pursuitist.com Archives - 17 December 2017, Sunday

  • Daily Dream Home: Carabietta

    pursuitist.com 16 Dec '17, 4pm

    Today’s home is a duplex penthouse with elegant interiors on the Collina d’Oro with vistas of Lake Lugano. Carabietta in Collina d’oro is a historic location where Oratorio San Bernardo was first mentioned in 1634 and which impresses with its Renaissance frescos.

  • Ultimate Bachelor Pad: St Leon 10 Residence in Bantry Bay, Cape Town

    pursuitist.com 15 Dec '17, 1pm

    The double volume entrance space leads onto the main living wing of the house including 2 lounges, dining room and kitchen. A sculptural stair leads up a triple volume space from the entrance up to the second floor and bedroom levels. The ground floor is accessed through the same stai...

  • Bombay Shirt Company Opens Flagship Boutique in New York

    Bombay Shirt Company flagship boutique in SoHo

    pursuitist.com 14 Dec '17, 10pm

    Bombay Shirt Company has opened a flagship store in New York. It is the first North American location for the Bombay, India-based bespoke shirt manufacturer. The Bombay Shirt Company is unlike all other custom shirt companies, as its customers select from a wide range of custom detail...

  • Daily Dream Home: New Dominion

    pursuitist.com 14 Dec '17, 4pm

    New Dominion is set on an over five-acre riverfront site in Palmetto Bluff, an idyllic South Carolina retreat. The estate includes an over 5,000 square foot main house, a three bedroom ensuite guest house, and tow tobacco barn bunk areas that sleep at least ten kids. The grounds inclu...

  • Daily Dream Home: Knob Creek

    pursuitist.com 13 Dec '17, 4pm

    Straddling Knob Creek and a natural swimming hole in Cullowhee, North Carolina, this one-of-a-kind home looks into a series of waterfalls. The creek flows gently through the property with plenty of acreage on both sides for complete privacy. The long gated driveway is flat and meander...

  • Santa Wants You to Join Him on This Holiday Wine Train

    pursuitist.com 13 Dec '17, 2pm

    Because everyone wants to ride with Santa. Kris Kringle is setting aside the sleigh and taking over one of the few active historic passenger railroads in the United States, The Napa Valley Wine Train , to transform it into an enchanting holiday journey. Both children and adults will d...

  • Daily Dream Home: Meadowdale Estates

    pursuitist.com 12 Dec '17, 3pm

    Luxury is what you will find in this custom home in Meadowdale Estates. This prestigious community located in the Village of Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, between Milwaukee and Chicago. Meadowdale Estates offers convenient access to shopping, schools and parks, in a country setting ami...

  • This Smart Coffeemaker May Change Your Life

    This Smart Coffeemaker May Change Your Life

    pursuitist.com 12 Dec '17, 1pm

    Your morning routine is about to change forever. Get excited because now you can brew your coffee using your voice, an app, or fitness tracker. The Wi-Fo connected Smarter Coffee machine is recently made its U.S. debut, enabling coffee lovers to go beyond basic coffee pot time setting...

  • Daily Dream Home: Carmel Valley

    pursuitist.com 11 Dec '17, 4pm

    The residence looks out onto the pool and patio and outdoor kitchen and firepit with the rolling hills providing the perfect backdrop. Over the garage is a perfect in-laws accommodations but also wired for a theater. The property is fully fenced, and plantscaped for ultimate privacy. ...

  • Daily Dream Home: Skaneateles Lake

    pursuitist.com 10 Dec '17, 4pm

    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 &...

  • Paris' Charles de Gaulle Has The Best Fine Dining Airport Restaurant

    pursuitist.com 09 Dec '17, 3pm

    Traveling gourmets transiting or flying out of Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris may want to add the restaurant I Love Paris by Guy Martin to their travel itinerary, after it was named the best fine dining airport restaurant of 2016. The best in airport dining was recognised at the A...

  • Daily Dream Home: Buckhead

    pursuitist.com 07 Dec '17, 4pm

    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: Steyn City

    pursuitist.com 07 Dec '17, 4pm

    Steyn City is a private golf estate near Sandton, South Africa that offers gracious living at its best. The estate has facilities such as heliport and hangar, and on-site convenience of a fueling station equipped with car wash, The area has tennis courts, a convenience store and a cof...

  • Order This $65 Cocktail and Still Feel Good About Yourself

    Order This $65 Cocktail and Still Feel Good About Yourself

    pursuitist.com 06 Dec '17, 8pm

    There’s a bar in San Francisco that wants to get you in the holiday spirit by serving you a $65 cocktail. Yes, you read that right. Tratto , a new trattoria within The Marker in San Francisco, recently announced a charitable new cocktail, The Negroni Flip , presented in a fizz glassyb...

