The Sultan is descended from a centuries-old royal line, maintained by intermarriage among cousins.
Brunei is about the size of Delaware, with a population of 415,000, and the government provides free education, health care, pensions and low-interest loans for the purchase of homes and cars.
Here's the unscientific breakdown of the many, many goods in Carrie Bradshaw's fantastical world.
Designers Manolo Blahnik (consistently and constantly)Vivienne Westwood (more than any other designer, most notably as Carrie's wedding dress)Louis Vuitton (lots and lots and lots)Chanel (at least five times)Dior Ferragamo Roger Vivier Diane von Furstenberg (a scene was filmed in her New York City store)Hermès Christian Louboutin (one very clear shot of bright red soles)Prada Escada Versace Gucci (several handbags—including a big white "Gucci heart NY" one—and brown glossy shopping bags)Vera Wang Oscar de la Renta Carolina Herrera Christian Lacroix Lanvin Nike Adidas Burberry Tiffany and Co.
Each of those partners enjoys a symbiotic relationship with the film (and those brands that are not obviously plugged in the film use the movie in advertisements of their own).
Brunei is so rich with oil, it’s fully independent; nor is it a target of Islamic extremists. He lives in a palace with 1,788 rooms, 257 bathrooms, five swimming pools, a mosque, a banquet hall that holds 5,000 people and a 110-car garage.I'm in a very serious long-distance relationship with a cutie who lives halfway across the country.(Real) sex is a rarity in my life, so when it happens, I try to get the most bang for my buck..to speak.So, you know that feeling of waking up hungover at four in the morning, covered in sweat and other unknown substances?That's a thing of the past...well, at least the sweat part.