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March 31, 2015
The Lisa Marie, a Convair 880, is named for Presley’s daughter.
Elvis Presley's airplanes, the Lisa Marie and Hound Dog II, are for sale and are expected to go for $10 to $15 million.
March 12, 2015
Chef Mark at Ritz Carlton, Orlando
Some of the world’s best hotels and resorts have joined the farm-to-table movement, growing and producing food, wine and beer right on their property.
November 24, 2014
BJT's guide makes shopping for that special gift as easy as point and click. (Image: Fotolia)
Complete your holiday shopping with our guide to great gifts for everyone on your list.
September 26, 2014
Six new cameras offer a wide range of options for casual photographers and serious photography buffs. (Photo: Fotolia)
With equipment like this, it’s becoming difficult to take a bad photo.
September 19, 2014
The Art of Shaving Travel Kit and Razor.
These beauty travel kits have a lot of essentials you’ll need to stay groomed and glam for a five-day trip, and they won’t weigh you down.
September 16, 2014
Doctors Without Borders provides medical care to people in nearly 70 countries.
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières confronts humanitarian crises without taking sides, providing aid based on need alone.
September 16, 2014
Approximately 25,000 people attend the National Business Aviation Association’s annual convention, which this year will take place in Orlando, Florida. (Photo: Mariano Rosales)
The National Business Aviation Association’s annual conclave—scheduled this year for October 21–23 in Orlando, Florida—typically attracts about 25,000 attendees from the world over.
June 6, 2014
Ostrich Pillow
Are there one or two items you've found indispensable to have on hand while traveling? We posed that question to some globetrotters. Here's what they told us.
May 5, 2014
After years of flying, it's easy to take air travel for granted and to see it simply as a way to move quickly from point A to point B. That's why you must watch this utterly charming film from Vodafone called An & Ria's First Flight. It's about a private jet journey by two women in their 70s, neither of whom has ever flown before.
April 29, 2014
You don't have to buy or lease a Lamborghini to get behind the wheel. Just arrange a rental.

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““CEOs go to their vacation homes just after companies report favorable news, and CEOs return to headquarters right before subsequent news is released. More good news is released when CEOs are back at work, and CEOs appear not to leave headquarters at all if a firm has adverse news to disclose. When CEOs are away from the office, stock prices behave quietly with sharply lower volatility. Volatility increases immediately when CEOs return to work.” —David Yermack, a New York University finance professor, whose recently released study shows a correlation between when CEOs take their private jets on vacation and movements in their companies’ stock price ”

-David Yermack