The TUMI Electric Adapter makes going international easier now with this innovative design: it has 4 adaptor configurations in one unit. The adaptor works for laptops, cell phones and small appliances in 150 countries and features a replaceable electric fuse and convenient case. The product is priced at £45.
In perfect coordination with the Dior Vintage collection, this fine Dior Homme Classic iPod Travel Case protects and neatly stores your iPod during your travels. The tonal Dior logo exterior unzips to secure compartments for your iPod, headphones, and other accessories. Made in Italy and available for $295 through eLuxury.
The second Travel+Leisure Design Awards recognise architecture and design from every facet of the traveller’s world – everything from hotels to travel accessories. In fact, there’s 15 categories and the winner of each is as follows: Best Public Space: Terminal T4, Madrid Barajas International Airport Best Small Hotel: BÃ¡sico, Playa Del Carmen, Mexico Best [...]
The launch of the Sony Ericsson P990 has been further delayed until the second quarter of 2006 to allow for more features such as ActiveSync support and RIM’s BlackBerry Connect support. This great-looking gadget will also come with WiFi, 2 megapixel camera, 2.8-inch touch-sensitive screen and QWERTY keypad.
A great gift for jetsetters, Molton Brown’s exclusive travel set consists of a leather case filled with ten unisex products to enhance any getaway. Contents include: Eye Rescue Ultracool, Lipsaver SPF8, Active Defense City Day Hydrator, Skinfresh Facial Wash, Skinboost 24HR Mist, Invigorating Suma Ginseng Bath & Shower Gel, Invigorating Suma Ginseng Body Lotion, Naran [...]
Here’s something you don’t normally expect to find in your minibar: oxygen. That’s right, oxygen! These small cannisters are starting to appear in hotel minibars with greater frequency, with the aim of giving weary travellers a natural boost of energy. Keep an eye out for them… they’re already to be found at W Hotel [...]
The Lingo Pacifica Talk 10 language translator is the newest member of the Lingo Language Translator family. It contains over 60,000 words, and 1,200 useful and popular phrases. It has clear sound quality, a backlit LCD display and has been voted best talking translator by the Wall Street Journal. It retails at just under $200, [...]
Excalibur Electronics have come up with the luxury leisure traveller’s ultimate gadget: a motorized pool lounger. Afterall, why float when you can drive? It has two powerful motors, and two easy-to-use joysticks, each controlling independent propellors. A built in cup holder is of course standard. Price is $149.95.
If you thought digital cameras were a bit of an extravagance for those last-minute moments, then think again. Pure Digital – the company behind a number of budget single-use cameras, has come up with a line of disposable video cameras retailing through the CVS pharmacy chain for $29.95 (plus $12.95 for burning the video [...]
HTC - the global leader in Windows Mobile-based devices - has unveiled the world’s first DAB-IP enabled Smartphone, the Trilogy. It runs on Windows Mobile version 5.0 and has all the features you’d expect: Pocket Media player, Push Email, Office suite, etc. What is special about this Smartphone, though, is that it can receive Digital [...]
New from Eagle Creek Travel Gear is the Pack-It Cube. These simple luggage accessory allows you to organise your T-shirts and socks for easy access upon arrival or for quick security checks at airports. They’re also ideal if you want to keep a few items of clothing wrinkle-free. A must-have for those who like to [...]
The Nokia 3250 musicphone is a tri-band GSM/EDGE 900/1800/1900 XpressMusic phone with microSD slot, dedicated music keys, FM radio, Bluetooth, 10-hours of audio playback, 3.5-milimeter (standard) headphone jack, and 2 megapixel camera activated by a twist of the keypad. An exact date for the phone’s launch has not yet been announced but Nokia’s website states [...]
Fulton Umbrellas have up come up with the ‘SuperSlim’ umbrella – a ladies folding umbrella and the slimmest and lightest they’ve ever made, so great for travelling! This exceptionally slim, lightweight model weighs only 125g and is just 3cm wide yet opens to a standard umbrella size. It is available in both plain and [...]
Panasonic yesterday launched the world’s smallest 10x optical zoom digital compact camera. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ1 has a high-speed autofocus response time, and has a retractable lens system with folded optics technology, realized by the inclusion of a prism. The zoom ratio can be extended up to 12.5x in 3 megapixel resolution mode with minimal [...]
This is Sony’s second-generation M-series hybrid camera, serving as a cross between a camcorder and digicam. Its 5.1-megapixel CCD captures enough detail for photo-quality 13 x 17-inch prints. It has a 2.5-inch LCD display, 3x optical zoom and is capable of compressing around 45 minutes of video onto a 1 GB memory stick. [...]
The Nikon D200 is Nikon’s latest DSLR. It has a compact design, robust build quality and 10.2MP CCD sensor. It also has a beautiful 2.5-inch LCD with approximately 230,000-pixel resolution and superwide viewing angle; it can support CF type I and II cards, and Microdrives. Photographers interested in this camera should also take a look [...]