A Stunning New Hotel with a Library of Rare Books
Forty thousand. That’s how many books were purchased for the two new hotels, Raffles Doha and Fairmont Doha, occupying Qatar’s newest sky-scraping landmark, the Katara Towers. This is no ordinary collection of books—it’s thought to be one of the single largest book purchases ever. Rare finds and first editions are included in the mix, most of which are at Raffles Doha.
Watches and Wonders 2023
Watches and Wonders, the annual event in Geneva, is set to begin on Monday and collectors, enthusiasts, retailers, and press have descended upon the Swiss city. From March 27 through April 2, with the final two days open to the public, the great unveiling will take place at the Palexpo convention centre.