Monday, June 15, 2009

Travel & Technology Roundup - Week 24, 2009

After taking last week off, here's a quick round up of the coolest things I found in travel and tech:

I started following Spot Cool Stuff on Twitter recently. Their bio states "Destinations, gadgets, music, movies & high design with a WOW! factor. I've learned about Goth weddings in Vegas and a fab list of travel tweeps.

Cruise Lines International has launched their new campaign, "You deserve a cruise" promoting special offers and perks from 23 different cruise lines. Personally, I'm getting into cruises at the moment since we launched our own Cruise Reviews site, with reviews of Caribbean, Alaska, Mediterranean, Antarctic and Yangtze river cruises.

From Ars Technica, how to get your hands on the new iPhone 3G as soon as possible. Unfortunately there are no hidden tricks...

Mexico City launches free health care for tourists in effort to lure visitors back to the capital.

New from

Updated Weekend Breaks guide. Top Weekend Breaks from London, A Magritte-themed Weekend Break in Belgium, as well as a Weekend Break in Lucca, with a night at the opera in Puccini's birthplace.

Indian Restaurant Reviews: London's 10 best curry restaurants

The Kitmaster Strikes Back!
Expensive new gadget gets panned by The Kitmaster! Casio Protrek solar powered atomic watch not up to scratch.

More travel product reviews from The Kitmaster can be found here, including Luggage Reviews, Book Reviews, Tent and Clothing reviews and travel gadget reviews.

Have a great week everyone.

The Team