pursuitist.com Archives - 28 March 2017, Tuesday

  • Daily Dream Home: Westcliff

    Daily Dream Home: Westcliff

    pursuitist.com 27 Mar '17, 4am

    Westcliff is one of the oldest and most affluent suburbs of Johannesburg, South Africa and home to the lavish Four Seasons Westcliff . Today’s estate is a European-inspired design, with gracious lines and large rooms. The seven-bedroom home has an intriguing mixture of public and priv...

  • Disney's Aulani Resort offers spectacular Hawaiian luau

    pursuitist.com 25 Mar '17, 7pm

    The Hawaiian luau at Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa is a magical experience that is both authentic and a vacation highlight for the whole family. The KA WA‘A luau is second-to-none and considered among the best luau on the island. Located in Kapolei on the Ko Olina coastline of Oahu, Ha...

  • Inside Hermès' New Multi-Story London Store -

    pursuitist.com 20 Mar '17, 6am

    Staying loyal to its heritage and partners, Hermès teamed up with longstanding collaborators RDAI Architecture, who have has created over 300 store designs for Hermés over the course of 40 years, to do the new store’s interior. Boasting of unique features and architectural elements, t...

  • Daily Dream Home: The Amber

    Daily Dream Home: The Amber

    pursuitist.com 20 Mar '17, 3am

    Tucked into the North Texas town of Little Elm, The Amber commands ten acres of prime equestrian property. This estate was meticulously designed by the Bernbaum Magadini architect firm as a hill country contemporary. The Amber offers an unparalleled standard of elevated living with st...

  • Delta Airlines has invested billions to upgrade its customer experience in-flight and on the ground with enhancements including a new collection of serviceware by Alessi.

    pursuitist.com 16 Mar '17, 12am

    Delta Airlines is investing billions in the customer experience in-flight and on the ground, with enhancements that include a new modern and stylish collection of service products and tableware by Alessi , the renowned Italian design firm. Delta Airlines’ upgrade to the customer exper...

  • Oceania Cruises Culinary Programs for Foodies and Aspiring Chefs

    Oceania Cruises culinary programs for foodies and aspiring chefs

    pursuitist.com 07 Mar '17, 5pm

    Oceania Cruises is well-known for its culinary offerings aboard its fleet, but further enticing foodies to travel with the luxury cruise line are its exceptional cooking classes offered aboard its Riviera and Marina ships as well as full and half-day Culinary Discovery Tours led by it...

  • Oceania Cruises' Marina Review: Luxury on the High Seas

    Oceania Cruises Marina ship offers luxury travel on the high seas

    pursuitist.com 07 Mar '17, 5pm

    in the morning and were very pleased with our “Concierge” level veranda stateroom , which felt more like a well-appointed hotel room rather than a guest room aboard a ship. Our stateroom was 282 square feet in size and had a king-sized bed, sofa (with a pull-out bed), desk, balcony wi...

  • Keep An Eye Out For Christian Louboutin's New Eye Makeup ... - Pursuitist

    Keep An Eye Out For Christian Louboutin's New Eye Makeup Collection

    pursuitist.com 27 Feb '17, 8am

    Synonymous to the red sole, the man sure does know the art of winning over the soul of every diva who loves to wear makeup. Trust Christian Louboutin to understand that only lipsticks , lip liners , nail-paints and fragrances are not enough for a lady who doesn’t shy away from enhanci...

  • Escape NYC for Pleasurable Simplicity at The Roundhouse

    Escape NYC for Pleasurable Simplicity at The Roundhouse

    pursuitist.com 26 Feb '17, 3pm

    New Yorkers looking to escape the concrete jungle have a lot of options. This one tempts them to get in touch with their simpler side. Just an easy Metro-North ride from Midtown, on Main Street in Beacon, New York, those seeking a haven from unnecessary elements will find The Roundhou...

