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5 travel trends we’d rather forget right now

What do intelligent ice-cubes and multiple-use bras have in common? they’re on IT’s list of things that have us feeling sad, mad, or just plain perplexed. Keep reading to find out more…

1. The Eastern gorilla is now critically endangered, i.e. one step away from extinction.

2. Apple’s wireless AirPods; an expensive exercise in misplacing your headphones.

3. The Martini ice cube that detects when your drink is running low and orders another; does it also judge when you’ve had enough?

4. Hotel credit card pre-authorisations sucking up more and more of your holiday funds.

5. The Travel Bra that allows you to store cash, credit cards and even your passport in it; clearing customs will be interesting.

 

MORE: What’s trending in travel right now

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This article appeared in issue 26

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