Adam Hay-Nicholls

(Contributor)

Adam Hay-Nicholls is Bespoke magazine's luxury motoring correspondent 

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I’ve been promised 567 horsepower, but first I get to experience the propulsion of seven huskies. [...]

1 May
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Velaa Private Island is a resort for billionaires, by billionaires. Where else, in addition to the standard private pool and [...]

20 April
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I’m soaking contentedly in a Jacuzzi constructed out of a giant wine barrel. Set among rolling vines, Les Sources de Caudalie [...]

29 March
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As I steer off the ferry from Spain and burble through the customs gate, I catch sight of the Grand Mosque’s rectangular minaret [...]

1 November
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Rounding the marina with the top down, I can actually hear pedestrians gasp. One well-dressed blonde exclaims “ooh-la-la”, [...]

4 October
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My suite at Rome’s Cavalieri hotel came with a Lamborghini. I wonder if they’ve noticed it’s missing, like the toiletries [...]

7 September
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Whenever I touch down at Geneva airport I think back to the time I once embarked on a rather ambitious trip from here; setting [...]

5 July
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Occasionally I’ll compile lists of the world’s most epic roads. They range from the scenically spectacular – Australia’s [...]

1 June
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It’s appropriate that Bahrain should celebrate high-octane sports; it was here that oil was first discovered in the Gulf, after [...]

3 May
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Think of Jerusalem and one imagines ancient history, religion, and regional tensions. Not craft beer, tech incubators and model-slash-DJs. [...]

2 May
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Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo were the Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor of communist art, and their images, as well as their [...]

4 April
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"I’m very much an outsider,” says Lewis Hamilton. We’re cruising around east London in the back of a pearlescent white [...]

7 November
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As controversial as the EU referendum, the world’s foremost luxury 4x4 maker has lopped the top off its compact model in a [...]

4 October
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I got a few weird looks unloading my soiled wellies from the back of a Maserati as I checked into Monaco’s Hermitage Hotel. [...]

6 September
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When it comes to Formula One, I feel like I lived through a golden era. I’m not just talking about the racing, I’m talking [...]

11 July
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