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Who's afraid of the Apple Watch?

07 October 2014

Swiss watchmakers are playing down any threat to their business from the Apple Watch, dismissing a high-tech gadget as a serious competitor to upscale luxury watches.

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Rise of the River Cruise

19 August 2014

River cruising is growing far beyond the time-honored journey along the Nile as tour companies explore increasingly exotic areas of the world.

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The Need for Speed

08 July 2014

Fans of powerful, exotic and classic automobiles sped to heaven at the latest celebration of all things fast and four-wheeled, the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

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Private Jet-aways

20 May 2014

As any CEO of a large corporation knows, there’s no comparison between flying first class and traveling via private jet, whether jetting across the continent for an important meeting or taking the family to Africa for a safari.

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Supply & demand

01 April 2014

For more than two decades, companies have been selling fractional ownerships of private jets. But buying a share in a $40 million aircraft, like a new Gulfstream G450, is expensive, even for the seriously wealthy. Meanwhile, pilots of private jets often spend up to half their working hours flying empty planes back to base after dropping off their passengers.

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