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  • Spitbank Fort Sea Hotel: Luxury In An Abandoned Waterlocked Fort

    Spitbank Fort Sea Hotel: Luxury In An Abandoned Waterlocked Fort

    Despite its somewhat unappealing name, the Spitbank Fort nestled in the middle of the English Channel makes an ideal spot for an unusual luxury resort. So thought Mike Clare, the now-owner of the Spitbank Fort Sea Hotel. The Spitbank Fort Sea Hotel is divided into “Commodore Rooms” and “Admiral Suites,” as well as the “Crow’s […]

  • $300 Million Nirvana Superyacht Now Up For Sale (Photos)

    $300 Million Nirvana Superyacht Now Up For Sale (Photos)

    The Nirvana is a luxury yacht that makes other luxury yachts look like pontoon boats. And now, the custom-built, 88.5 meter Nirvana is being put up for sale. Widely considered one of the largest and most elaborate yachts in the world, the Nirvana has touched off a bidding war for the privilege to own it. […]

  • Costa Rican Hotel Suite Made From Salvaged Boeing 727 Jet (Photos)

    Costa Rican Hotel Suite Made From Salvaged Boeing 727 Jet (Photos)

    The Hotel Costa Verde has on its property a certain hotel suite that is said to be “the most exclusive hotel suite in Costa Rica.” It’s called the 727 Fuselage Home, and it’s made from an abandoned Boeing 727 jet! The restored 727 hotel suite looks on the outside like an airplane had some trouble […]

  • 15 Countries Where There Is No Income Tax

    15 Countries Where There Is No Income Tax

    It’s mid April again, so that means you’ll probably spend this glorious spring weekend going through your drawers and files, digging up receipts and documents to bring to your accountant so he can file your tax return…at the last minute…again. Why do they make income tax payments due at the exact time the weather is […]

  • Inside The World’s Most Expensive Bachelor Pad (Photos)

    Inside The World’s Most Expensive Bachelor Pad (Photos)

    I don’t know how much your budget allotment for a “bachelor pad” is, but unless you’re incredibly, obscenely wealthy, it’s probably less than the $380 million it will take to own this ridiculous living space in Monaco once it becomes available for purchase next year.  But, it only takes, like, zero dollars to look at […]

  • Visit Every World Heritage Site On Earth In Two Years For $675,000

    Visit Every World Heritage Site On Earth In Two Years For $675,000

    The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization currently recognizes 962 World Heritage Sites – sites across the world that are said to have a special cultural significance, like Stonehenge and the Egyptian Pyramids. In order to visit them all, it would take a ton of money and free time, but at least you don’t […]

  • 9 Of The Most Exclusive Hotels In The United States

    9 Of The Most Exclusive Hotels In The United States

    The United States is a big country, stretching so far and wide that you can find almost any kind of climate or topography within it. That means: lots of different vacation spots. And in turn, that means lots of different fancy hotels. So here are nine of the very nicest 5-star accommodations in the United […]