OptiShot2 Golf Simulator
This second-generation, award-winning golf simulator lets you play or practice on 3D, fully immersive, exact replicas of world-famous golf courses in the comfort of your own home with the swing and ball-shot accuracy of real golf. The 16 precisely calibrated, high-speed 48MHz infrared sensors track your favorite clubs before, during and after contact. OptiShot2 technology and PinPoint accuracy provide precise, instantaneous feedback; after each swing, the simulator transmits data to your Mac or Windows computer in real time, tracking speed, tempo, club plane and hand path. Display on your high-def TV or with a projector, and up to four players can shoot full rounds. And it’s guaranteed to improve your game in 30 days or your money back. $499.95.
The new Charge from Fitbit, the market leader in activity wristbands, boasts a bright OLED screen and seven to 10 days’ worth of battery life. In addition to acting as a pedometer to track steps, distance, floors climbed, calories burned and active minutes, it also includes a caller ID feature and wirelessly and automatically syncs to your smartphone or computer to display detailed charts and graphs so you can track your trends over time. Also use Charge to track your sleep and set a silent, vibrating alarm to make getting up just a little less jarring. $129.95.
SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive for iPhone and iPad
This sleek flash drive from SanDisk is the easiest way to transfer photos and videos between your iPhone, iPad and PC and Mac computers at more than three times the speed of other drives, so you can quickly free up memory on your device and instantly expand storage by up to 64GB. It automatically copies photos and videos from the camera roll to the drive when connected and allows you to play all popular-format videos and music files directly from the drive through the downloadable iXpand Sync app. Available in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB sizes. $59.99–109.99.
Logitech Bluetooth Multi-Device Keyboard K480
A 2015 CES Innovation Awards Honoree, the K480 is the first desk keyboard designed for use with up to three devices, regardless of computing platform. Say you’re working on a report on your computer and you want to respond to a message on your smartphone or type a tweet on your tablet. No problem — simply turn the Easy-Switch dial and respond, all from one keyboard. The integrated cradle holds your phone or tablet at just the right angle for you to read while you type. Available in black or white. $49.99.
This winter season sees a major milestone in the history of Grand Hotel des Bains Kempinski in St. Moritz as the hotel celebrates its 20th birthday. To celebrate those two decades, the hotel invites international guests and locals in St Moritz to experience its freshly renovated lobby as well as a brand-new lobby bar redesigned in a contemporary style.
Nashville’s once-modest skyline continues to evolve as its luxury market grows. Lavish hotel properties are added to the landscape while acclaimed chefs stake claim in the robust culinary scene and premier cultural offerings round out the city’s repertoire.
Discover why Global Traveler readers named Cunard® the Best Large-Ship Cruise Line for seven consecutive years. For a limited time, book your voyage during Cunard’s Explore with More promotion and take advantage of lower fares*, up to $1,200 Onboard Credit†, Free Specialty Dining for Two^, 50% Reduced Deposit††, and more. Choose from an array of exciting journeys, including Transatlantic Crossings and voyages to Alaska, the Caribbean and Canada & New England.
Luxury river cruise line AmaWaterways extends its complimentary pre- or post-cruise land offer as add-ons to select Europe and Egypt cruises for groups and individual travelers in 2023. The offer is also available exclusively for groups in 2024. Now, the cruise line extends the offer for new reservations made through March 31, 2023, on select 2023 departures.
Awareness about fair and sustainable travel continues to grow around the globe, with travelers everywhere considering a destination’s eco-friendly options before visiting. As public consciousness for this important aspect of tourism strengthens, tourists also look beyond just ecotourism and delve deeper into types of travel that allow them to respect the local culture, interact with locals and distribute benefits fairly.
Arctic Cold Front Cancels More Than 1,200 U.S. Flights: How Will This Affect Travel in the Coming Days?
As of Jan. 31, more than 1,000 U.S. flights were canceled across the country in the wake of an arctic cold front spanning central Texas to the East Coast. Additionally, states including Minnesota and Wisconsin face weather advisories, with some warnings potentially affecting air travel over the next few days as the storm moves.