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OFF Floating Hotel Paris

The recently opened OFF hotel in Paris offers guests a unique experience, an opportunity to stay in the city’s first floating hotel and bar. Paris surely has no shortage of luxury accommodations, none of which, however, compare to this experience due to the unique location and concept. Docked in the river Seine, the floating craft boasts 54 rooms, four suites, a plunge pool, a summer terrace area, and a cocktail bar that features panoramic views of the famous river and the beautiful Charles de Gaulle bridge.



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CANTILEVERED RESTAURANT

Tall Arquitectos from Mexico, have released renderings that depict Bire Bitori, a luxury diner and cocktail bar embedded in the rock face of a beautiful natural landscape high above Mexico’s stunning Copper Canyon. The heart-stopping proposal allows guests to enjoy an "over the air" experience, with nothing but a vast glass bottom underneath! The precarious cantilevered position of the building and the picture windows would grant diners wonderful panoramic views of ...
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BOSCH IXO VINO | SPECIAL EDITION

The Bosch Cordless Screwdriver is now more than just a screwdriver, the IXO VINO is an exclusive corkscrew attachment allowing you now to remove corks. The special edition IXO Vino comes with a corkscrew attachment and special ‘wine-style’ wooden packaging box. The screwdriver has all the features of the standard IXO but now includes this limited edition attachment, to remove corks. ...
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BARBARIAN DAYS

Looking for a beach read this summer? Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life is a damn good book about surfing, worthy of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Autobiography.  The compelling book is William Finnegan’s memoir of his obsession with surfing, which he calls a beautiful addiction. In the book Finnegan describes his childhood growing up in California and Hawaii in the mid 1960s, his vagabond years hunting down secluded surf spots around the world, stories of life in a...
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