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The World's Largest Viking Ship Sets Sail for America
The world’s largest Viking ship, Draken Harald Hårfagre sails from Norway to America, beginning April 24. The vessel sets sail from its homeport of Haugesund, Norway and will cross the...
The Panama Papers Leak: Shell Companies & Art As Commodity
In January we discussed new findings about shell companies, and how these businesses were purchasing extremely high-end real estate, often in New York, Florida and Los Angeles. And basically...
Of History And Mystery: 72 Hours On Florida's Historic Coast
The only reason I took this 72 hour — three day trip to Florida’s Historic Coast was that I had never been there before, although I had been to Miami and Orlando, many times. I found...
The Suite Life: Sky Villas, ARIA Las Vegas
After experiencing many suites, villas and luxury destination club residences, I have developed a philosophy about these temporary living spaces. The goal of many luxury resorts is to imitate the comfort...
Players Championship Offers Small Number of New VIP Players Club Tickets
The Players Championship on the PGA Tour boasts a purse of $10 million (18 percent of which goes to the winner), making it the highest prize fund of any golf tournament. Last year’s event saw an...
Pioneering High-Altitude Balloon Experiences
Residents whom have lived in Tucson for many years know that this southern Arizona city has a wide range of diverse attractions available including the world-renowned Tucson Gem And Mineral Show, an alternative...
Scenic Announces Its First Ocean-Cruising Luxury Yacht With Private Helicopter On-Board
This weekend, Scenic River Cruises announced the launch of the Scenic Eclipse, the brand’s first ocean-cruising vessel. The new ship defines a new direction for the luxury travel operator, currently...
U.S. Treasury Wants to Know Who is Behind Secret Million Dollar Real Estate Deals
The New York Times recently broke a story about the U.S. Treasury Department’s concern regarding illicit money flowing into the luxury real estate market. In response, a new initiative...
Rafael Viñoly Designs Ultra-Luxe Residential Towers With Members-Only Sky Club
The New York Times called him “the most elegant architect now practicing in the U.S.” And now, Rafael Viñoly is working on a pair of significant 60-story residential towers...
Immersive Travel: An Interview With CEO Of Luxury Frontiers Luca Franco on Experiential Sojourns
One of the more significant trends of the past couple of years has been the growing interest in experiential travel and destination immersion, allowing travelers to participate in more intuitive, authentic...
About Susan Kime
Susan Kime's career combines publishing, journalism and editing. She was the Destination Club/Fractional Update Editor for Elite Traveler, and senior club news correspondent for The Robb Report's Vacation Homes. Her work has been published in Stratos, Luxury Living, European CEO, The London Telegraph, Caviar Affair, ARDA Developments, and Luxist/AOL. She was the Editor-in-Chief of Travel Connoisseur, a high end magazine with a focus on the evolution of the private residence and destination club industries, until its closure. In 2009, Susan served as the Content Editor for FraxFinder.com, writing travel club guides, and all forms of Destination Club, Private Residence Club and high end fractional news. She was also the Senior Lifestyle Journalist for Luxist.com. She was chosen as one of the five best luxury journalists of 2011 by the website LuxuryHub.com. Susan lives in Logan, Utah with her husband and Beagles.