A High End, Newly Opened Mountain Retreat

Hacienda Santa Ines is an unusual combination of high end resort/sanctuary and working ranch. Set on 300 acres of farmland, it is hidden in the Tres Rios Mountains that loom 6,000 feet high over Cartago, Costa Rica’s old capital city. The Hacienda is new, as it just opened for business in February. iPad and iPod docks as well as wi-fi, …

Victoria Scott-RichardsA High End, Newly Opened Mountain Retreat

Dandy Trunk Comes With A Built-in iPad Holder

The new made-to-order trunk by T.T. Trunks goes by the name of Dandy Trunk. And it is set to become the new “it” thing in high-end luggage. Built entirely by hand, the Dandy Trunk has a power pack in which to store your mobile phones. There are also separate compartments where you can stow away essentials. Since, this is a …

Victoria Scott-RichardsDandy Trunk Comes With A Built-in iPad Holder

Ornate humidor sells for $1.09 million

The Cuban cigar festival in Havana sold off humidors carrying premium cigars. One ornate humidor in particular – made of cedar and mahogany and stacked with hand-rolled stogies – fetched a staggering $1.09 million. The new Cohiba Beike cigar – the best among all first-class tobacco available on the market – was sold for $681,000 dollars in the lavish gala …

Victoria Scott-RichardsOrnate humidor sells for $1.09 million

‘Malle Cigares’ humidor by Louis Vuitton is worth $68,800

The Louis Vuitton “Malle Cigares” humidor has been built exclusively for those luxury loving cigar enthusiasts who have always wanted a very special humidor which can house their collection of some very exquisite cigars. Inspired by the 1926 ‘Stowkowski’ trunk, the Louis Vuitton “Malle Cigares” humidor (17 x 17 x 18 inches) has been given hinged doors which when unfastened …

Victoria Scott-Richards‘Malle Cigares’ humidor by Louis Vuitton is worth $68,800

The bewitching ‘Solitaire Orbit Tourbillon’

Just when we thought Baselworld 2010 was over and we had seen all the high end masterpieces ever possible, Buben & Zorweg went ahead and unveiled the ‘Solitaire Orbit Tourbillon’ – and proved that it continues to boldly develop innovation and creativity into compelling concepts. Though it might seem like just a high security safe, there’s much more than meets …

Victoria Scott-RichardsThe bewitching ‘Solitaire Orbit Tourbillon’