It’s magic. This sleek, rechargeable electric cork remover is quick and effortless to use and guarantees you will never again struggle over a stuck cork. When not in use, it rests on a curved base. $39.95.
This small, glass instant decanter swirls and aerates wine as it is being poured. Insert one end of the pretty dimpled globe into the wine bottle. Pour the wine into the glass through the other end. The wine is infused with oxygen, releasing the bouquet and making it immediately ready to drink. $25.
The Unofficial Guide To Selecting Wine
If you give just one wine book for the holidays, let it be this paperback by Felicia Sherbert. An experienced wine expert, Sherbert answers every practical question directly, clearly and without pretension. $25. Signed copies available.
A good red wine can bring a smile; it can also bring stained teeth. But a quick rub of Supersmile Quikee across your teeth, and you will be smiling again. $6 for .21-ounce tube; $16 for .35-ounce tube.
Spill red wine on a white shirt? Splatter it on a tablecloth? Just spray the stain with Wine Off and watch it disappear. Wine Off is as close to a miracle red wine stain remover as I have ever found. $4.95 for 4-ounce bottle. Available at various dry cleaners, wine shops and Lowe’s Food Stores.
Returning by plane with a bottle of wine? That’s where BottleWise Bot’lPak comes to the rescue. Place the bottle in the heavy plastic inner case which is in a padded, zippered outer fabric case. Put it in the suitcase, and it will come through the trip without a drip. Weighs 9.3 ounces. $29.95.
The coronavirus continues to reign terror on the travel industry as a whole, especially with a focus on China and Asia-Pacific traffic. A new forecast from the International Air Transport Association predicts the first drop in global air traffic since 2003.
oneworld is an alliance of 13 world-leading airlines committed to providing the highest level of service and connecting you to more than 1,100 destinations around the world.
Qatar Airways is expanding this year, adding eight new destinations to its network. The list includes:
Looking for a truly unique travel experience and considering a new vehicle? The Volvo Overseas Delivery Program is the perfect solution to create your own adventure of a lifetime. Volvo allows you to custom order your new automobile tailored to fit your needs and desires. They will fly you to Sweden to pick up your Volvo so you can drive and explore Scandinavia and Europe on your terms for up to two weeks.
Hotel Indigo recently launched its Clues to the Neighborhood initiative, a fun way for travelers to discover experiences in property neighborhoods. Clues to the Neighborhood uses curated artifacts to artfully present travelers with a new look at a locale, with the hope of leading them to local museums, shops, music venues, restaurants and bars.
United Airlines’ environmentally friendly efforts lessen the impact on local U.S. communities.
ForwardKeys.com found an increase of 4.5 percent in 2019 was significantly slower than the 6 percent growth in 2018 and the average over the last decade of 6.8 percent per year. The increase last year was less than expected, but projections for quarter one of 2020 is more optimistic. Bookings are expected to grow 8.3 percent when compared to the same period in 2019.