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AB0UT SHIKA SHIMA TRAIN

With a striking wall pattern evoking an image of a quiet forest, the lounge is your gateway into the awe-inspiring world on Train Suite Shiki-shima. Throughout the lounge you can see touches of the various artistic techniques that have been a part of eastern Japanese culture for generations.

ABOUT TRANSPORT

On Train Suite Shiki-Shima’s exciting range of journeys, you can experience Japan’s rich, beautiful nature and the unique culture that permeates Japan’s local industries and daily life, with the leisurely pace and comfortable space that only a luxury train can provide.

ABOUT THE EVENTS

In addition to our 4 day/3 night trip(Spring-Autumn), a 2 day/1 night trip(spring-autumn) and a 3day/2 night trip(winter), you can enjoy the unique seasonal culture of the East Japan area on our special "Seasons for East Japan" trips.

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METROJET  PRIVATE JETS AIRPORTS VARY PRICE VARIES

ABOUT METROJET

Established in 1995 and headquartered in Hong Kong, Metrojet upholds an uncompromised reputation as part of the Kadoorie Group and a sister company of The Peninsula Hotel Group; as such, utmost service and luxury are in our nature. Metrojet was awarded an Air Operator’s Certificate (FAA Part 121 equivalent) in June 1997 and has expanded its footprints to China, Singapore, The Philippines and India.

ABOUT TRANSPORT

Metrojet’s aircraft are flown by pilots who possess expert knowledge of the Asia Pacific region and beyond. All pilots undergo scheduled recurrent training, including proficiency checks and simulator training at Flight International in the U.S. A multilingual client services team is also available around the clock to make all the necessary bookings and arrangements for you, ensuring flights in Asia and beyond are as efficient and seamless as possible. 

ABOUT THE EVENTS

Metrojet provides private jet charter services to fly business leaders and executives throughout Asia and beyond — a personal airline for clients for whom time is valuable and a productivity tool that can enhance efficiency by reducing multi-stop traveling days. We also provide block charters for clients who require frequent travel. Our 24-hour professional multi-lingual operations team is standing by to process your flight requests and prepare all of the necessary permits, your in-flight catering preferences, and arrange for clients to embark and disembark anywhere in the most expeditious manner through VIP channels. Our China office in Beijing also helps to ensure speedy flight clearances and access to airports throughout China.

ABOUT

Jet from any major city to your destination in pure luxury.

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WINDSTAR CRUISES REQUEST A QUOTE

ABOUT WINDSTAR CRUISES

The unparalleled success of Crystal began with – and is still rooted in – an expressed commitment to a superior standard of excellence and level of service within the luxury hospitality industry. This standard is one that Crystal continues to elevate, as we reach new milestones and new travelers. 

ABOUT TRANSPORT

The boutique cruise line carries fewer than 310 passengers on its small ships and takes travelers on cruises that are 180 degrees from ordinary. They are known for their immersive and authentic experiences,  unique, port-intensive itineraries,  exceptional award-winning service, and innovative culinary program as the Official Cruise Line of the James Beard Foundation. Windstar Cruises is a part of Xanterra Parks & Resorts®, known for “Legendary Hospitality with a Softer Footprint.” 

ABOUT THE EVENTS

This 22-day cruise through Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and China offers an ideal introduction to the best travel destinations throughout Asia. Admire the quiet symmetrical grace of Mount Fuji as you ride an aerial ropeway up a mountain to the Kunozan Toshogu Shrine near Shimizu, Japan. Explore the research center at the massive Sangumburi Crater in South Korea, a geologic wonder featuring four types of distinct and remarkable forest zones within the former volcano’s caldera. Inhale the aroma of freshly crushed hops inside the century-old Tsingtao Brewery in Qingdao, China, and then take in a futuristic, high-flying Chinese acrobatic show in the bright, modern metropolis of Shanghai, China.

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HOSHINOYA FUJI 1408 Oishi  Yamanashi $600

ABOUT PROPERTY

A glamping resort located on a red pine slope overlooking beautiful Lake Kawaguchi, a stone's throw away from Mt. Fuji.

ABOUT HOSHINOYA

At HOSHINOYA, the location is not simply an incidental backdrop. It is a rich environment of sophisticated cultures and traditions and stunning seasonal sights, sounds, and flavors-the essence that inspires the resort's every luxury and pleasure and enriches its contemporary comforts.

