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By Michelle Johnson | 18 Jun 2019

How Breitling's aviation legacy is helping its new timepieces take flight

There are few Swiss watch brands so closely tied to the skies as Breitling. The high-end watch brand was founded by Léon Breitling in 1884, focusing on the creation of simplified chronographs t... Read More

By Gareth Herincx | 18 Jun 2019

Bugatti president Stephan Winkelmann tells Tempus how the marque is standing the test of time

When Ettore Bugatti created his first car in 1909, he could never have imagined that his company would evolve into one of world’s most desirable luxury brands. Bugatti has had its challenge... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 18 Jun 2019

Electric dream: Lunaz Design is sparking bright new interest in the longevity of classic cars by plugging in to futuristic tech

As the car industry becomes ever more conscious of its impact on the environment, the question of how future generations can enjoy the unique driving experiences of classic cars is more important than... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 11 Jun 2019

Exclusive: Jodie Kidd on championing British-made brands and giving her competitive side a work out

Jodie Kidd makes no secret of her competitive nature. Her relentless drive and ambition have fuelled her career from early show jumping success to her domination of British fashion in the 1990s, as we... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 06 Jun 2019

Automobili Pininfarina's design director shares the brand's driving ambition to create the world's first zero-emissions hypercar

Automobili Pininfarina makes its UK debut of its flagship vehicle, the fully electric Battista hypercar, which will be displayed at the British Library from 6-9 June in partnership with the&... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 06 Jun 2019

No Brexit blues for UK luxury as Brand Britain booms

While much of Britain has been worrying about the effects of a no-deal Brexit, the luxury industry has been quietly growing at an unprecedented rate, according to experts Walpole. In just four years f... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 04 Jun 2019

Float therapy: Tempus discovers how the luxury Seabourn Odyssey is rebooting the traditional cruise

Luxury cruise line Seabourn doesn’t like the word ‘boat’ for a reason. Preferring the term ‘floating hotel’, each ship sleeps up to 458 guests who enjoy Michelin-sta... Read More

By Peter Malmstrom | 04 Jun 2019

100 years of pace and elegance: how the First Edition Bentley Continental GT Convertible is starting a new century in style

Bentley Motors has just achieved its 100th year of building some of the world’s finest and most desirable motor cars. To celebrate this magnificent milestone, the manufacturer launched the First... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 03 Jun 2019

Editor's Letter: behind the scenes of our exclusive cover shoot with Bentley and Breitling

This year is a monumental year for motoring. Not only is 2019 the 100-year anniversary of Bentley Motors and 110 years of Bugatti but, on the other end of the scale, it has also seen the premiere of t... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 03 Jun 2019

Exclusive: As Bentley Motors’ celebrates its 100-year anniversary, Tempus looks at the future of Britain’s most iconic motoring brand

On 10 July, Britain’s most iconic motoring brand, Bentley Motors, celebrates its centenary. Not only is this a chance to look at the manufacturer’s incredible service to motoring, it&rsquo... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 20 May 2019

Thai break: from eco-living in Koh Samui to cultural immersion in the capital

The Kingdom of Thailand is known for its fine cuisine, sandy beaches and rich cultural heritage. But what efforts is this hot-spot making when it comes to luxury travel? From my experience hopping fro... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 20 May 2019

Explorer Ben Fogle on taking his Celebrity Cruises adventure series to the cutting Edge

As one of Britain's best-known explorers, and a self-described journeyman with 30 years of world travel experience, Ben Fogle is the man to go to when it comes to finding the experiential travel o... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 13 May 2019

Naomie Harris: Film companies need to be more sustainable

While movie stars often talk about sustainability, many overlook the fact that the film production industry itself is actually one of the most "non-environmentally friendly" indust... Read More

By Tempus | 10 May 2019

Could Classic Parade hire service be the answer to supercar ownership in the city?

Imagine being able to drive a different supercar every day of the week. Whether taking a Ferrari GTC4 Lusso for a spin to take your amour on a country drive, a Hurracan Performante to be the cool pare... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 08 May 2019

Are FaceGym's fitness-inspired facial treatments the work out we've been waiting for?

I can honestly say that a FaceGym facial is like nothing I have ever experienced. Indeed, as founder Inge Theron insists, it’s not actually a facial at all. It’s a non-invasive “work... Read More

By Georgia Peck | 16 Apr 2019

Rolls-Royce bespoke designer Alex Innes tells us about his driving ambition to produce the brand's first ever luxury 4x4

Last year was the time of the luxury SUV, with Lamborghini, Maserati and Porsche all unveiling highly rated models. And so, entering an already saturated market, Rolls-Royce needed to do something dif... Read More

By Peter Malmstrom | 07 Mar 2019

Is the Range Rover Vogue SV Autobiography the best all-rounder in the world?

Car enthusiasts can all agree that Range Rover consistently delivers an unquestioned level of prowess in its off-road driving vehicles, and with decades of performance testing behind them, the latest ... Read More

By Tempus | 22 Feb 2019

British brand Princess Yachts redefines the traditional flybridge with its 'superfly' X95

When it comes to innovation at sea, Princess Yachts is ahead of the curve with its range of British-built performance sports yachts – the revolutionary R35, a collaboration with Ben Ainslee Raci... Read More

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