The Sybarite® Magazine

The Sybarite magazine is an online-only business and lifestyle content hub. Our writers showcase riveting interviews of influential personalities as well as reviews, features and the latest insights from the world of business, luxury and lifestyle.

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  • Abu Dhabi: The Sybarite Travel Guide

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  • Undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and modern countries in the world, Abu Dhabi was founded as recently as 1971 and is ever-evolving with a skyline beginning to rival Manhattan. Though less braggart than it’s neighbouring Dubai, what Abu Dhabi lacks in overt shows of we…
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  • Gili Lankanfushi – A Sanctuary Hidden from the World.

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  • Posted 1 month ago

  • As soon as we were greeted at the Male airport and boarded the short boat ride to the private coral island of Gili Lankanfushi I knew we were about to have a family holiday of a lifetime. This is a sanctuary hidden from the world, where you are invited to literally kick your…
  • The Top 5 Workouts for 2018

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  • January, for many people, means getting back in to your gym routine after a rather indulgent Christmas period. The Sybarite is breaking down the top 5 workouts for 2018.   BXR – Climb to The Beat  Using a VersaClimber, this class is great to do an all over workout. Incor…
  • Get Fit Get Happy: Harry Judd talks to The Sybarite

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  • Posted 3 months ago

  • As the drummer in one of the country’s biggest bands and then gone on to become one of the nation’s favourite Strictly Come Dancing Champions in 2011, Harry Judd has decided to change his lifestyle and focus on his physical and mental health. The Sybarite spoke t…
  • French IFI Tax changes save buyers of property thousands

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  • Posted 1 month ago

  • France is the most popular location for second property investment, with over €297million worth of loans arranged by the international mortgage broker, Enness, in 2018. In 2018, these investors may save thousands in tax as a result of the implementation of the new wealth t…
  • The Difference Between UK and International Lenders

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  • If you’re looking to finance a property in Europe with a local bank, you may be wondering how international mortgage lenders differ to their UK counterparts. Regardless of your experience in your native country’s property market, international mortgage lenders—and inde…
  • The Future of the Monaco Mortgage and Property Market

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  • Posted 4 months ago

  • With the Monaco yacht show fast approaching at the end of September, eyes will soon be on the harbours of Europe’s most glamorous principality—but there’s also plenty of exciting news on land.   The principality is under a square mile in size, so there’s a limited a…
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  • Investing in Contemporary Art: A Gallery Owner’s Guide

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  • Posted 7 months ago

  • In a time when uncertainty and fear on so many levels have become our daily routine, investing in contemporary artwork may be the answer for you. Investing in artwork is of course not purely financially motivated, but many investors who are attracted to traditional methods o…
  • The Treasures Worth More Than Their Weight In Gold

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  • Posted 7 months ago

  • We all have old family heirlooms and relics sitting in our houses – whether they are our prized possessions or they are in storage in the attic. But are they worth their weight in gold? Watchshop has conducted a survey and discovered that 42% of the British Public  &#…
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  • London Art Week: Our Recommendations

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  • Posted 7 months ago

  • Between the 30th June and 7th July, galleries across London are opening their doors and hosting some of the world’s most renowned artists. This highly anticipated event will draw in thousands of art enthusiasts from all around the globe over the week. London Art Week …
  • Sybarite Selections: Sicily Is My Love

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  • Posted 3 months ago

  • Following Frigorifero d’Arte, Smeg’s successful collaboration with Dolce and Gabbana last year, the two brands launched a new colourful collaboration in October called ‘Sicily is my Love.’ The new unique collection, which was announced in April during…
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  • Sybarite Selections: Best Natural Skincare Brands

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  • Posted 8 months ago

  • As we become more aware of what we put into our bodies food-wise, we are also becoming increasingly conscious of what goes on our skin. With many leading brands still using parabens and chemicals in their products, consumers are turning to brands that use organic and natural…
  • Faryal Makhdoom Sits Down With The Sybarite

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  • Faryal Makhdoom is a busy 26-year old. The New Yorker is launching her own global cosmetics brand, is pregnant with her second baby, and just emerged from a marital media storm. The Sybarite sat down with Faryal at Sanctum Hotel in Soho to talk about her life and career. Far…
  • Five Simple Tricks to Sustaining an Energetic Personal Brand

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  • Posted 3 months ago

  • Everyone has a personal brand. It’s often described as what others say about you when you are not in the room. The type of impression you create, along with the reputation you build for yourself, is a big part of personal branding. But what happens when good ol’ physiolo…
  • Get Fit Get Happy: Harry Judd talks to The Sybarite

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  • Posted 3 months ago

  • As the drummer in one of the country’s biggest bands and then gone on to become one of the nation’s favourite Strictly Come Dancing Champions in 2011, Harry Judd has decided to change his lifestyle and focus on his physical and mental health. The Sybarite spoke t…
  • French IFI Tax changes save buyers of property thousands

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  • Posted 1 month ago

  • France is the most popular location for second property investment, with over €297million worth of loans arranged by the international mortgage broker, Enness, in 2018. In 2018, these investors may save thousands in tax as a result of the implementation of the new wealth t…
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  • LVMH Expects The Market To Do Better In 2018

