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Wildlife Conservationists Come Together in New Efforts to save Endangered Elephant and Rhino Populations

BY : Lena Katz | 2014

Did you know that, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society, an average of 96 elephants are killed every day, for a jaw-dropping total of 35,000 per year? Meanwhile, more than 1000 rhinos were poached and killed last year—the Western...

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A New Vision, A New Brand: An Interview With Dianna Vaughan, Global Head of Curio - A Collection By Hilton

BY : Susan Kime | 2014

On June 2, 2014, Hilton Worldwide announced the launch of a new brand, Curio – A Collection by Hilton, with five hotels having signed letters of intent to become part of this new collection. The name Curio defines the vision and...

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If Mermaids Could Speak: Susan Rockefeller on Protecting Our Oceans, Her New Jewelry Line and How it's All Connected

BY : Courtney Driver | 2014

Save the planet: a phrase so incredibly common that the words have been nearly bastardized into simply being the motto of hippies and Earth Month every year. It is easy to forget all of the things that are happening around us and how the things we...

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Experiences are the New Luxury Frontier: Emerging Market Opportunities at the Financial Times Business of Luxury Summit

BY : Steven Fischer | 2014

At first one might be drawn to think of luxury as the latest high-end handbag which comes at an astronomical price, but the newest frontier in luxury surrounds the experience. While the focus of the recent Financial Times’ annual Business of...

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British Polo Day: The Duke of Argyll Discusses the Sport of Kings, Royal Salute Scotch and Life at Inveraray Castle

BY : Courtney Driver | 2014

Recently, British Polo Day descended onto Los Angeles for a day full of high-adrenaline sporting, Royal Salute whisky tasting and general revelry. Typically held in exotic locales like Abu Dhabi, India and Russia, it marked the first time this...

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The Results Are In! Renzo Piano's The Shard Wins the 2013 Emporis Skyscraper Award

BY : Mila Pantovich | 2014

For the past 14 years, the world's tallest buildings have been vying for the Emporis Skyscraper Award, and this year the honor went to Renzo Piano's The Shard in London. Chosen by the an international panel of experts, over 300 skyscrapers...

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Q&A: The Milestone's Head Concierge Takes a Look Back at His 15 Years of Hotel Service

BY : Vicki Arkoff | 2014

"No request is too large, no detail too small,” is the motto of the dedicated staff of The Milestone Hotel, London’s extraordinary the Grade II-listed, luxury boutique hotel with 24-hour butler service. Readers of Condé...

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Q&A: Sandals Resorts International Founder Gordon “Butch” Stewart & Son Talk Brand & Family

BY : Lena Katz | 2014

Sandals Resorts International, the pioneering all-inclusive brand whose cheery late-night TV commercials fueled American dreams of sun-splashed Jamaican vacations in the ‘80s and ‘90s, has enjoyed a brand renaissance in post-recession...

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Solar Roadways Set to Move From Prototype to Production Thanks to Some Famous Fans

BY : Mila Pantovich | 2014

Thanks so some major celebrity support, like Nathan Fillion and George Takei (both of whom took to Facebook and Twitter), Solar Roadways has raised enough to meet their Indiegogo goal of $1 million (to date, they've made $1.4 million) and we...

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Checking in on the 10 Tallest Skyscrapers Under Construction in Europe

BY : JustLuxe Team | 2014

Ever wondered which skyscrapers in Europe are the tallest? Well, building data provider Emporis recently revealed a study in which they discovered that Moscow is steadily maintaining its status as the skyscraper capital of Europe. Already home to...

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6 Word Wows: The Ritz-Carlton's CSMO Ed French Talks About Inspiring Guest Experiences

BY : Nicolle Monico | 2014

According to literary legend, Ernest Hemingway was once challenged to tell a story in six words; the result was both simple and profound: “For Sale: baby shoes, never worn.” Clearly, Hemingway knew his way around a story and proved six...

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Is This Man Really Selling His Millionaire Life on Craigslist?

BY : Mila Pantovich | 2014

With an ad on Craigslist, a website called Life: for sale, and a video (an explicit one, at that), Benjamin Mallah's plans to sell his millionaire life seems way too good to be true. Mallah (who may be Tony Soprano's cousin) has made himself...

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