The Baccarat Hotel’s secret weapon: Charles Masson
Baccarat has manufactured crystal glassware in France for the past 250 years, but last month, in a gigantic feat of international lifestyle branding.
From Le Pavillon Ledoyen to Lucknow: Moët Hennessy's Gaurav Bhatia recalls his fondest food memories
A meal to remember can’t be reduced to a...
Chinese insurer to acquire US hotel for over $ 230 million
The valuation is more than the Plaza Hotel, which was sold to India's Sahara Group...
Meditations on the complex game of poker, by a novelist and poker pro
Wanderlust: Asheesh Sethi, Founder, Noshe Group
Bon Vivant moment: A meal at Simply Thai restaurant in Vancouver: spicy, hot, and authentic Thai food
Be in good spirits, more quality whiskey is coming your way
Beam Suntory, Brown-Forman and Bacardi to launch over a dozen new brands in India. While these three companies are among the biggest distillers globally, their offerings are mostly limited to premium products or imports. Diageo is the biggest player in the spirits market and holds 33.4% of the Indian scotch and whiskey market by volume.
Mini Vegas in Nepal! Gambling den across UP border doing a roaring trade
Forget the Vegas strip, it’s time to place your bets in Bhairahawa, just a few kilometres from the Indo-Nepal border.
India's first and ready Philippe Starck residences are a sensory feast of design and luxurious living.
Iconic designer Phillippe Starck needs no introduction. Over the course of a career spanning four decades, Paris born Philippe Starck has stamped his name on...
The quintessential British 'afternoon tea'
With its pillars of swirling marble, mirrored ceilings and exotic food, the Corinthia’s tea ceremony is considered the Elizabeth Taylor of all teas.
Wanderlust: Ganesh Sethuraman, CEO, D&B Transunion
Goofy traveller moment: Ate Japanese food in Changi with wife & then checked the time on my watch to realize my connection has gone.
From Moscow to Dubai: Five best new luxury hotels opening this season
If you plan to live lavishly in the arms of luxury by the end of this year, Paris, London and Dubai will be all ready to serve you.
Deltin Royale: Casino lessons from India's largest offshore gaming and entertainment centre
Deltin Royale, the offshore casino that is parked half a mile from the Reis Magos jetty. Poker champions rub shoulders with novices on this ship.
French fragrance eyes India
The French hair and salon chain, Jean Claude Biguine is all set to enter the Indian market with investment plans of over Rs 150 crore.
Essel group promoted casino to begin operations in two months
A Essel group promoted offshore casino, Goa's sixth floating gambling facility, will begin operations in next two months after receiving mandatory certification from DG Shipping.
Macau casinos beat Las Vegas, rake in over $10 b in '07 revenues
Casinos in Macau raked in more than $10.3 bn in gaming revenue last year, the government said, a jump of 46% over the previous year as Las Vegas operators rushed to open luxury resorts targeting China’s newly wealthy.
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