Monthly Archives: June 2018

The Pacifica Will Have The Largest And Most Expensive Penthouse In New Zealand

The recent boom in Auckland’s real estate market has seen the rise of both residential and commercial buildings in New Zealand’s largest urban area. Amongst the concrete jungle will lie the Pacifica, to stand out along Auckland’s skyline as one of the city’s most premium apartment buildings. Built by Chinese developer Hengyi, a double-storey “super… Read More »

Elite Days Away: Summer in Italy

Hotel Le Sirenuse   For most, travelling is an excuse for overindulgence and where better to overindulge than mid-summer in Italy. “How beautiful to do nothing and rest afterwards” Italian proverb If you are going to drive the Almalfi coast, my advice is to take a limousine with an entertaining driver, preferably one that does… Read More »

Paz Arquitectura Aylvalaan House Guatemala

An alchemy of glass, concrete and wood, Paz Arquitectura’s Aylvalaan House in Guatemala city is a striking three-story residence in the forested hillside on the fringes of Guatemala’s capital characterised by rough, orthogonal, concrete outcroppings and expansive glass panels. An utterly modern dwelling, the Aylvalaan House in Guatemala’s verdant hillside stands in stark contrast to its lush… Read More »