Itâ€™s destined to be the worldâ€™s largest cruise ship when launched next year, Royal Caribbeanâ€™s US$1.24 billion Project Genesis will be 1,180 feet long, and carry 5400 passengers. One key of attraction is a lush, tropical park in the center of the ship which opens to the sky. Central parks which are size of a [...]
Pure Distance is a new luxury brand located in Vienna, They recently launched a limited edition Crystal Masterpiece that holds a wonderful perfume: â€˜Puredistance Iâ€™, a fragrance created by Annie Buzantian (Firmenich). It consists of a Crystal Column with a crystal cap made made of Swarovski crystal and 24 carat gold-plate. Both the Column and [...]
An incredibly valuable Roman glass gaming die was sold in 2003 at auction by the famous Christie’s auction house for $17,925. Deep blue-green in color, the large twenty-sided die is incised with a distinct symbol on each of its faces. It was the property of a Maryland fine arts professor and were acquired by his [...]
In 2005 a South Korean businessman paid 70 million Korean won ($75,000) for a 1926 bottle from The Macallanâ€™s “Fine and Rare” range. â€œThe actual purchase took place at the liquor retail store, Interbang, in the upmarket Gangnam area of Seoul,” according to a statement from Macallan. The bottle spent 60 years in wood barrel [...]
The world’s most expensive sunglasses turn out to be the model number DG2027B by Dolce & Gabbana. They cost a whopping $383,609.
A black jumbo watermelon auctioned in northern Japan fetched a record $6,100 Friday, making it the most expensive watermelon ever sold in the country â€” and possibly the world. The 17-pound premium “Densuke” watermelon, grown only on the northern island of Hokkaido, was purchased by a marine products dealer who said he wanted to support [...]