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  • The world’s largest luxury goods company LVMH (Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton) reported a 12 percent increase in like-for-like sales for the third quarter of 2017 in October- a higher-than-expected figure. It surpassed analysts’ expectations of a 9 percent increase in the t…
  • Gucci Teams Up With Bocconi to Launch a Fashion Research Lab

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  • Gucci will partner up with Milan’s Bocconi University, a prestigious Italian business institution, to create the Gucci Research Lab in the beginning of next year. The research lab, which will be based in Italy’s business capital Milan, is a three-year project tha…
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  • Rooftop Bars to Visit this Winter: A Syabrite Guide

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  • Heading to a Rooftop Bar in the winter doesn’t always sound like the best idea your work colleague/friend/date has ever had, but we have a list of some of the best bars across the city that will keep you toasty warm, with great views mixed with great drinks and some pr…
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  • America’s Cup: The Latest Technological Boat Race

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  • Posted 8 months ago

  • Surface to Air, a new film by Altair Engineering, explores the world of America’s Cup racing and what really goes into competing for the oldest and most coveted global sailing trophy In recent years, the world’s oldest and most prestigious global sailing event, America…
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  • A New Way to Invest in Fine Art

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  • Posted 8 months ago

  • In uncertain times, the fine art market offers a reassuring investment opportunity. Largely immune to political change, it is less volatile than currencies or capital markets. The global market was worth more than $45billion last year, a 1.7% annual increase, according to th…
  • luxury tech
  • Sybarite Selections: Innovative Tech

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  • Posted 9 months ago

  • Looking for a hot new gadget to play with, or something high-tech to spruce up your home and impress your friends? We’ve picked some of the most innovative pieces in luxury tech this year… Aster by Vertu £3,400 Handmade in London, Vertu isn’t shy of price tags…
  • Stocking Presents every Beauty Enthusiast will Love

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  • Stockings can be one of the most exciting parts of Christmas. They are the perfect way to show someone you love them and know them inside out. We are giving you a breakdown of the best stocking filler for beauty lovers. Olverum Bath Oil  One of the most luxurious bath oils,…
  • The Bite Size News: A Guide to the Latest Luxury News

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  • Every week, The Sybarite collates its pick of the hottest luxury lifestyle news into bite size chunks. In this week’s bite size news, we cover the engagement of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Christmas at Bluebird Cafe, the opening of Granary Square Brasserie, and the ann…
  • The Bite Size News: This Week’s Previews

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  • Every week, The Sybarite collates its pick of the hottest luxury lifestyle news from London and beyond into bite-size chunks. In this week’s bite-size news we cover the new Chi Kitchen Winter Warmers Drinks Menu, Out of the Blue at The Berkeley, the Vera Wang X Ernest Jone…
  • BITE SIZE NEWS: THIS WEEK’S PREVIEWS

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  • Every week, The Sybarite collates its pick of the hottest luxury lifestyle news into bite-size chunks. In this week’s edition, we cover the opening of Hovarda in Soho, Bea Vo’s all-American bakery opening, Mortimer House Kitchen and Thanksgiving at 108 Brasserie. H…
  • BITE SIZE NEWS: THIS WEEK’S PREVIEWS

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  • Every week, The Sybarite collates its pick of the hottest luxury lifestyle news into bite-size chunks. In this week’s edition, we cover the opening of Agatha Christie’s favourite hangout, membership club Mortimer House, a four-course Piemonte truffle dinner at Rotor…
  • The Guide to Achieving Healthy Skin from the Skies.

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  • Posted 5 months ago

  • Flying can be a challenging situation for your skin, no matter what continents and climates you are switching between and how regularly you do it. 365 Aviation – one of the best-chartered airline companies in the world – asked their customers for their best advic…
  • Americas Cup boat race
  • America’s Cup: The Latest Technological Boat Race

  • By
  • Posted 8 months ago

  • Surface to Air, a new film by Altair Engineering, explores the world of America’s Cup racing and what really goes into competing for the oldest and most coveted global sailing trophy In recent years, the world’s oldest and most prestigious global sailing event, America…
  • Sybarite Selections: Men’s Yacht Style

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  • Posted 9 months ago

  • With yachting season just around the corner, it’s time to start updating your wardrobe with the latest luxury accessories and fashion pieces. See our pick of the must-have men’s luxe style items for summer.  Salvatore Ferragamo F-80 Watch This handsome timepiece fea…
  • Equal Among Firsts – Flying First Class With BA

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  • Posted 12 months ago

  • “Thanks for warming my nuts.” A public conversation beginning with these words would expectedly go bad very quickly. Not, however, in British Airways First Class and not when the nuts in question are a sublime mixture of pecans, macadamias, almonds and brazils served (w…
  • New Year’s Eve 2017: The Sybarite Guide to Romantic Getaways

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  • As 2017 draws to a close, you could be forgiven for thinking that this year has seemingly gone by faster than any before, with the season’s festivities in full swing and most of us still struggling to believe that it is ‘that time of year’ once again. However, a few we…
  • The Sybarite Guide to Spending December in London

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  • Enjoy the festive season in the capital with these must-see exhibitions and performances. Here are our top picks of what to do in London in December. The Nutcracker 29th November – 6th Jan 2018 The English National Ballet Christmas season has included The Nutcracker sinc…