As COVID-19 all but shut down travel for most of us in 2020, brands were quick to react and give a little respite to travellers who couldn't make use of certain memberships. One of those was TripIt who opened up its premium service for free last year and now they've offered a free extension to Pro members of the App for 2021.
This year the annual Best Travel Gadgets list was held back by a few months as all of us continued to adapt to restrictions around the pandemic. But, as vaccinations roll out and the situation starts to improve, there is hope many of us will be on the move again soon. So this is my list of the 11 must-have Best Travel Gadgets, Apps and luggage for 2021.
Following months of expectation and weeks of rumours and product leaks, Sony has unveiled its new WF-1000XM4 Wireless Headphones. These are the next generation of WF (wire-free) earbuds from Sony and will replace the market-leading WF-1000XM3 buds released in 2019.
Bang & Olufsen is best known for its home speakers that often resemble a work of art. A few of them have been portable but only the Beosound A1 was designed for travel and now a second speaker, the Explore is helping us to take the B&O experience away from home.