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This limited edition Sony portable reader with custom leather case allows people to read digitally whilst on the move. It is very lightweight and compact, so great for travelling, and comes with software that allows you to browse thousands of electronic book titles from the Connectâ„˘ eBookstore. Purchase one for $499 before 12th February […]
The Apple iPhone will be out in June! This mobile phone weighs 4.6-ounces and is just 11.6mm thick, with a 3.5-inch (480×320) touchscreen display. It includes a 2 megapixel camera and an incredible 4-8GB of storage. It will use the OS X operating system and support various programs and browsers, as well as iTunes. The […]
The Swiss company Bonfort has teamed up with Victorinox to come up with the Swissmemory USB Drive. These exquisite, limited edition 1 GB memory sticks come in yellow or white gold and are covered in over 600 brilliant-cut diamonds and finished to the highest level of quality.
Are you someone that must always be able to get a good cup of tea, no matter where in the world you are? Then maybe the limited edition leaf tea travel kit is just for you. It consists of 6 miniature tins of 100% natural leaf teas along with small paper filters, and the […]
There’s a lot of USB gadgets out there but this has to be one of the most useful I’ve noticed for a while. The USBCELL batteries are rechargable AA NiMH 1.2v 1300mah batteries that can be recharged via the USB port on your computer. Unfortunately they take 5 hours to reach a 90% charge […]
The 1GB TrekStor i.Beat organix Gold MP3 Player is the world’s most expensive MP3 player, cast in 750 gold (18 karat) with 63 diamonds (one-karat). The player is also embellished with a small chain that includes aquamarine gems. Jewelers Wenthe in Mannheim/Germany put over 100 hours of painstaking handiwork into the exquisite gadget. Available from […]
Ever made the awful mistake of dropping your keys overboard? If the answer’s “yes”, then maybe the Key Buoy will be of interest to you. This simple device from Davis Marine Europe carries your keys to the surface in the event of them falling in water, and they are easily identifiable courtesy of a […]
A new watch from Nixon is ideal for the frequent traveller. The Connect, which retails for $170, can display the time for 37 cities and allows you to choose your five favourites for easy access. Whether you’re on business in London, sightseeing in Paris, or trying your hand at a Vegas casino, you’ll never be […]
Before considering this travel toothbrush, you might like to check that it doesn’t break hand luggage regulations. (I believe it currently contravenes TSA rules, if loaded with toothpaste.) Designed to look like a stylish pen, the OHSO toothbrush is in fact a toothbrush with a cap, with toothpaste stored in the main body. They have […]
I just got an email from Wellbeing Escapes notifying me of the beautiful Natural Magic candles which they regularly enjoy in their office. They are made with only 100% organic wax base and scented only with pure essential oils, there are no chemicals, no synthetic scents and no paraffin wax. Plus, as you breathe […]
It must have happened to you… you arrive at your destination, tired after a long journey. You open your case and… oh no, something’s leaked everywhere! Not any more. Thanks to Pitotubes, you can store any liquids you might be travelling with in high-tech sealed refillable bottles and they’ll be able to withstand […]
This ultra-portable TFT digital image display allows you to take treasured moments with you wherever you go. The compact MAGPIX Pocket Photo Album weighs just 2.2 ounces and fits easily into the palm of your hand or in a pocket. Built-in Flash memory allows you to store multiple pictures and there’s a memory card slot […]
Not only will The Beerbelly help you look the part at baseball games and the like, it’ll also help you to keep hydrated. This removable spare tyre sits underneath your clothing, and is made with a neoprene holster and a polyurethane bladder that holds up to 80 fluid ounces, along with a tube for dispensing.
The Altec Lansing inMotion IM3C Portable Audio System for iPod and iPod Photo allows you to play your iPod through a portable speaker system. Just put your iPod in the dock, then press play. It’s that easy. The revolutionary MaxxBass technology creates quality bass without a subwoofer, and the built-in docking station provides the same […]
If you have a laptop, the chances are that you don’t use the PC card slot. Well, now you can use that empty space for something practical yet unrelated to the performance of your machine. With the StashCard from Wireless Garden, you can use it to store small items such as memory cards, stamps, keys […]