Are you one of those people that likes to lounge on the beach yet still communicate with the outside world via your laptop? In theory, it sounds great but, in practice it’s not entirely realistic because laptop screens are difficult to see properly in extreme sunlight. Not any more, though! The laptop screen shade shades […]
Gibbs Technologies Ltd, the world’s only High Speed Amphibian (HSA) technology specialist, has unveiled a prototype of the first commercially viable high-speed amphibian Quadbike/All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) – Quadski. The Quadski will allow you to have fun driving on land one minute and then head straight into the sea or a river the next.
Brookman’s deluxe travel hammock now features sound with its integrated, water-resistant AM/FM radio pillow. This 8′ long hammock is perfect for beach excursions, and the new water-resistant radio pillow lets you listen to music as you rest. Weighing only 22 lbs. in its own backpack, the hammock sets up in seconds and supports up to […]
Constructed of heavy-gauge PVC with a detachable wind-resistant nylon cabana top, the Cabana Islander floating paradise also includes a center swim porthole, a boarding platform, and a floating 16 QT cooler that can be tethered by grommet to the Cabana Islander. Cooler includes zippered lid, cup holders, rope grommet, and molded PVC handles.
Smythson of Bond Street have a range of high quality travel products, including this beautiful make-up brush roll, ideal for travelling. This portable, leather make-up roll is made of Smythson Piccolo calf skin and comes complete with professional sable brushes. It comes in two colours – aqua (pictured) or red – and retails for £195.
Beach towels don’t get much more luxurious than these ones from Hermes. Not only is the quality there, but these towels are a nice size - 5′ by 3′ – with bold prints and bright colours. The fish design comes in three colours and other striking designs are available including sea turtles and an ocean […]
If space is of a premium when you’re packing, but you still want to take your favourite CDs or DVDs with you on your travels, then do away with the packaging and get one of these beautiful CD cases in jewel calf leather from Aspinal of London. These handmade cases come in a wide range […]
The same water recreation vehicle found in fine beachfront resorts worldwide, this pedal-powered water cycle gives the rider a vigorous aerobic workout as it skims the waves. Made of high-density polyethylene, the ocean-duty hull is seamless and leakproof, with precisely-balanced pontoons for a stable, smooth ride. Its shaft-driven propeller, activated by a beaded belt drive, […]
It’s a figure that’s hard to digest but more than 3 million bags are lost in transit every year. Many more, of course, are left in hotels, taxis and the like. Buy luggage from TUMI, however, and you could avoid falling victim to lost luggage. A few years ago they introduced the TUMI Tracer which […]
Recommended by physical therapists, this lounger has three pillows engineered to relieve spinal pressure and provide support at stress-prone points on the body, allowing you to lie prone and read without neck strain, or lie supine, or drop the lower portion of the chair to the ground for use as a beach chair. The sloping […]
The Casio Pathfinder PAG-80 is no ordinary watch. It comes with a compass, altimeter, and barometer. In addition, it’s solar-powered (so no need for batteries), has a world time feature and a great backlight for night visibility. While it might not be the most elegant-looking watch in the world, it would be great […]
London-based clothing company Thomas Pink are selling an ingenious tie with a neatly concealed iPod holder. In addition to the holder, the Cravatta iPod silk tie has a special loop to keep iPod wires under control. It retails for $85.
Are you someone that likes to take a laptop on your flights, but feels constrained by space? The Aviator laptop stand from Keynamics – designed specifically with airplane tray tables in mind – could be just what you’re looking for. Weighing in at just nine ounces, the stand is easy to assemble and will […]
What a stroke of genius! This table for six from Aquapub is unsinkable, meaning that you can sit around it, enjoying drinks and snacks, whilst in the pool. It comes with two large removable ice containers allowing you to keep your beverages cool. The table also accommodates a sunshade and is designed to drain […]
Ever been in a situation where you’ve wanted to photograph something with your cameraphone but the light has been poor? This neat little gadget from Phlash claims to be the world’s first universal cameraphone flash and is reputedly 12 times brighter than most built-in flashes. Now you can take pictures indoors and at night […]
Eurotech’s WWPC computer is designed to be worn on the wrist. It comes complete with touchscreen, GPS, Bluetooth, wireless LAN, USB support, speakers, microphone and up to 1 GB of memory. It can be worn on either wrist. Looks innovative but I’m not entirely convinced it’ll catch on…