  • A Top Ten Guide to Bermuda à la Bergdorf Goodman -

    pursuitist.com 23 Feb '17, 5pm

    With its mix of British charm and Island soul, Bermuda is a 22 mile-long island with something for everyone. From those famous pink sand beaches to historic towns, landmarks, shopping, and plenty of wildlife adventure, this exceptional destination is only a 90 minute direct flight fro...

  • Daily Dream Home: Woodstock Estate

    Daily Dream Home: Woodstock Estate

    pursuitist.com 19 Feb '17, 10pm

    Wilderness Plantation is a secluded, gated community with access to the Intracoastal Waterway in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. The Woodstock Estate sits on 20 acres of land on Collins Creek with 800 ft bordering wetlands full of cypress trees and abundant wildlife. The estate is a 1...

  • The Top 5 #Spas In The #US #WednesdayWisdom

    The Top 5 Spas In The US

    pursuitist.com 08 Feb '17, 10am

    Canyon Ranch is one of the oldest destination spas in the country and also one of the most luxurious. Founded in the Santa Catalina Mountains in 1979, Canyon Ranch , which also has locations in Lenox, Massachusetts, and Miami, boasts a dizzying array of treatment rooms, fitness facili...

  • World's Best Spas 2017 Revealed

    pursuitist.com 06 Feb '17, 6pm

    A luxury spa in Italy staffed with therapists, masseurs, shamans, musicians and dancers has been dubbed the most “life-changing” spa experience in the world by CN Traveller UK. Editors at the British edition of CN Traveller gave the Borgo Egnazia in Puglia,Borgo Egnazia the lofty titl...

  • Daily Dream Home: L'Orangerie In San Miguel de Allende

    Daily Dream Home: L'Orangerie In San Miguel de Allende

    pursuitist.com 05 Feb '17, 12am

    San Miguel de Allende in Mexico’s central highlands consistently pops up on lists of best places to retire . The area boasts warm weather, gorgeous Spanish baroque architecture, and a low coast of living. It’s no surprise that there is a large expat population. Located just minutes fr...

  • H&M Offers 'See Now, Buy Now' During Paris Fashion Week

    pursuitist.com 28 Jan '17, 9pm

    For the first time, H&M’s fashion show will align with the current season to bring their customers a collection straight off the runway. The H&M Studio collection will be presented during Paris Fashion Week for the brand’s first-ever ‘see now, buy now’ show on March 1st . It will be a...

  • Escondido

    pursuitist.com 28 Jan '17, 1am

  • Los Angeles Classic Auto Show

    pursuitist.com 26 Jan '17, 7pm

    From the Model A Fords to Datsun Group Z Sports cars, the first ever Los Angeles Classic Auto Show promises an automotive treat for all vehicular tastes. In all, the inaugural show, which opens its doors from January 27 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, will play host to over $137...

  • $14 Million Ultra-Luxe Around-the-World Travel Package

    $14 Million Ultra-Luxe Around-the-World Travel Package

    pursuitist.com 24 Jan '17, 5pm

    At an eye-watering $13.88 million, “Passport to 50” is dubbed as a trip for the billionaire client, the kind of traveler with so much money on their hands they don’t have enough time to spend it. Scheduled to launch in August, the trip is designed for a billionaire and 49 of his close...

  • #ORwine

    Cuvee Weekend at The Allison Resort & Spa in Oregon

    pursuitist.com 23 Jan '17, 5pm

    “We are dedicated to providing the best cuisine and wine from the Willamette Valley and are delighted that this year we will be collaborating with a group of celebrated chefs for the third annual Cuvée Weekend at The Allison,” said Pierre Zreik, Managing Director of The Allison Inn & ...

  • Louis Vuitton Opens First Pop-Up Store For Men In Milan

    pursuitist.com 17 Jan '17, 5am

    The ephemeral Louis Vuitton outpost premieres the Spring-Summer 2017 Men’s collection, designed by Kim Jones, Artistic Director of the Louis Vuitton Men’s collections. It is designed to pay homage to the African inspiration, combined with punk influences. This can be seen in form of t...

