The issue highlights unique travel destinations around the globe
June 15, 2017 – LUXURY MAGAZINE, the quarterly publication available exclusively for Luxury Card™ holders, unveiled its Summer 2017 issue today, which focuses on Experiential Travel & Unique Destinations. The premium publication offers news, trends and stories across all categories of luxury lifestyle, from travel and fashion to home design, real estate and technology.
Highlights from the Summer issue feature tours of experiential travel destinations – from the latest wellness trends in Hawaii and spiritual guides in Sedona – to how to rediscover the pristine coasts of Europe. Fashion editorial, photographed by Yu Tsai and styled by Elizabeth Sulcer, brings Malibu’s summer trends into focus. Shot on-location at Southern California’s newly-opened luxury hotel – Nobu Ryokan –editors unveil the season’s most coveted bathing suits, sunglasses, and accessories. Exploring timepiece craftsmanship, Degan Pener – whose work has appeared in publications including The New York Times, New York Magazine and Robb Report, among others – provides exclusive, behind the scenes access into Swiss watchmaking and best-in-design from the Basel Watch Fair. Finally, the Experiential Travel & Unique Destinations issue invites readers to explore modern residential architecture in Mexico and immerse themselves the world’s most exotic technology experiences in the Huaqiangbei District of Shenzhen, China.
LUXURY MAGAZINE is published by Luxury Card. The readership is comprised of affluent men and women across the United States.The readership is a 51/49 percent male/female split, all with an interest in quality, value and service. A collaborative initiative among the Luxury Card executives, the publication features world-class editorial and offers a range of luxury categories in every issue, each with a seasonal theme and focus.
“Our Summer issues transports our Cardmembers to some of the most majestic, and indulgent destinations in the world. The season is a time for exploration and leisure, and this issue provides inspiration for both – from Europe’s colorful coasts, to the calm deserts of Africa, to the white-sand beaches of Malibu,” said Marina Kissam, Vice President, Customer Experience. “With design and luxury top of mind, this issue also highlights summer fashion essentials and puts readers in the driver’s seat of some of the most iconic U.K. automobiles on the market.”
Additional features from the Summer 2017 Experiential Travel & Unique Destinations issue:
Art in Motion
Each issue of LUXURY MAGAZINE highlights an artist’s work and includes an exclusive feature story. The Summer 2017 featured artist profile is Eric Zener. Over the past 25 years, self-taught artist Eric Zener has exhibited in the most renowned galleries in the world. In his more than 1,000 pieces of work, Zener details his love-fear relationship with water. Our editors visit with Zener in his quaint Northern California studio as he prepares for the upcoming Art Basel exhibition with Gallery Henoch.
Summer by the Sea
LUXURY MAGAZINE editors showcase the hottest summer looks, with a focus on all things accessories—from sunglasses, to bathing suits and high-end wetsuits. On-set at the newly opened Nobu Ryokan hotel in Malibu, world-renowned stylist Elizabeth Sulcer and photographer Yu Tsai bring summer fashion to life and explore the resurgence of modern luxury prep.
Full Tech Immersion
With innovation and transformation in its DNA, the Huaqiangbei District of Shenzhen, China is revolutionizing the way that people shop for technology. In this issue, readers are treated to an in-depth look into the world’s most exotic shopping experiences, where entire buildings are devoted to a single tech product.
The quarterly publication is available exclusively for Luxury Card holders and is primed to spotlight the following topics throughout 2017:
Fall: Food, wine, & spirits
About LUXURY MAGAZINE
LUXURY MAGAZINE is the quarterly publication exclusively for Luxury Card holders. The LUXURY MAGAZINE team of editors, designers and writers delivers informed content tailored to our affluent audience. Both timely in relevance and evergreen in appeal, each story expands on Cardmembers’ wide array of interests and passions. Access LUXURY MAGAZINE anytime, anywhere, on any device at luxurymagazine.com.
About Luxury Card™
Luxury Card is a global services company offering access to three world-class, premium credit cards— MasterCard® Gold Card™, MasterCard® Black Card™ and MasterCard® Titanium Card™ —each with a distinctive, patented metal design and construction.
Luxury Card caters to busy individuals and active travelers who want to get the most out of their purchases. With Luxury Card’s Industry-Leading Rewards Program, Cardmembers earn points with every purchase, which can be redeemed for a variety of benefits such as DOUBLE POINTS value for airfare and up to 2% value for cash back.
Cardmembers enjoy the convenience of Luxury Card Concierge™, available 24/7 to help fulﬁll every request—allowing members to focus on what’s truly important. Serving the frequent traveler, the Luxury Card VIP Hotel & Travel Program offers exclusive amenities and beneﬁts at over 3,000 properties around the world. Cardmembers also enjoy up to $200 in annual travel credits as well as access to more than 1,000 airport lounges worldwide.
Accepted at over eight million domestic retailers and in 210 countries globally, Luxury Card offers access to unmatched value, rewards and benefits. With reliability at home and abroad, Cardmembers shop and travel with confidence and peace of mind knowing Luxury Card is committed to protecting and accommodating their lifestyle. Learn more about Luxury Card at luxurycard.com.