HOTEL HAKONE GINYU $560

ABOUT PROPERTY

Altitude about 420 m. From the entrance / lobby located on the top floor, standing as if it is held in a valley, Hayakawa under the eye, the magnificent view of the Hakone mountain range woven with the four seasons expanding. Also, all the guestrooms and bathrooms also face the Hakone mountain range, I think that you can enjoy a different view and a different atmosphere.

ABOUT HAKONE GINYU

Mark that expresses Japanese old style representative word "Flower bird flying moon" with leg script in love nature. It expresses the natural environment · time of Hakone, which has been handed down from prehistoric to now. He puts on the mind of the "heart" in the center and expresses the attitude of welcoming customers with the service which puts forth the seasons nature and the truth.

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Hakoneginyu.co.jp

ONE HAPPO CHALET Hakuba PRICE UPON REQUEST

ABOUT PROPERTY

This private 500 sq. meter resident is home to an awe-inspiring range of facilities with no expense spared featuring 5-bedrooms, a fully equipped Western kitchen and dining / bar, spacious living area, comfortable bedrooms, stunning floor-to-ceiling glass wine room with a deluxe selection of wines and champagnes, transparent fireplace, world-class gymnasium, generous 8-person onsen and sauna, an infra-red heated deck enabling you to make the most of the spectacular mountain views in style and comfort and exclusive use of a 4×4 vehicle to explore the valley.

ABOUT OETKER COLLECTION

Welcome to One Chalets, home of two of the most luxurious Chalets in Hakuba, the Olympic ski destination in the Japanese Alps. These Chalets offer two levels of indulgence from which to choose. Phoenix One, a high end private residence nestled in the picturesque Wadano Forest that is a haven of privacy and luxury. The magnificent One Happo with a bird’s eye view of the stunning Happo One mountain and the latest in sophisticated technology and cutting edge-luxury.

ABOUT THIS EXCURSION

Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 5
Saunas 1 People 10

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EASTERN DISTRICT LOFT HONG KONG$731

ABOUT EASTERN DISTRICT LOFT

This loft in close range to parks, perfect for enjoying the natural surroundings which Hong Kong provides. The loft is also able to give an amazing view of the very modernized city being able to appreciate the architecture. 

ABOUT AIR B N' B 

Airbnb is an American company which operates an online marketplace and hospitality service for people to lease or rent short-term lodging including holiday cottages, apartments, homestays, hostel beds, or hotel rooms, to participate in or facilitate experiences related to tourism such as walking tours, and to make reservations at restaurants. The company does not own any real estate or conduct tours; it is a broker which receives percentage service fees in conjunction with every booking.

 ABOUT HONG KONG

Hong Kong is an autonomous territory, and former British colony, in southeastern China. Its vibrant, densely populated urban center is a major port and global financial hub with a skyscraper-studded skyline. 

ABOUT HOME

Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Square Feet 
Acres -

AIR B N B

THE WALLICH RESIDENCE SUPER PENTHOUSEPRICE UPON REQUEST

ABOUT THE WALLICH RESIDENCE SUPER PENTHOUSE

The attraction of this magnificent super penthouse lies in its individuality. Luxury properties of this stature are rare and the developer has spared no expense in creating a one-of-a kind home to deliver a new experience at the very height of luxury. Specialist designers and architects will work with the homeowner to fully customize the prestigious suite and create a truly unique design and layout to an impeccable standard.

ABOUT SOTHEBY'S REALITY

Founded in 1976 to provide independent brokerages with a powerful marketing and referral program for luxury listings, the Sotheby's International Realty network was designed to connect the finest independent real estate companies to the most prestigious clientele in the world. 

 ABOUT SINGAPORE

Singapore, the world’s only island city-state, is growing – literally. An ongoing program of land reclamation will add hundreds of square kilometers over the next few years to this densely populated country. Parks and nature reserves are among the priorities for this country located on the southern tip of the Malaysian Peninsula that focuses on quality-of-life issues. One of the highest per capita income rates in the world and low taxes combine for a lofty rate of property ownership here in this global financial powerhouse. International investors are drawn to its strategic location, strong workforce and well-developed infrastructure.

