LIFESTYLE

Rolls-Royce Unveils a $28 Million Couture Cruiser: the Customized Boat Tail for Billionaires
Rolls-Royce Unveils a $28 Million Couture Cruiser: the Customized Boat Tail for Billionaires

If you’re living the dream, why not drive one? Reportedly the most expensive new car ever built ($28 million), this bespoke, Carolina blue Rolls-Royce Boat Tail is an automotive fantasy brought to life.

By Kathy A. McDonald
L.A.’s Best Coffee Shops
L.A.’s Best Coffee Shops

L.A.’s fuel to get through the day is coffee, and lots of it. But where can you find a great cup with just the right atmosphere? Here are six essential coffee bars to keep you caffeinated.

By BR Staff
Surf’s Up: Where the Pros Go to Hang Ten
Surf’s Up: Where the Pros Go to Hang Ten

There's an endless summer of discovery for surfers who travel the globe in search of the perfect wave. Whether you're planning bucket-list excursions (visualize a floatplane to an off-reef break in the Indian Ocean) or simply wanting to learn how to hang ten for the first time, these hot spots — recommended by pro surfers — know how to cater to newbies and seasoned kahunas alike. All located in outstanding natural settings near epic point breaks that attract surfers of varying skill levels, these are the places to stay when the waves are firing.

By Kathy A. McDonald
Where Londoners Go to Find Streetwear
Where Londoners Go to Find Streetwear

Why get bogged down in the usual tourist traps when you can shop like a true Londoner just a few blocks away? Whether you’re looking for the latest streetwear drop or your next kicks fix, these shops are a must-visit for anyone who appreciates style and fashion.

By BR Staff
RET. ASTRONAUT SCOTT KELLY’S LATEST MISSION: INSPIRE THE NEXT GENERATION TO REACH FOR THE STARS
RET. ASTRONAUT SCOTT KELLY’S LATEST MISSION: INSPIRE THE NEXT GENERATION TO REACH FOR THE STARS

We’re often told, “If you’re going to dream, dream big.” Scott Kelly took this advice to heart — and then some. In 1995, he and his identical twin brother, Mark, fulfilled a lifelong aspiration of becoming NASA astronauts.

By Allen B. Ury
So You Want to Start an Art Collection?
So You Want to Start an Art Collection?

If you are new to art collecting, don't be put off by the hype surrounding whatever's trending among deep-pocket collectors. While they may frequent art fairs such as Art Basel and high-profile auctions at Christie's or Sotheby's, it will be more valuable for you to establish your own sense of style or taste as you begin to amass a personal collection.

By Kathy A. McDonald