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Straight Flush

Straight Flush is a new book that tells the incredible story of six college friends that built the Billion-Dollar Absolute Poker empire, and saw it all come crashing down. The book is written by Ben Mezrich, author of previous successes "The Accidental Billionaires"(movie- "The Social Network") and "Bringing Down the House"(movie "21"), and describes the true tale of a group of frat brothers that turned a basement poker game into an online empire that was making a million-dollars-a-day. Living in the exotic jungle paradise of Costa Rica the friends were embracing an outrageous lifestyle of sex, drugs, and money, but one day it all went downhill when the U.S. law changed, and the Feds were on to them…
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LUXURY ANANTARA KIHAVAH VILLAS | MALDIVES | Image

LUXURY ANANTARA KIHAVAH VILLAS | MALDIVES

The one and only Anantara Kihavah Resort in the Maldives, an island nation largely untouched, just over 400 miles from Sri Lanka. The resort is tucked away in Baa Atoll with a wide range of marine life and magnificent coral reefs. Each of the 78 villas by the sea or on the water have private infinity edge pools, wood decks to sunbathe and outdoor showers. The resort offers everything, from yoga to windsurfing, through cooking classes taught by local chefs, and a spe...
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OFF THE ROAD

Off The Road is a new book for all lovers of the great outdoors, it features several travel adventures by solo travelers, couples, or families that are heading off to discover the outdoor scene on converted mobile homes, campers, trucks, or vans. The book features stunning photography that transports the reader to awe-inspiring landscapes, and reveals the lifestyle of those who make their homes on wheels, their customized, homey vehicles, and equipment that make the...
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CABANAS NO RIO | COMPORTA PORTUGAL

On the Portuguese coast (about an hour south of Lisbon) lies a hidden piece of paradise...Comporta. This beautiful region is known for the magnificent white sandy beaches, the wine, fresh fish and the beautiful rice paddies. Cabanas no Rio is a project by architect Manuel Aires Mateus, the same guy behind the "Casas na Areia”. The romantic hideaway is ideal to relax, recharge batteries and simply enjoy nature. The two recovered old fisherman huts have in total only ...
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