Mazzo Mobile PowerDrive Slim
This sleek, new, pocket-sized, certified hard drive amps up the power for iOS devices with more than 15 hours of backup charging and 128 GB backup storage. While it boasts the same amp output as Apple iPad chargers and the same core processor as the iPhone 5s, it features a built-in app for managing files between devices. Save your files, such as several full-length movies and music, to your devices and access them through your iPhone, iPad or iPod while traveling. The PowerDrive app lets you manage files with just a tap. Available in 16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB or 128 GB. From $79.
Samsung ATIV Book 9
The most streamlined Book 9 ever, Samsung’s latest Ultrabook weighs in at a feather-light 2 pounds and a blade-thin 0.46 inches, with an Intel Broadwell Core M processor designed for ultra-portable devices and a battery life of up to 10.5 hours, making it a mobile user’s dream. Its ergonomic keyboard offers comfortable, efficient mobile typing, while its WiFi Amp enables Internet connection speeds up to 20 percent faster. With seamless sharing between devices, effortlessly share files and make and receive phone calls from the unit without having your mobile device on hand. A WQXGA (2560 x 1600) display and integrated Digital Natural Image Engine technology provide discernibly sharper text, images and video content. From $1,199.99.
B&O PLAY Beolit 15 Bluetooth Speaker
Drawing upon the storied Danish brand’s reputation as the go-to source for serious audiophiles, Bang & Olufsen unveils its latest Bluetooth speaker, a portable powerhouse. With 24 hours of continuous playtime from a single battery charge, True360 omni-directional sound and top-notch materials like anodized aluminum and full-grain leather, it pairs the best of Scandinavian design with unparalleled performance. Bring the Beolit anywhere you want — its 240 watts of peak power pack enough punch to fill the largest of rooms. $599.
Helios Smart Solar Charger
The first solar-powered charger designed for on-the-go use, the pocket-sized Helios Smart charges three times faster than any other portable solar charger, capturing enough energy in just 90 minutes of direct sunlight to fully juice a standard smartphone (compared to nine to 10 hours for standard solar chargers). Designed with a patent-pending tri-fold style and ultra-high-efficiency solar panels, it can charge your mobile device in a variety of real-life settings, from a windowsill to a table at an outdoor café or a passenger seat while you’re driving. And if solar charging isn’t always an option, it includes two USB ports for charging devices the old-fashioned way. $159.
Situated deep within the Scottish Highlands, just steps from many lakes and mountains, lies 57 Nord. This collection of two design-led boutique hideaways blends the region’s Norse-Gael heritage by incorporating Scottish craftsmanship, modern Scandinavian design and panoramic views into both structures.
Start planning that long-awaited trip to the island of Ireland. With all travel restrictions now lifted, there has never been a better time to visit.
Oslo’s Art Deco connections just grew stronger with the opening of Sommerro, housed within a historic building in the city’s West End neighborhood of Frogner. The structure itself was once the location of the city’s original electrical company, Oslo Lysverker. The conversion to urban, luxury lodging features 231 guestrooms, 56 residences, seven restaurant and bar options, and meeting and event spaces for up to 150 people. There’s also a 100-seat gilded theater and expansive wellness space, including a full-service gym and Oslo’s first, year-round rooftop pool, sauna and terrace.
Key West International Airport recently held a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of its $100 million expansion. Roman Gastesi, administrator, Monroe County; Richard Strickland, director of airports; and others attended the ceremony and outlined details of the Concourse A terminal expansion project.
Considering an autumnal adventure or Thanksgiving trip this year? Well, with walkable cities, cozy pubs and lots of seasonal festivals, the island of Ireland is calling. And if you need more reasons to Press the Green Button and go, take a look and see what awaits you on the Emerald Isle …
Adventure tour operator Explore Worldwide recently conducted a study to find the most underrated travel experiences around the world. The operator analyzed more than 350 lesser-known destinations and experiences across more than 130 countries, ranking them based on how high its Trip Advisor score fared against how many people actually reviewed the activity and how many Google searches the experience received.
Lodging and hospitality company Angama announced the November 2023 opening of Angama Amboseli, an intimate, 10-suite lodge set in Kenya’s private, 5,700-acre Kimana Sanctuary, against the iconic backdrop of Mount Kilimanjaro, located just across the border in Tanzania.
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There is nothing better than the gift of travel. Instead of giving your loved ones material items, give them an experience they will never forget. This year, Emerald Cruises offers excellent Black Friday deals on Europe and Southeast Asia river cruises, as well as on the latest collection of luxury ocean yacht sailings on Emerald Azzurra and Emerald Sakara.