The GravaStar Speaker might look like a futuristic robot hell bent on taking over the world, but this rad little monster is actually a sci-fi sound system that puts similar speakers to shame. The Bluetooth device offers an enhanced audio experience and powerful sound you can take with you indoors and out.
With a design inspired by science fiction, GravaStar’s spherical body allows sound waves to resonate in order to increase the quality of the audio you receive. It rests atop tripod legs for stable support, giving it a sick appearance and out-of-this-world appeal. The battery in this speaker lasts up to 30 hours on a full charge, so you can feel comfortable taking it with you on the road or for a weekend hike.
The inside of the GravaStar Speaker is equipped with a large bass driver for amplified beats, alongside a 70mm, 20W full-range speaker. The durable zinc alloy shell offers supreme protection so you don’t have to worry about a few dings here and there. It pairs easily with stereos and other Bluetooth devices, and features a foldable design to help you pack and go in a pinch.
GravaStar already reached its fundraising goal. The device is set to retail for $249 with first shipments estimated to begin June 2019. Check out the website for more information on features and how to order yours for early bird pricing.
Among the world’s most coveted food capitals today, Macau (officially a Special Administrative Region of China) tops many a list. The 12-square-mile city is home to 19 Michelin-starred restaurants, nine Bib Gourmand and the world’s first fusion cuisine, and was recognized in 2017 as a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy for its singular culinary scene, but its street food culture may be its most popular feature with in-the-know travelers. Here are five top street dishes to prowl for in Macau.
Dining is an art, and now that applies to both on the ground and at 35,000 feet thanks to Hainan Airlines’ “Hai Chef” Inflight Artistic Chinese cuisine series, a collaboration with Dong Zhenxiang, a Chinese culinary master also known as Dadong.
Shrimp is a summer staple. Seafood in general is consumed more during the summer because many travelers make their way to coastal destinations, but shrimp is king. Shrimp is added to many dishes and served in different forms. All summer, people purchase pounds of shrimp and cook them however they desire to go along with their meal. Several different ways to prepare shrimp are highlighted here to expose travelers to the world of shrimp.
For most of us, time in the car is “me time.” You can listen to that podcast you’re captivated by, blast that pop song and sing along at the top of your lungs or listen to the next chapter in that biography e-book you’re almost finished. A road trip only amplifies those opportunities. So, next time you’re traveling by road, take the wheel and take control. Opt for a rental car on your next vacation, rather than a rideshare, taxi or public transportation, and enjoy the open road on your own terms.
Start your explorations of Gettysburg with breakfast, but not just any breakfast. Gettysburg has many delightful bed and breakfasts worth a stay. If you book a stay at Baladerry Inn, you not only get a comfy, spacious guestroom in a historic home once a Civil War hospital, but you also dine on a scrumptious, hearty breakfast each morning, and it’s all included in your room rate.