3 Eye Fish Bike Speaker
Wearing headphones while riding your bike is risky business. To listen to your favorite tunes safely while cruising the open road, strap one of these sporty stereo speakers to your cruiser. Perfect for iPods and other MP3 players — which fit neatly inside its mesh casing, along with plenty of room for keys, sunglasses, and other small items — it uses 2 AA batteries and comes in four colors. Sometimes the best things in life are the simplest. $49.99. (http://www.3eyefish.com)
Bluetrek X2 Bluetooth Headset
Need to call the office but you’re caught outside in a driving rain without an umbrella? Not to worry, thanks to the X2, the world’s first water-resistant, weatherproof Bluetooth headset. Providing up to 14 hours of talk time and 21 days of stand-by — with an operational range up to 10 meters — it ensures that your Bluetooth-enabled device won’t be just a fair-weather friend. $79.99. (http://www.bluetrek.com)
Etymotic hf2 iPhone Headset
This high-fidelity, hands-free headset brings the exceptional sound quality of Etymotic (“true to the ear”) technology — with the highest noise isolation of any earphone — to iPhone, iPod, and other music phones, communications devices and MP3 players. The headset features a premium in-line “intelligent” microphone; you’ll never miss a call while listening to music or surfing the Web because music mutes/pauses automatically for an incoming call and picks up again when the call ends. As a result, you’ll talk and listen — to conversations as well as music — with greater accuracy, detail and noise isolation than previously possible with iPhone headsets. $179. (http://www.etymotic.com)
MoGo Presenter Mouse x54 Pro
This sleek, razor-thin mouse boasts all the benefits of a conventional laser wireless mouse, but stores and charges in your laptop’s ExpressCard/54 slot. An integrated kickstand flips out to ensure easy scrolling and clicking. With the push of a button it becomes a presenter, complete with slide changer and built-in LED pointer. Score one for multitasking. $89.99 includes Bluetooth adapter. (http://www.mogomouse.com)
The Franklin London Launches Afternoon Tea Inspired by Victoria & Albert Museum’s “Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser”
The Franklin London – Starhotels Collezione, located in the heart of Knightsbridge, launched a new afternoon tea inspired by the “Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser” exhibit at the nearby Victoria & Albert Museum. Diners booking the tea also have the option to book an offer including a pre-reserved ticket to the in-demand exhibition.
The Sports Industry Awards returned with a bang last night as 200 guests packed the W Hotel Great Ball Room for the gala ceremony.
Pride Month is in full swing and to celebrate the community, make a colorful cocktail everyone will enjoy. These colorful ingredients will get the party started during Pride or any time of the year. Start this recipe the night before to create the rainbow ice cubes.
Up Norway, Norway’s travel curator, partners with sustainability experts to offer travelers a new tour. The Discovery Route, called the “world’s most sustainable journey,” combines personal wellness with the wellness of the environment.
The biggest names in the Middle East sporting community will gather for the Sports Industry Awards as the event returns for its eighth edition. SPIA recognizes the achievements of individuals, organizations, facilities and campaigns that contributed to the development of sport in the region.
Driving into Dallas during a rainstorm, we were eager to arrive at our destination. The valet parking at Marriott Dallas Uptown is underground and ideal for inclement weather. We took the elevator to the lobby and made our way to the registration desk. The staff wore masks, but still managed to convey a warm greeting. On the wall behind them hung a colorful piece of art made partially from reclaimed wood that depicts neighborhood scenes. The new hotel covers an entire block in a residential area and opened earlier this year.
Business travel is on the brink of returning, according to three new reports. The latest monthly Traveler Confidence Index developed by Travel Again shows business traveler confidence soared in May, with 42 percent now fully ready to travel, up from just 20 percent in April. An additional 31 percent are planning some type of business travel for summer, with 74 percent willing to travel domestically for business in the next 90 days. However, employers may not be as ready, with only 22 percent of business travel respondents with current business travel plans.
Although travel restrictions are beginning to lift, many Americans aren’t ready to travel yet, but still want to get out and explore something new. WalletHub, a personal-finance website, recently conducted a study to find out the best cities for a staycation this summer.