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Playa Vik | Spectacular Villa For Rent In Uruguay

This is a truly remarkable private retreat on the beach in the village of Faro Jose Ignacio, Uruguay. The house is 20 miles from Punta del Este, it was designed by Uruguayan architect Carlos Ott, who has designed some of the world´s most famous structures, including the Paris Opera House. The Playa Vik is one of his rare residential projects, besides the amazing views overlooking the South Atlantic, the house combines contemporary decor with an artistic touch. The site has six individual houses for guests who want total exclusivity.



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TOUCHE EXPRESSIVE INSTRUMENT

The awesome Touche by Expressive E, is a compact, innovative expression controller designed for use with synthesizers, and allows you to control your sounds in ways you have never seen before. The versatile device features a highly sensitive mahogany surface that lets you change the sound of your synthesizers using simple gestures. Use soft or hard gestures to influence the intensity of the sound, and percussive or progressive gestures to  influence...
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NORTH ISLAND ECO-LODGE | SEYCHELLES

North Island is a rare sanctuary for wildlife and guests alike, located in Seychelles this island is a piece of unspoiled tropical heaven. The private Island compromises a very ambitious conservation project committed to ensuring the protection of the natural environment and biodiversity. North Island has only 11 handcrafted guest villas, spread out along the main beach, each have a private garden and are equipped with a golf cart and mountain bikes for cruising aro...
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GEORGE LUCAS A LIFE

George Lucas: A Life is the long-awaited life-story of the cinema legend and Star Wars creator. This is the first biography of the director to encompass the Star Wars prequels and everything that followed, such as the blockbuster series with Indiana Jones. The book takes us back to 1977, where a problem-plagued, budget-straining independent science-fiction film opened in a mere thirty-two American movie theaters. That was of course The Star Wars, now one of the most...
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