ABOUT HOME

Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 6
Square Feet 21,108

LUXURY BY HOMEAWAY

LUXURY VILLA UBUD$820,000

ABOUT HOME

Luxury 3 Bedroom Villa with Jungle & Rivers in Ubud. Flat and integrated into the land, a luxurious 3 bedroom bungalow that enjoys unobstructed views of the picturesque jungle and river below.

ABOUT LUXURY ESTATE

LuxuryEstate.com will open your eyes to the most enchanting properties in the world: luxury homes, prestigious estates, classic residences, unique castles and country homes. To rediscover that beauty is not a luxury. It is a necessity.

 ABOUT UBUD

Ubud is a town on the Indonesian island of Bali in Ubud District, located amongst rice paddies and steep ravines in the central foothills of the Gianyar regency. Promoted as an arts and culture centre, it has developed a large tourism industry. 

ABOUT HOME

Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Square Feet 950
Acres -

LUXURY ESTATE

KINGCAT 85 BY KINGSHIPINQUIRE FOR PRICE

ABOUT THE TOY

KingCAT 85 is an aluminium built catamaran with powerful twin hulls, pleasing shear line with a modern neat looking superstructure enveloped in panoramic windows all around the accommodation and, a fly bridge with a commanding view of the whole boat. The exterior profile features sleek streamlined hulls with vertical stems and a long waterline for speed and efficient carving in the seaway.The propulsion is twin diesels powering water-jets with a maximum speed of 28 knots, which, in combination with bow thrusters, will provide exceptional maneuverability in port.  KingCAT 85 is a fast comfortable cruiser, very manoeuvrable and easy to handle at sea and in port.

ABOUT KINGSHIP

Kingship, a Hong Kong-based company with facilities at ZhongShan port, is the first builder in Asia specializing in constructing superyachts with steel hull and aluminium superstructure. We are also the first to build yachts in compliance with Lloyds and MCA in Asia. The company has been awarded the Best Asian Motor Yacht Builder title, and has also been certified with an ISO 9001:2008 Quality Assurance and Management System by Bureau Veritas. Since 2004, Kingship has already firmly established as one of the leading producers of superyachts.

ABOUT THIS TOY

Cruise around in style with this incredible make from Kingship

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2018 PIRUS BY TOYOTA $23,475

ABOUT THE TOY

A double-wisbone style multi-link the rear suspension gives Pirus responsive handling a smooth ride. And that's just the beginning. Its condensed design takes up less space outside the cabin, so you get lots of cargo room inside. Pirus touring models feature unique suspension turning to help take the fun to a whole new level. Each component has been engineered to give you a thrilling driving experience, giving you the confidence to take on your favorite twisty road.

ABOUT TOYOTA

Toyota Motor Corporation is a Japanese multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Toyota, Aichi, Japan.  Toyota was the world's first automobile manufacturer to produce more than 10 million vehicles per year which it has done since 2012, when it also reported the production of its 200-millionth vehicle. Toyota is the world's market leader in sales of hybrid electric vehicles, and one of the largest companies to encourage the mass-market adoption of hybrid vehicles across the globe

ABOUT THIS TOY

2018 PRIUS
Led the revolution. Still a brilliant solution

ENGINE 4 CYLINDER
HORSEPOWER 121
VOLTAGE 207.1

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2018 M109R B.O.S.S BY SUZUKI $ 14,999

ABOUT THE TOY

This is the performance cruiser other bikes wish they were. The dark and muscular M109R B.O.S.S. has a powerful V-twin engine using some of the largest pistons in the industry — a bike that will get your adrenaline flowing whenever you ride. This 109 cubic-inch engine is wrapped with aggressive blacked-out styling that includes slash-cut mufflers, drag-style bars, a supplied solo seat cowl, and a distinctively shaped headlight nacelle that’s uniquely Suzuki.  This bike is not just about looks as stout inverted forks, a hidden single-shock rear suspension, and an ideally designed saddle delivers responsive handling and an exceptionally comfortable ride. Performance never looked so good, or so dark.

ABOUT RENAULT SUZUKI

Michio Suzuki opens the Suzuki Loom Works in the small coastal village of Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. The new factory makes weaving looms for Japan's massive cotton industry and Michio's intention is simple: to build better, more ergonomic looms than anything that is currently available .

ABOUT THIS TOY

Ride through town after town in this classic

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