  • Daily Dream Home: Sawatch Range

    pursuitist.com 06 Dec '17, 4pm

    The five-bedroom home on ten acres has a stunning contemporary design combines with amazing views of the Sawatch Range to create a stunning mountain property conveniently located just minutes from Edwards, Colorado.

  • Daily Dream Home: 784 Park Avenue

    pursuitist.com 06 Dec '17, 4pm

    Never offered before, this magnificent 14 room duplex is now available at 784 Park Avenue in New York City. This property was constructed in 1930 and designed by Emory Roth & Sons. The building is full service with a doorman, manned elevator, gym, childrens playground, laundry room, s...

  • Daily Dream Home: Vero Beach

    pursuitist.com 05 Dec '17, 4pm

    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 &...

  • Holiday Gift Guide: Etiquette & Tipping

    pursuitist.com 04 Dec '17, 6pm

    You’re running around town — or hitting up all of your favorite websites — trying to find the perfect present for every person on your list. But while we hope our expert gift guides have helped with some sensational selections, we also wanted to give some guidance on the etiquette aro...

  • Chef Eric Ripert Shares His Favorite Holiday Meal

    Chef Eric Ripert Shares His Favorite Holiday Meal

    pursuitist.com 04 Dec '17, 6pm

    In my family growing up, Christmas was always a very special occasion when it came to food. We always started the meal with oysters and smoked salmon and foie gras. And we usually had turkey or capon for the main course. I preferred the capon and at the hands of my grandmother it was ...

  • Daily Dream Home: Rustic Tudor

    pursuitist.com 04 Dec '17, 4pm

    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: Lakeview

    pursuitist.com 03 Dec '17, 4pm

    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: Dancing Horse Farm

    pursuitist.com 02 Dec '17, 4pm

    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: Whistler Cay Estates

    pursuitist.com 01 Dec '17, 4pm

    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 &...

  • 10 Great Wines For The Holiday Season

    10 Great Wines For The Holiday Season

    pursuitist.com 01 Dec '17, 12am

    California and Oregon Pinot Noirs may seem quite similar. After all, they are both “New World,” hailing from the west coast of the US. But that is where the similarities end. The Willamette Valley in northeast Oregon is hundreds of miles north of Sonoma county where many of California...

  • Daily Dream Home: Pecher Farm

    pursuitist.com 30 Nov '17, 4pm

    Historic Pecher Farm was built around 1780 in the shadow of the Catoctin Mountains near Gettysburg in Fairfield, Pennsylvania. This extraordinary home is one of the earliest built in what was then the colonial frontier and was later used as a Civil War hospital during the battle of Ge...

  • Pursuitist Q&A: Big Game Air, The Best Way to Get to Your Favorite Sports Games In Style

    Big Game Air: Luxury Travel for Sporting Events - Pursuitist Q&A

    pursuitist.com 30 Nov '17, 1pm

    From custom charters for groups to jet hangar parties, Big Game Air patrons will travel same day round trip to their favorite sporting events (often those in college towns that are not easily accessible with commercial air), eliminating the need for hotels, ground transfers and more, ...

  • Daily Dream Home: Arrowhead

    pursuitist.com 30 Nov '17, 1am

    The gated ski and golf community of Arrowhead in Edwards, Colorado is a beautiful place to live in harmony with nature and experience the ultimate in trailside luxury. This trailside home overlooks thousands of acres of open space and National Forest.

  • The Architecture of Main Street, U.S.A. in Disney World's Magic Kingdom – Photo Tour -

    pursuitist.com 29 Nov '17, 9pm

    At the end of Main Street is Casey’s Corner, where guests enjoy traditional American ballpark fare including hot dogs and fries while watching old cartoons on the bleachers. The Main Street Confectionary sells sweets priced by their weight, such as candied apples, crisped rice treats,...

  • Yoga on the Fly® Founders Share Top Tips to Combat JetLag https://t.co/UMfdXRnBB1

    Yoga on the Fly® Founders Share Top Tips to Combat JetLag -

    pursuitist.com 29 Nov '17, 2am

    Feel like your time in the air is causing more zaniness than zen? A new service recently debuted in the Denver Airport — with more to come in 2018 around the U.S. — just may take your stressful airport experiences and turn them into moments of serenity. Yoga on the Fly ®, the first-to...

  • Inside The $40K Abu Dhabi Suite At The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

    Inside The $40K Abu Dhabi Suite At The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

    pursuitist.com 28 Nov '17, 7pm

    A luxurious Abu Dhabi suite that normally goes for $40,840 USD a night is opening its doors for the regular folk, in a series of brunch events that offer a lavish experience at a fraction of the cost. Easily identifiable from a distance as the glass unit bridging two towers on the 48t...