A ~40 minute video showcasing some of the lavish things that billionaires have.
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$622 million and 590 ft: when seen as the cost and the length of a yacht, these numbers become jaw-dropping figures. Well, they describe Project Azzam- the mega yacht which will become the costliest as well as the largest one in the world as soon as it sails out of the docks of Lurssen – the German shipbuilding company. Azzam will surpass the yacht Eclipse, presently the largest in the world, by 57 ft. The fact that the yacht had to be transferred from Lurssen’s 170 meter long yard to a longer 220 meter long yard because the former failed … Read More
What extend will you spend for a skin care cream? More than the price of gold? Because that’s what you’ll need to do come September 21st when Japanese cosmetics company Shiseido Co. will celebrate the 30th anniversary of its beauty product line “Cle de Peau Beaute” with the release of “La Creme.” The price? Only 1,050,000 yen (approx. $13,260) for the single 50 gram (1.76 ounces) jar.
To many, luxury is defined by elegant supercars, flying in private jets or experiencing luxury vacations. However, this is just the tip of the iceberg, in an ocean full of luxury as far as your eyes can make out. At the helm of this luxury drive stands ‘in your face’ luxury architecture in the form of humongous buildings, towers and skyline dominating skyscrapers. Over the world map, you can scan numerous marvels of modern architecture that have been designed and developed to not only push the boundaries of structural engineering but to bring a sense of awe to all those … Read More
Located on one of the most exotic destinations on the planet, Villa La Leopolda ranks amongst the most spectacular residential complexes in the world and is a place fit for a king. And with the house boasting of former owners like the world’s richest man, Bill Gates or Football Mogul Roman Abramovitch, you know this is no ordinary villa. Valued at an astounding 500 Million dollars, the Villa La Leopolda is situated in Nice, right in the middle of the mesmerizing French Riviera. Amongst its manifold attractions are gorgeous weather, awe inspiring scenery and over eleven acres of pure French … Read More
Well, divorce is painful, no doubts about that. But what will be the case when you are getting a healthy sum for the separation. Money talks more than the relations sometimes and that’s what has happened in this case. Saudi billionaire Adnan Khashoggi’s 1982 divorce settlement with his UK-born wife, Soraya, is among the priciest battles in history, with reports claiming amounts as high as $874 million. Following their 13-year marriage, Soraya sued her ex for $2.54 billion but walked away with a reported $874 million in an out-of-court settlement.
Lavish villas, perfumed houris, costume balls, fabulous deals with foreign … Read More
There is arguably no greater symbol of wealth than an enormous, gleaming, luxurious yacht. Yachts are the ultimate toys for those who have out-earned the modes of common recreation. They offer privacy, extravagance, and comfort tailored to the exact.
In the last decade, the super-rich have entered into a worldwide arms race to build the largest, sleekest, fastest, most over-the-top floating toys a person could imagine. The latest entrant, the gold-plated History Supreme, cost an eye-popping $4.8 billion. The result is a veritable armada of money-soaked super yachts docked in ports across the world.
The yacht was built in … Read More
When a house costs around $1 billion, the boundaries are already crossed. It doesn’t matter what the price is, what matters is the comfort, beauty and luxury.
The house we are talking here, belongs to a man who can be rightly called as the uncrowned king of India. He is undoubtedly the most pioneering Indian that the world may have ever seen and hence Mr. Mukesh Ambani, Chairman, Managing Director, Reliance Industries which happens to be India’s biggest conglomerate, needs no introduction. I don’t want to introduce him as a filthy rich man as that would be a huge understatement. … Read More
Luxury is one of those elements that just can’t be defined by putting a specific category to it. Ranging from luxury cars, luxury yachts or luxury pens, those with fat bank balances have the freedom of inking deals with these possessions. For the real connoisseurs of art and luxury itself, fine writing instruments have for a long time been quite an attractive acquisition and hence millions of dollars are spent each year in auctions and private sales, when it comes to most expensive pens.
From one of the finest makers of luxury writing instruments, Italy based Aurora, comes the most … Read More
With a budget of around £1 million, it is now possible to have a luxurious four night stay at The Goring Hotel. The Hotel became famous after Kate Middleton, The Duchess Of Cambridge spent her last night as a commoner in the Royal Suite of this hotel way back in 2011. With this bit of trivia, the management of the Hotel has provided this luxurious package. The Hotel also claims that this special package is due to the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
The £1 million package includes a luxurious four-night stay at the hotel, a reception with vintage Cristal … Read More