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LXRY Q&A: Michel Regembal, Architect for Iberostar’s Grand Packard Hotel

What happens if you were asked to design a new building in Old Havana? Would you preserve the former building? Would you conserve the heritage of the area? Would you pay homage to the city of Havana or just tear it all down and just build something new? These are just a few of the thousands of thoughts and decisions that Michel Regembal, architect for the beautiful Iberostar Grand Packard Hotel in Havana, Cuba, had to make. The French architect had that and many other challenges to face, especially in a completely different cultural, political and environmental climate. We wanted[Read More]

The Porsche 2020 Taycan Is A Real EV Contender

One of the most prominent brands for over 70 years in Motorsport and in the automotive industry, Porsche has lots of performance pedigree behind their name. A lot of people know them as turbocharged, agile, petrol-powered sports cars, but they have been empowered by the idea of electric cars in hints throughout their long history. It first started with the Porsche GTRS Hybrid racing car. Porsche continued their focus on their next big performance challenge, Le Mans. This was met with many times the 919 Hybrid Evo coming back battered and bruised and each time Porsche continued to fix it[Read More]

A Grand Tour of Havana’s Iberostar Grand Packard Hotel

Havana is known for an exciting, authentic look into the history of Cuba in the present day. With historical buildings and cars that look like they are straight out of your favourite 1950s movie, it’s an experience like no other. Havana is a city that’s raining with charm and if you haven’t been, it’s a must go to city. While in Havana, you can experience a lot of different urban adventures and a mix of relaxation, especially if you are staying in the city at the appropriate hotel. Enter The Iberostar Grand Packard Hotel in Havana With the beautiful mix[Read More]

Grand Touring Back To Quebec City In A 2020 Lincoln Aviator

Where we left off we were flown to Quebec City by Lincoln to test drive the new 2020 Lincoln Aviator, a new 7-seater luxury SUV, that is the first of it’s kind. Related: Starting Out Our Quebec Journey In A 2020 Lincoln Aviator First, we drove out of Quebec City and over to Charlevoix. Then while in Charlevoix, we continued on up the St Lawrence River to a VIP whale watching experience. Related: Dry Land In A 2020 Lincoln Aviator To VIP Whale Watching In Charlevoix Continuing the story, it’s day three of our adventure and we have a quick breakfast[Read More]

Dry Land In A 2020 Lincoln Aviator To VIP Whale Watching In Charlevoix

To recap from our last story, we were flown out by Lincoln Motor Company to Quebec City to test drive the brand new 2020 Lincoln Aviator. Read The First Part: Starting Out Our Quebec Journey In A 2020 Lincoln Aviator The story continues the next morning at the beautiful Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu that is more castle than a hotel. After an early morning exploring the grounds, we saw the cars, frosted as I could see my breath for the first time in 8 months. The cold was sharper than I remembered but I knew it was a fresh start[Read More]

Starting Out Our Quebec Journey In A 2020 Lincoln Aviator

When I was asked to test drive the new 2020 Lincoln Aviator, I was excited. Now, when I was asked to test drive the new 2020 Lincoln Aviator in Quebec City, I was ecstatic! First off, how beautiful is Quebec City? It’s one of my favourite cities in Canada for too many reasons to count. So, the opportunity to head over there, I cleared my calendar, made the arrangements and I took off to Quebec City. After leaving the airport, the group that I met up with there were shuttled to the iconic Fairmont Château Frontenac, more on that on[Read More]