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Elon Musk loves video games — here are his favorites

As the head of Tesla Motors, Musk is leading the rebirth of all-electric vehicles. At SpaceX, his steering a company whose mission is to "revolutionize space technology, with the ultimate goal of enabling people to live on other planets." And that's not to mention that he oversees SolarCity, a …

Aspen Grove Ranch

Situated on 350 acres just a couple hours outside Denver, the Aspen Grove Ranch is a truly palatial residence. Spread across its 24,400 square feet …

Who wants a yacht when you can have a luxury submarine?

Who wants a yacht when you can have a luxury submarine?<p>Image: Ocean Submarine BV<p>What would you do if you had all the money in the world and more? …

Ten of the best luxury train journeys

Twilight Express Mizukaze Japan<p><b>1)</b> Japans’s newest luxury sleeper train, Twilight Express Mizukaze, is expected to turn heads when it begins its tours of western Japan later this month. The dining car will feature menus by Japan’s leading Michelin-starred chef and the design will draw heavily on Art …

Trains

The St Moritz Snow Polo is the one percenter’s ultimate weekend away

The St Moritz Snow Polo is the one percenter’s ultimate weekend away<p>Getty Images<p>From the imposing white peaks of the Southern Alps – so vast that …

Is this the world's most luxurious new train? Our exclusive first look aboard Japan's spectacular Shiki-shima

Sitting beneath a contemporary chandelier, I sipped a glass of chilled white Japanese wine as a bowing waitress placed a dish before me – an artful composition of delicate sea eel with strips of cucumber and a scattering of rainbow-bright flowers. No, I was not sitting in one of Tokyo’s countless …

Japan

8 Pull Apart Recipes We Can’t Wait To Tear Into

What is it about pull-apart recipes that really make us ogle? Perhaps the fact that they are pretty much always filled with some sort of ooey, gooey, …

Recipes

Our 10 Best Raw Fish Recipes for Perfect Ceviche and Poké

Crudo, sashimi, ceviche, and poké—how to chill out with cool fish<p>Some of our best seafood recipes are all about the raw fish. Sure, you can pan-fry …

James Beard

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST and BIG HERO 6 Coming Soon to Tokyo Disneyland

With Disney‘s live-action <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> breaking box office records, it was only a matter of time before the popular movie was given its very …

10 Deviled Egg Recipes That Aren't Your Grandma's

Maybe you're majorly into deviled eggs, maybe the mere idea of them sends a shiver down your spine, OR perhaps you've never even eaten one (let alone …

The McLaren supercar designed to beat Ferrari has arrived

In the world of motorsports, there are few rivalries as intense as Ferrari versus McLaren. Over the years, legendary figures such as Ayrton Senna, Alain Prost, Michael Schumacher, James Hunt, Niki Lauda, and Mika Hakkinen have waged war on the race tracks of Formula One for the two powerhouse teams.<p>…

For Sale: the World’s First Flying Car

Pal-V becomes the first flying-car company to accept customer orders…<p>A production-model flying car is now on sale. Netherlands-based <b>Pal-V</b> has begun …

How St. Moritz Became One of the Grandest Getaways in the Alps

Before St. Moritz was one of the grandest ski resorts in the Swiss Alps, it was just a small town in the Engadine Valley more revered for its summertime activities than anything else. Its seasonal transition came by way of the Kulm Hotel, the first in St. Moritz, and its pioneering hotelier …

Skiing

Olympic snowboarder Jenny Jones' top tips for visiting Japan in winter

She might be best known for her slopestyle skills, but when it comes down to it, British Winter Olympic bronze medallist snowboarder Jenny Jones is a powder hound at heart. And while she may have picked up her taste for the fluffy stuff while working in Tignes, France, as a chalet girl, these days …

14 Stunning Photos of Sakura Season in Japan

It's safe to say that Americans love fall. There's the specialty drinks at Starbucks, fall fashion, and, of course, all the colorful leaves. We …

MOUNT HAKODATE: "Glimmering Jewelry Box" Night View from Mt. Hakodate!

<i>by Abigail Javellana</i>During the night, the city of Hakodate glows from the surface of the world with bright lights and incredible beauty.Awarded with …

Japan

Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo: An Urban Paradise for the Food Obsessed

Affording one of the most impressive views of Tokyo in the Nihonbashi district of Tokyo is a luxurious urban paradise fit for even the most ferocious foodie. Naturally, the Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo offers a sumptuous hotel experience, superlative service and designed environs that ooze contemporary …

Japan

Mercedes-Benz’s First Private Jet Is Almost Definitely Nicer Than Your House

Man, Mercedes be makin’ <i>moves</i> lately. Yesterday, we alerted you to the existence of this sure-to-be-rapper-coveted Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet. A …

Resort at Squaw Creek: Lake Tahoe's Winter Wonderland

Shares 6<p>Squaw Valley, California has been blessed with an abundance of snow this season and winter sports fans are flocking there in droves. Located …

Skiing

The Dendrobium Electric Hypercar Takes Badassery to a Whole New Level

We’ll be honest: we’re used to seeing jaw-dropping automobiles appear on these pages, but this bad boy takes the biscuit entirely. Ahead of next …

The Big Reason Whites Are Richer Than Blacks in America

The gap between blacks and whites in income is big, but nowhere near as big as the gap in wealth. According to the Federal Reserve’s Survey of …

The Imperfect Beauty of Concrete Countertops

Unique styling and durability are just a couple of the reasons that concrete countertops have become so popular. A far cry from the early versions, …

Tokyo: How To Holiday Like A Local

Tokyo is a delicious assault on the senses. A tidal wave of lights, sounds, smells and an entirely different culture hits you as soon as you enter …

An Introduction to: Japanese Shrines and Temples

Anyone with a passing interest in Japan, not to mention if you’ve traveled or worked here for any length of time, is bound to have noticed this. …

Japan

The insanely pricey features of luxury motorhomes

From the Big Mac to the Big Gulp, Americans like their purchases to come in large portions. That's true for motorhomes as well as snack foods.<p>No longer mere campers containing a few bunk beds and a bath, modern mobile homes offer features right out of buyers' dreams. From rooftop hot tubs to …

Motorhomes

Take a Closer Look at The Eco-Friendly Aria.S Superyacht

Home » Jets & Yachts » Take a Closer Look at The Eco-Friendly Aria.S Superyacht<p>The well-known Italian shipyard <b>Arcadia Yachts</b> has planned to make us …

7 Stunning Hotels in Santorini with Private Pools – And some Are Muslim Friendly Too

Santorini is on my list, I can’t believe I have never been there. Even my parent who didn’t travel much when I was young visited. Obviously, after I …

Luxury Lifestyle

Europe's 11 best luxury ski chalets | CNN Travel

Travel

10 Swim Spots So Stunning You Should Plan Your Entire Trip Around Them

Dive on in at these natural wonders! 💦<p>When the weather outside is frightful, a body of perfect blue water starts to sound especially enticing. And there’s no reason NOT to plan an entire trip around the perfect swimming spot, just like you’d set your sights on an incredible hike or dreamy …

National Parks

How to Build a Poke Bowl

But, first, Hawaiian chef Rodelio Aglibot, the man behind Chicago’s FireFin Poke Shop, muses on his favorite dish.<p><i>Rodelio Aglibot grew up on the island of Oahu and went on to run the kitchens at Los Angeles’s Yi Cuisine (where we was also owner) and Koi, as well as Sunda in Chicago. He’s now at the</i> …

Sushi