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)
There may not be snow in Los Angeles this season, but Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills is certainly full of the holiday spirit, with Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year’s events happening in the hotel’s gorgeous event spaces.
United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
The Islands of Tahiti offer a range of captivating activities for travelers with diverse interests, from hiking to breathtaking waterfalls, riding horses on secluded beaches; swimming with sharks; or immersing in Polynesian culture through traditional dance, music and art. For watersports enthusiasts, the crystal-clear lagoons offer exhilarating experiences like surfing, kiteboarding and paddleboarding. And if you’re looking to relax, the pristine beaches, overwater bungalows and tropical sun offer the perfect setting. With 118 islands and atolls to explore, island hopping is an excellent way to experience the full diversity of The Islands of Tahiti. With its blend of adventure, culture and relaxation, The Islands of Tahiti offer a truly unique travel experience.
Everyone loves a good Christmas tree, but these iconic hotels around the world take it one step further with designer-styled trees illuminating lobbies and public spaces, wowing all who enter. From Lela Rose to Louis Vuitton, don’t miss these ultra-luxury trees redefining tree decorating as we know it.
In addition to intimate settings, smaller staff-to-passenger ratios, and personalized food and beverage options, river cruises have the advantage of providing a deeper dive into a region’s culture, food and history. The Rhine, Rhône and Danube in Europe and the Mississippi River and St. Lawrence in North America have much to offer travelers with their itineraries, tying together beloved cities and lesser-known destinations along their routes.
Experience the life-changing destination of Greece by exploring its island gems in the Ionian Sea. Scattered off the western coastline of Central Greece, to the south of Peloponnese, the Ionian Islands are an island group comprising large and small islands.
With the holidays right around the corner, travelers are preparing for holiday travels. For those looking for a last-minute getaway filled with holiday cheer, consider Croatia. With a variety of winter activities perfect for travelers and locals alike, the Christmas countdown in Croatia is in full swing. Leading up to Christmas, Advent in Croatia makes it even more worth your while to visit the country with free winter incentives. If you plan on visiting Croatia, here are five cities going all out for the holiday season: