Originally Posted by kalutika
Regular. The color can leach out of the frilly stuff and it really is only frivolous. It just costs more for something that does not enhance the smoking experience at all.
If you like the aesthetics of the sultan, it does enhance the experience. A lot of the hookah experience is all about the ambiance of the environment. If it is visually appealing then you enjoy it more. At least for me anyway; I know I enjoy looking at my beautiful babies whilest I smoke.