Author: Levi

boats

2023 MASTERCRAFT XSTAR S PIRANHA LIMITED EDITION TOWBOAT

Phrases like “most powerful” and “most exclusive” normally need to be taken with a grain of salt. In the case of Mastercraft’s XStar S Piranha Limited Edition, they’re warranted. Powered by an all-new Ilmor Supercharged 6.2L engine, it produces 630 horsepower and 665 lb-ft of torque, making it the most […]

Architecture, Homes, Travel

MOUNT VEEDER OUTPOST

Perched on a rocky ravine in the mountains of Napa, the Mount Veeder Outpost is a contemporary family retreat. The two-story cube mimics the charred bark of the surrounding redwoods with corrugated steel cladding. Folds in the facade act as a funnel to the front door, encouraging visitors to enter […]

Planes, Travel

BOMBARDIER GLOBAL 8000 BUSINESS JET

Built to meet the standards of CEOs and VIPs, Bombardier’s Global 8000 business jet sets a new standard for private travel. The aircraft is the world’s fastest and longest-range business jet, with a range of 8,000 nautical miles and a top speed of Mach 0.94. An opulent interior matches the […]

Architecture, Homes, Travel

CASA SAN PABLO DEL LAGO

Located in the North Ecuadorian Andes, Casa San Pablo del Lago is a celebration of Ecuador’s impressive scenery. The retreat is partially embedded into a hillside, cantilevering toward the lake below. Its roof acts as a lookout point across the water, volcanoes, and the town of Pijal, while the area […]

Cars, SUV

MANHART DP 450 LAND ROVER DEFENDER SUV

German tuner Manhart is adding the Land Rover Defender to its lineup of custom vehicles from Mercedes, Porsche, and Range Rover with the DP 450. Starting with the Defender 110, Manhart boosts output to 450 horsepower — hence the name. Bespoke wheels wrapped in off-road tires compliment accessories like a […]

boats

VAN GEEST DOMUS ELECTRIC TRIMARAN

Named for the single-story homes of Pompeii and Rome, Van Geest Design’s Domus uses its unusual shape to pack in a huge amount of living space. The 130-foot vessel manages to pack in nearly 8,500 square feet of space across two decks, including six guest cabins (two of them master […]

Homes, Travel, Wine

CAVA HOUSE

Below a residence in the forest of Mexico, Andre Restelli’s Cava House inserts a wine room into the boulders of a subterranean cave below a modern abode. The basement level utilizes the natural formations of the underground chamber to house a collection of bottles, with the shelves, tasting counter, and […]

boats, Travel

OCEANGATE EXPEDITIONS’ TITANIC

There are plenty of landmarks to visit around the globe, but one of the most extraordinary sites is 2.5 miles underwater. OceanGate Expeditions offers the chance to explore the wreckage of the RMS Titanic and become one of the very few to see it with their own eyes. The 8-day […]

Cars, Planes, SUV

TECNIQ Q40 LAND ROVER DEFENDER

Since entering service in 1962, the CH-47 Chinook has become an iconic helicopter across the world. British specialist Tecniq has created a bespoke restomod Land Rover Defender inspired by the Chinook to be auctioned at the Goodwood Festival’s September 2022 event., with proceeds going to benefit the Royal Air Forces […]

Architecture, Hotels, Travel

DA LICENCA HOTEL

Established in the 1830s, this 300-acre olive grove in Portugal is now the home of Da Licenca. The remote boutique hotel is situated among some 13,000 olive trees in the Alentejo region, with views of the Serra d’Ossa forest and the castles of Evoramonte and Estremoz. Its housed in the […]