Samson March creates the DIY smartglasses from scratch with GPS

An electrical engineer and product designer Sam March has created his own pair of smartglasses, which help him navigate around unfamiliar locales without the need to stare at his phone screen. The pair of smart sunglasses is a follow-up to the smartwatch he made last year. According to the published data, at the first stage, … Continue reading Samson March creates the DIY smartglasses from scratch with GPS

Who likes to ski? You could become Switzerland’s next ski slope tester

Whilst escaping from our work from home stations and flying out to a ski resort sounds dreamy, your next career move could be on the slopes... Securing a new job in the Swiss Alps might seem like wishful thinking, but it’s now a reality, and no longer something you have to spend endless nights dreaming … Continue reading Who likes to ski? You could become Switzerland’s next ski slope tester

World Travel Awards announces Oceania 2020 winners

World Travel Awards has unveiled its Oceania 2020 winners to coincide with its inaugural Oceania Winners Day. The untamed wilderness, golden beaches and laid-back charms of New Zealand helped it lift the title of ‘Oceania’s Leading Destination’, with its adrenaline hub Queenstown voted ‘Oceania’s Leading City Destination’. French Polynesia, with its mesmerising atolls and marine … Continue reading World Travel Awards announces Oceania 2020 winners

Qatar Airways launches simplified fare families

Qatar Airways has launched new, simplified fare families across all travel classes in a bid to offer greater choice and flexibility to its passengers. From today, Qatar Airways will offer a total of six fare families. By travel class, these are: Business Class: Classic, Comfort, EliteEconomy Class: Classic, Convenience, Comfort Each of Qatar Airways’ new fare … Continue reading Qatar Airways launches simplified fare families

Maldives Marketing and PR Corporation launches major campaign with Skyscanner

Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has launched a major campaign with leading global travel marketplace Skyscanner, to promote the Maldives as one of the safest destinations in the world for tourists. This three-month campaign will target the UK, as well as the Italy and Russia markets; all of which were the top three key markets prior … Continue reading Maldives Marketing and PR Corporation launches major campaign with Skyscanner

After seven month lockdown, Nepal reopens to mountaineers

Mountaineers looking to scale Nepal's Himalayan peaks can finally do so for the first time in seven months. The country has reopened to foreign travellers, though some have criticised the move as the coronavirus pandemic has left the country short of hospital beds. Nepal is home to eight of the 14 highest mountains in the world, … Continue reading After seven month lockdown, Nepal reopens to mountaineers

SUNGLASSES BECOME FIRST PRODUCT MADE WITH PLASTIC FROM THE GREAT PACIFIC GARBAGE PATCH

100% of the proceeds from the sale of the sunglasses will be used by The Ocean Cleanup to continue their mission to rid the oceans of plastic.  Sunglasses made from plastic recycled from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGP) have become the first product to use a standard designed to clean up the oceans.  The standard is … Continue reading SUNGLASSES BECOME FIRST PRODUCT MADE WITH PLASTIC FROM THE GREAT PACIFIC GARBAGE PATCH

How to use Skyscanner to plan travel during COVID-19

We know that travel is especially difficult right now. But alongside the latest COVID-19 travel advice and updates, we want to continue to inspire you with new travel content so that when the world opens its doors again, you'll be ready. Would-be travellers across the globe are running into the same issue. They’re ready to … Continue reading How to use Skyscanner to plan travel during COVID-19

AirCar, the car that turns into an airplane, takes to the skies for the first time

A flying sports car that can go from road vehicle to aircraft in just three minutes has flown 1,500ft in the air over Slovakia as part of a test flight, its developers say. Sensational footage of the AirCar, developed by Slovakian firm KleinVision, shows it driving on a runway, stopping to deploy wings, and then … Continue reading AirCar, the car that turns into an airplane, takes to the skies for the first time