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Latest Lifestyle News: Smart Times call for Smart Yachts

In recent time the trend of luxury car companies creating beautiful vessels for our oceans has reached fever pitch, with at least a handful of the world’s most renowned automakers contributing to this growing catalogue.

The latest to do just this is iconic British brand Rolls-Royce who have created a hybrid yacht concept designed to offer a glimpse into a not-too-distant future where luxury yachts have become fully paid up members of the ‘smart’ revolution. You can read more about this futuristic vessel in today’s newsletter.

Elsewhere this week, there’s news on a 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon that recently sold at auction to became the most expensive wine ever, as well as another record-breaking auction sale, this time of a beautiful pink diamond that fetched over $31 million.

In watch news, there’s an eye-catching new launch from Audemars Piguet that marks the 25th anniversary of their legendary Royal Oak timepiece, a stunning horological sculpture showcased at a recent New York Exhibition, and a Romain Jerome watch that honours a certain comic book superhero renowned for his black cape.

Finally, there’s hotel news, with the Four Seasons Hotel Megève in southeast France creating innovative helicopter ski safaris for its guests, and hotel group Marriot unveiling designs for the so-called “hotel room of the future”.

That’s all for now, Until next time, enjoy our newsletter and have a wonderful week.