In our special July/August 2014 double issue, escape to the Pacific coastline for a private affair with Italian supermodel Bianca Balti, whose beauty captivates the world from Milan to Malibu—and whose pictorial proves hotter than the summer sun. Other highlights from the issue, which hits newsstands on Friday and also can be purchased here, include:
The Playboy Interview: Gary Oldman. Oscar-worthy? Maybe. Opinionated? Without question. David Hochman draws out the sharp, divisive views of the obsessive Hollywood talent.
California Dreamin'. Terry Richardson captures the natural beauties of the best coast as only he can.
Sex in the Forbidden City. An anonymous author's erotica exposes China's new sexual underground. Vivienne Chow reports from the red-light district of Dongguan.
After Hours. Miss July Emily Agnes puts the sin in synergy as she hijacks Playboy's Beverly Hills headquarters.
Phil Ivey's New House of Cards. Can the world's best poker player rebuild his legacy for the internet era? Michael Kaplan doubles down with the king of Las Vegas.
Beyond the Sea. Midwestern charm meets the yachting class as Miss August Maggie May takes us out on the water. Boating has never been more fun.
Surviving Hunter S. Thompson. Two weeks in Cozumel. A mountain of drugs. Craig Vetter chronicles the fear and loathing of going full gonzo.