Life & Art

As LA home prices slump, 
how will a US$65m mansion fare?

It could land with a splash, or a thud
By JAMES TARMY A US$65 million (RM270.4 million) house has been listed in Los Angeles (LA), testing the very top ...

At Pinehurst Resort, the golf courses get their grooves back

A series of redesigns have returned historic links to their rougher, more natural states
by Michael Croley GIL Hanse was confused. He was ...

When pro-ballers want an amazing suit, they call Jang

The creative director of Adriaen Black is the ultimate tailor for star professional athletes
by Kim Bhasin When rising National Basketball Association ...

Tented camps are fast becoming the world’s best resorts

They’re popping up everywhere, from Mexico to Laos — and luxury travellers can’t get enough
By NIKKI EKSTEIN At one point in the mid-2010s, “glamping” ...

I was on the world’s longest flight. It was brutal, but better

Doing it in business class, and there are no economy seats on this almost 18-hour flight, reduces a lot of the trauma
By JON BUES / Pic By BLOOMBERG ...

The Newhouses are selling Bacon’s portrait of a tormented muse

It depicts a distorted female face framed by black hair on light pink background
BY KATYA KAZAKINA A little gem by Francis Bacon from the storied ...

Travellers spend more in Thailand than anywhere else in Asia

It’s the 4th-most-profitable tourism destination in the world
By NIKKI EKSTEIN Just more than a year ago, I ate at Nahm, in Bangkok — and walked out ...

How to make a leather briefcase

Lotuff creates handmade leather goods of exceptional quality from its workshop in Providence
By COLIN BERTRAM / Pics By BLOOMBERG Lotuff Leather takes ...

The world’s No 3 restaurant is coming to America

Mirazur in Provence will reappear at the Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach, under the name Florie’s
BY KATE KRADER If you ran one of the world’s top ...

Five non-Swiss watchmakers worth the investment

Hodinkee’s editors highlight horological firepower outside the Vallée de Joux
By BLOOMBERG NEWS When you start talking about high-end watches, the word ...

Wine made easy — 9 pinot grigios actually worth drinking

The grape may be having an identity crisis, but that just means you can have fun with it
By ELIN MCOY Here’s a sad truth. Most pinot grigio is so ...

Fishing for your food at NY’s wild new seafood restaurant

The Manhattan dining room of Zauo has tanks stocked with trout and salmon — and ‘No Synchronised Swimming’ signs
By KYLE STOCK Your odds of catching a ...