How Can Luxury Reduce Carbon Emissions?

 January 14, 2019

Our story starts with Jamal Qureshi, who decided to give up his 15 years of experience in international finance and move to Longyearbyen, the northernmost human settlement in the world. His boutique brand Svalbarði Polar Iceberg Water combines business success with a positive impact on the environment and society. Put simply, Svalbarði turns the effects […]

From one star to another: Michelin-star chefs follow on at the Yacht Club de Monaco’s 1909 Restaurant

 January 11, 2019

With the new year, Thierry Thiercelin, who was the first Michelin-star chef on the Saint-Tropez peninsular, takes the helm of the kitchens at the Yacht Club de Monaco after Christian Plumail. “As a child of the Mediterranean, it is a real privilege for me to join this prestigious institution which is the Yacht Club de […]

ÔMER, a brand new restaurant at the Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo

 January 09, 2019

At Alain Ducasse’s second restaurant in the Principality, a new culinary adventure awaits. Open daily. Breakfast: Monday to Friday from 7.00 to 10.30 am and Saturday to Sunday from 7.00 to 11 am. Lunch: Monday to Friday from 12.00 to 14.30 pm and Saturday to Sunday from 12.30 to 14.30 pm, Dinner: Monday to Friday […]

Notable death in 2018

 December 30, 2018

RIP Joël Robuchon, Aretha Franklin, Avicii, Burt Reynolds, Stan Lee, Stephen Hawking… We lost many great people in 2018. AFP created an infographics on the most notable death in 2018. Say goodbye: notable deaths in 2018@AFP interactive presentation by @GalRoma7 and @Chulawlaw — AFPgraphics (@AFPgraphics) December 28, 2018 Joël Robuchon In 2018 Monaco […]

The world’s most exclusive bottled water brings back childhood memories

 December 05, 2018

Do you remember the taste of pure white snow? The taste when as children we first lifted our hands to catch the purest falling snow to taste it with our tongue? There is a water brand which aims to bring us back those childhood memories. Svalbarði is among the very few water brands that are […]

Rare pre-Prohibition whiskeys offer a taste of American history

 December 05, 2018

When Jean-Baptiste (J.B.) Leonis, the early 20th-century builder, banker, and wine and liquor merchant who founded the town of Vernon, California, spotted Prohibition on the horizon, he was not about to take any chances with his beloved whiskey. At both his home in tony Hancock Park and his weekend retreat in Little Tujunga Canyon (where […]

The world’s priciest dram: Whisky bottle sells for over $1.5 million

 December 04, 2018

The world’s most expensive bottle of whisky has sold for £1.2 million ($1.53 million) at Christie’s in London. The vintage spirit, which came in a unique bottle painted by Irish artist Michael Dillon, smashed a record set last month when a bottle of the same 1926 vintage sold at Bonhams in Edinburgh for more than […]

Moët & Chandon to celebrate memorable moments with Formula E as official champagne supplier

 December 04, 2018

The ABB FIA Formula E Championship has today announced that Moët & Chandon is partnering with the electric street racing series as official champagne supplier. The French champagne Maison has been renowned for celebrating memorable moments with a sparkling sense of occasion for centuries and will add to the glamour and celebrations at each event […]

Heritage of Monaco

 November 15, 2018

The Principality of Monaco is the second smallest country in the world located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea and has been ruled by the Grimaldi family for over 700 years. People often label Monaco as the home of the rich and famous. However, anyone who spends a significant time in the Principality can […]

Signature Dishes of Monaco: Barbagiuan, the Traditional Monegasque Dish

 November 15, 2018

Signature Dishes of the Principality of Monaco is a distinctive publication highlighting the exceptional culinary scene of the Principality of Monaco. Authors Bradley Mitton and Zsolt Szemerszky are showcasing the most excellent restaurants in Monaco as well as the heritage of the Principality of Monaco. Monaco’s national dish is the Barbagiuan – a delicious pastry […]

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