  • Dryborough Estate, Daily Dream Home

    pursuitist.com 14 Jan '17, 9pm

    Originally known as the Dryborough Estate, the home was used in the 1976 movie W.C. Fields and Me and was also the Pasadena Showcase house in 1987. It has been completely renovated and updated and located on one of the most prestigious streets in La Canada. The Mission Revival Mansion...

  • The Overhead Compartment with Christopher Jackson

    The Overhead Compartment with Christopher Jackson

    pursuitist.com 10 Jan '17, 12pm

    One Last Time. The Room Where It Happened. Right Hand Man. Words that immediately make millions of people in the know smile and nod their heads, because the words belong to the brilliant Broadway sensation “Hamilton.” For Christopher Jackson, they are words he sang for years as he ori...

  • The Top 5 Best Steakhouses in the US. #1 Wolfgang Puck's CUT

    The Top 5 Best Steakhouses in the US

    pursuitist.com 04 Jan '17, 6pm

    Pursuitist presents the Top 5 Best Steakhouses in the US . Here are our favorite places to go for juicy, mouthwatering steaks cooked to perfection by amazing culinary teams: 1. Cut – Beverly Hills Wolfgang Puck is credited with redefining fine dining in America. Indeed, the award-winn...

  • The Best New US Hotels and Resorts

    The Best New US Hotels and Resorts

    pursuitist.com 04 Jan '17, 5pm

    2016 was a remarkable year for new hotels and resorts in the United States. Renowned hoteliers continue to innovate and thrill guests, while boutiques celebrated their independence with local experiences and panache. Each of these new properties is uniquely distinct to its location. T...

  • The US Virgin Islands Will Pay You $300 To Visit In 2017

    The US Virgin Islands Will Pay You $300 To Visit In 2017

    pursuitist.com 03 Jan '17, 6pm

    Here’s one way of trying to draw more tourists: offer them spending money. To help kick off their centennial anniversary, the US Virgin Islands tourism board is offering visitors $300 in spending credits to use for historical, cultural tours and activities on any of their three island...

  • Daily Dream Home: Avalon Farm

    Daily Dream Home: Avalon Farm

    pursuitist.com 01 Jan '17, 7pm

    Deidre Woollard served as the lead editor on Luxist.com for six years writing about real estate, auctions, jewelry and luxury goods. Her love for luxury real estate led her to work at realtor.com and two of the top real estate brokerages in Los Angeles. She is the co-founder of Lion &...

  • Daily Dream Home: Tarrytown, Austin

    Daily Dream Home: Tarrytown, Austin

    pursuitist.com 31 Dec '16, 7pm

    The Tarrytown area of Austin is known to be one of the most prestigious areas of central Austin, offering the conveniences of local living matched with all the benefits of a downtown address. Tarrytown homes for sale reflect a range of dynamic styles and offers lush, tree-lined streets.

  • Daily Dream Home: Land O Lakes Florida

    Daily Dream Home: Land O Lakes Florida

    pursuitist.com 31 Dec '16, 5pm

    The town of Land O Lakes Florida certainly earns its name with a variety of large and small lakes which are great for recreation. If you are looking for a private home that feels like old Florida, you have found your retreat. This estate is located on nearly 2 acres of land on Lake Th...

  • The Overhead Compartment with Gary Player

    The Overhead Compartment with Gary Player

    pursuitist.com 20 Dec '16, 4pm

    There are many people in sports to whom the word “icon” has been attached, too many perhaps, as it diminishes the importance of the word for the cases where they truly apply. Such as in the case of Gary Player, an icon; one of the greatest players and international ambassadors the gam...

  • Q&A with Agave Alchemist David Stevens at Thompson Playa Del Carmen

    pursuitist.com 20 Dec '16, 2pm

    I’ll answer this question with a YES! And on a serious note, let’s talk about cocktails… first thing that comes to mind is a Classic Margarita. You may say, but, David could you please elaborate on that, and I will. Have you had a classic margarita in the last month? Tequila, Cointrea...