Luxury

Richest Women in the World – Net Worth

Ladies, rejoice! Well, take heart anyway. Most of you (and most men as well) are unlikely to ever reach the giddy heights of financial independence associated with becoming a billionaire, but the percentage of women reaching that target measured against …

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Most Expensive Cigars in the World

Smoking is still a hobby or pastime that’s appreciated by lots of folks, regardless of age, sex and social standing, all around the planet. Many smokers buy cigarettes that are cheaper in comparison to cigars, which are generally perceived to …

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Net Worth Of The World’s Richest Families

The richest individuals around the world are constantly in the headlines, partly out of fascination for just how much they are worth – amounts unimaginable to the average person, regardless that 80% of ‘the richest’ are actually self-made billionaires. However, …

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Flying High On Your Net Worth

Did you know that there is a fifth class on aircraft, above economy, super-economy, business and first? Actually, for some celebrities there is only one class – private, and that’s the whole plane! Some celebrities are pilots and own several …

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The 10 Most Expensive Wines on Earth

The most revered drink throughout the ages is undoubtedly wine. This drink, enjoyed by all kinds of communities and castes of people, has more variations than any other beverage. The process of making wine is as much science as it …

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Is International Trade so Important?

With current emotions in many countries around the world apparently running strongly on nationalistic, parochial, even isolationist lines these days, is trade really so important? Trade, in its simplest form, is the exchange of one skill or commodity for another, …

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Historic Scientific Breakthroughs

Notice the word ‘breakthroughs’ in the title – it covers observations, discoveries and inventions, stretches over the last 500 years, and includes events which have had the greatest effect on the relatively modern world. Of course this latter is a …

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Best at the Box Office! The Top 25

So who are the most popular actors, male and female, and on what criteria are they measured? Certainly critics have a say in what constitutes a ‘great’ film, which relies on the story-line and the performances of the cast, and …

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