Peru will get the first luxury train of South America. The Belmond Andean Explorer will start operating in May 2017 and it will be one of the highest train routes of the world.
It will offer basically two different journeys, Peruvian Highlands and Spirit of the Water. Peruvian Highlands is a 2 night journey from Cusco to Arequipa, visiting the majestic Lake Titicaca and reaching 4,800 meters from sea level. Spirit of the Water is a journey from Cusco to Puno that visits Lake Titicaca and the island of Uros and Taquile.
The train will have Piano Bar Car, so passengers can have a cocktail while enjoying the tone of a medium grand piano. Observation Car, which is perfect for gazing the jaw-dropping landscapes. Dining Cars, which you can taste the freshness of local ingredients and dishes designed by Belmond Hotel Monasterio’s chefs. The train also has a boutique with handcrafted items and a library.
There are four types of cabins, Deluxe Bed Cabins, Junior Double Bed Cabins, Twin Bed Cabins and for one passenger, Bunk Bed Cabins.
The tickets starts from $ 462, including meals, day trips and open bar.
Forbes created an index that compares teams, athletes, sports, brands and agencies. It’s the Sports Money Index.
The first place of the full list belongs to Nike, the second to Real Madrid and third Barcelona. The first athlete is ranked fifth in the full list.
When it comes to athletes here is the top 7 most powerful sportsmen of the world:
1. LeBron James
Total earnings: $ 86 M
Endorsements: $ 55 M
Salary: $ 31 M
2. Cristiano Ronaldo
Total earnings: $ 88 M
Endorsements: $ 32 M
Salary: $ 56 M
3. Lionel Messi
Total earnings: $ 81.4 M
Endorsements: $ 28 M
Salary: $ 53.4 M
4. Eli Manning
Total earnings: $ 45 M
Endorsements: $ 8 M
Salary: $ 37 M
5. Kevin Duran
Total earnings: $ 62.5 M
Endorsements: $ 36 M
Salary: $ 26.5 M
Total earnings: $ 37.5 M
Endorsements: $ 23 M
Salary: $ 14.5 M
7. Carmelo Anthony
Total earnings: $ 32.6 M
Endorsements: $ 8 M
Salary: $ 24.6 M
The index methodology compares not just the money, but also entity’s connections (things like sponsors, teams and agencies). Cristiano Ronaldo for example has more money ($ 88 million) than LeBron James ($ 86 million), but LeBron has 6 connections and Cristiano Ronaldo only 3.
A man (an idiot actually) crashed his Ferrari F12 Berlinetta when he was racing on the streets of Dubai.
Well at least he didn’t hit the other car.
This 4-seater convertible is one of the surprises of New York International Auto Show. The GranCabrio Collection has four models, GranCabrio, GranCabrio Sport, GranCabrio MC and GranCabrio MC Centennial Edition.
This models comes with a 4.7 liter V8 engine that produces 450 horsepower at 7,000 rpm. GranTurismo Sport accelerates from 0 to 62 mph in 4.7 secs (0-100 km/h) and it has maximum speed of 186 mph (299 km/h). It is equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission and comes with 5 operating modes: Auto Normal, Auto Sport, Manual Normal, Manual Sport and Ice.
Its superb interior is made of Alcantara Leather, with Maserati’s logo is handcrafted on the seat headrests and the brand distinctive “V” motif can be noticed on the dashboard and doors style. The car also has entertainment system with a 7-inch screen.
Its hard top opens in just 28 seconds, making it even more fun to drive. 2017 Maserati GranCabrio’s price starts from $ 338,000.
The house of Jordan Belfort, the real Wolf of Wall Street, is on the market for $ 3.5 million.
Jordan Belfort is a former stockbroker that got involved in stock-market frauds and manipulations, with a life full of sex and drugs. The movie adaptation was directed by Martin Scorsese and Jordan Belfort was played by Leonardo Di Caprio.
The mansion is located in Old Brookville, New York and it has a total area of 8,706 square feet. It has 5 bedrooms, a two-story foyer, Roman-style pool, a large gym and billiard room.
Jordan Belfort now lives in Hermosa Beach, California and he is a motivational speaker.
Lamborghini gave Bologna police a third vehicle for highway patrol. First it was gifted a Gallardo, last year a Huracán and now a second Huracán.
This Lamborghini model is equipped with V10 engine that produces 610 horsepower, with top speed of 325 km/h and acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.2 seconds.
This unity was equipped with all accessories a police officer needs, like gun holster, VHF police radio, camera to record police action on the road and even a refrigeration system for transporting organs for transplant.
The former supermodel and now TV presenter Tyra Banks listed her penthouse in Manhattan.
The penthouse was previously renting it out for $ 50,000 per month, as she was living on the west coast. But now she said she prefers selling it and listed the apartment for $ 17.5 million. She paid $ 10 million for it 2010.
Tyra Banks has walked the runways for agencies like IMG Models and the brands, Victoria Secret, Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent and Dolce & Gabbana. Her career in television started with hole in Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and recently was presenter and judge of America’s Next Top Model.
The penthouse has 5 bedroom, a beautiful bathroom with bathtub (in a total of 8 bathrooms), gym, library, chef’s kitchen and for those more worried about the look there is 360° mirrored fitting room. The apartment also has views of the Hudson River and Statue of Liberty. It is located on River Terrace.
Lamborghini presented its 2017 Huracán model, which is not the most powerful Lamborghini, but it was created to be fun to drive.
RWD Huracán Spyder goes from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 3.6 secs and it has a maximum speed of 319 km/h (199 mph). Its engine is V10 with 580 horsepower and maximum torque of 540 Nm @ 6.500 rpm. It comes with 7-speed dual clutch transmission and it is capable of braking from 100 km/h to 0 in 31.9 meters.
This model soft top opens in just 17 seconds, so you can enjoy the sky driving this beast. The sof top can be operated up to 50 km/h. It comes with ANIMA, which is the modes sport, corsa and strada. The ANIMA sport you can enjoy its oversteering capabilities, corsa is better for racing and strada offers you a comfortable ride.
The car chassis is made of hybrid in aluminum and carbon fiber and the body of aluminum and synthetic material.
RWD Huracán Spyder has a base price of $ 219,780 in the United States.
Bugatti Chiron is the fastest car ever produced, it came to replace Veyron. The factory in Molsheim, France, in 10 years is going to produce only 450 cars and only 20 employees are necessary to produces this beast.
Chiron comes with a 8.0 liter engine with 1,500 horsepower and top speed of 420 km/h, which is limited electronically, it is believed to be 460km/h. This monster goes from 0 to 100 km/h in just 2.5 seconds.
2017 Bugatti Chiron price tag is $ 2.5 million.
This superb property in Saint Barthélemy is listed on Sotheby’s International Realty for 53 million euro ($ 57 million).
The estate is located in a gated community in Colombier neighborhood and it has a jaw-dropping view of the sea.
The property is composed by three villas, having a total of 9 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms. The main villa comes with 5 themed bedrooms and they are named after renowned designers. It also has a cottage for the caretakers and a guesthouse with 2 bedrooms.
It has 3 swimming pools, climate controlled wine cellar, fitness center and several terraces, with barbecue grills and dining areas.
The couple owner of the estate is selling it because their children have grown.