital renderings which portray the thoughtful restoration, a collaborative effort between two internationally renowned design teams, Alexandra Champalimaud and Rockwell Group. […]

Hotel Bel-Air To Reopen Summer 2011

Los Angeles, California – Reported by Elite Traveler, the private jet magazine Hotel Bel-Air, one of the Dorchester Collection hotels, will reopen July 2011 after 22 months of extensive renovation and redesign. The thoughtful restoration is a collaborative effort between two internationally renowned design teams, Alexandra Champalimaud and Rockwell Group. The design for the renovation was inspired by the unique […]

InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort Opens on the Son Tra Peninsula

Danang, Vietnam – Reported by Elite Traveler, the private jet lifestyle magazine The highly-anticipated InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort officially opened its doors in June 2012. Tucked away on its own private bay on the Son Tra Peninsula, the stunning property boasts 197 rooms, suites and beachfront villas featuring panoramic views of the East Sea and surrounding rainforest. The resort […]

Park Hyatt Washington Offers Inauguration Package

Washington, D.C. – Reported by Elite Traveler, the private jet lifestyle magazine In honor of the 57th Presidential Inauguration on January 21, 2013, the luxurious Park Hyatt Washington invites guests to celebrate American talents, culture and ingredients with four nights of sophisticated and patriotic living in its spacious Presidential Suite at a special, all-inclusive rate of $57,000. From January 18 […]

Philippe Leboeuf

General ManagerClaridge’s For the last two years, Philippe Leboeuf has been the guardian of one of the hotel world’s gems: Claridge’s. As general manager of London’s revered hotel, he has mastered the skill of preserving a historical treasure while updating it to modern tastes—he enlisted designer David Linley to create a series of new suites in the hotel. Leboeuf took […]

Stylish Raas To Open In Jodhpur

When it opens in December, Raas will be Jodhpur’s hippest, most luxurious, most exciting new hotel to open in years. It lies at the foot of the mighty Meherangarh Fort, in the heart of Jodhpur’s Walled City. It is the only luxury hotel to be based in the old town, and the views directly up to the fort, which looms […]

Tabacon Achieves LHW Eco Certification

Tabacon Achieves LHW Eco Certification La Fortuna, Costa Rica – Reported by Elite Traveler, the Private Jet Lifestyle Magazine Tabacón Grand Spa Thermal Resort in Arenal, Costa Rica, has achieved the Luxury Eco Certification Standard (LECS), becoming the first luxury hotel in that country and the second luxury hotel in the world to pass the intensive desk audit and on-site […]

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Tiret Gotham Auto Chrono Receives a Diamond Treatment

New York, New York – The fully-customizable Tiret Gotham Automatic Chronograph, a unisex watch available in white or black, now comes with 2.5-carat diamond bezel option. Tiret brings an astonishing new look and dependable performance to a classic. Pristine, square-shaped, accurate and customized in design and mechanics, the Automatic Chrono moves on a specifically manufactured movement, exclusive to Tiret and […]

Tiret Gotham Debuts Power Reserve

Declaring an art deco aura with its unbroken flow of definition, linear curves, geometric motifs, color palette, mixed materials and extended capabilities, the Tiret Gotham Power Reserve is a lyrical performance of time. Its purpose is its essence, its philosophy an admired lifestyle. Luxuriate in what you treasure with the comfort of knowing accuracy is certain for a marked duration. […]

Tiret New York and LSE Design, London Launch The ‘Tiret Coupe’ At Baselworld 2009

The ‘Tiret Coupe’ has been created by LSE Design’s highly talented team of designers and skilled automotive engineers. The Tiret Coupe takes the Range Rover to an enhanced level of design, comfort and speed. Tiret New York’s accomplished designer Daniel Lazar has produced luxury timepieces and jewelry since 2004. Tiret’s designs combine sensual shapes, brilliant diamonds, opulent natural hued stones, […]