Elite Traveler Winter 2021

etr li at ve eler WINTER 2021/22 34 Contents

76 Climber, photographer, Academy Award-winning film director Jimmy Chin

Discover 45 Object of desire Penfolds celebrates its 70th anniversary by marrying two of life’s greatest pleasures. 46 Motoring Alexandra Cheney proves that summer isn’t the only season for drop- tops.

Influence 76 The big interview Roberta Naas talks to one of the most daring climbers, Jimmy Chin, and discovers what he’s learned from his life- and-death experiences. 78 A day in the life of... Nick Troubetzkoy, founder and owner of some of the finest eco-friendly resorts in the Caribbean, speaks to Sophie Killip about his life in St Lucia. 80 Craftsmanship While every FP Journe watch is made with extraordinary precision, the Astronomic Souveraine is perhaps its most impressive achievement .

48 Cruises Becca Hensley rounds up the most exciting wellness-focused cruise launches. 50 Yachts MiriamCain discovers J Craft’s elegant yet powerful Torpedo . 52 Design Lust over the horological labor of love that took eight years to complete.

54 Men’s watches Discover the coolest pilot watches on the market. 56 Women’s watches Browse the most functional yet glamorous chronographs. 58 Wine Sustainability in Champagne means that you can raise a guilt-free glass of bubbly this holiday season.

61 Spirits Alex Martin curates a guide to some of the most exceptional liquids of the past year — including bottles that surpass the million-dollar mark. 66 Jewelry Orla Pentelow brings a special selection of pearls, gems and more for this issue’s Jewelry pages.

58 Ruinart’s ‘second skin’ packaging is not only chic but sustainable, too

56 Omega Speedmaster 38mm Co-Axial Chronograph

46 Lamborghini Huracán EVO Rear-Wheel Drive Spyder

Photo Diego Vigarani

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