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History revamped

It takes over 365 days to craft a bottle of Krone Mèthode Cap Classique. Each bell-shaped glass vessel nestles carefully upon the other in subterranean cellar racks, waiting, with seemingly infinite patience, for golden bubbles to rise slowly from within…


Tasty winter at the Waterfront

Mondiall Head Chef Stephen Mandes has created a Winter Menu both for Lunch and Dinner, with a Winter Special Menu for each too, featuring hearty risottos, grilled red meats and juicy burgers – the latter of which have been elevated to a cult-like status.


Modern luxury at the Riviera

LUX* Bodrum is a sparkling new addition to Turkey’s Aegean Riviera, the country’s most glamorous holiday destination. Perched on a picturesque site , the brand new resort lies on a private peninsula with its own exclusive bay, where the Aegean is at its bluest.


The Art of Nature

Graff Diamonds recently introduced the new Princess Butterfly Secret Watch – a piece of high jewellery but even more an exceptional piece of art and outstanding craftsmanship.


‘Trunk & Cheek’ for Father’s Day

Introducing the new Trunk & Cheek cufflinks, taking inspiration from one of their father’s designs the Mavros’ have sculpted a new classic – and the perfect gift for Father’s Day!

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‘3D’ Dining in Mauritius

Dandan noodles, Dim sum and Duck – the three D’s of Duck Laundry, LUX* Belle Mare’s contemporary Chinese restaurant headed by chef Tang Xibing. Offering the authentic taste of modern China in Mauritius.

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Leadership and high performace

Today we asked Jenny Handley the 13 famous Opulent Living questions and the brand, leadership and high performance facilitator shares with us her answers on life and business.

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An icon reaches the million

Porsche milestone: One-millionth 911 rolls off the production line – Zuffenhausen celebrates the original sports car and style icon.

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The most fashionable film festival

At the annual Mercedes-Benz Bokeh International Fashion Film Festival winners were announced at a glittering red carpet event, this time held at the flagship Mercedes-Benz dealership in Century City, Cape Town, over two days earlier this month.

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A chocolate lover’s dream

The Master Chocolatier’s new home in Cape Town houses both the classic LINDT Chocolate Boutique, as well as a world first LINDT Chocolate Studio concept, which offers customers a fully immersive chocolate experience.

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