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Blue Origin Miss out on your dream of becoming an astronaut? There is still a chance to reach the sky with Blue Origin. Travel to West Texas, where you’ll get a day of training before the New Shephard rocket lifts you off into space! As you cross above the sky, the capsule separates from the booster and lets you soar through the atmosphere with the freedom of weightlessness and a spectacular view of the great beyond. It’s an experience that’s truly out of this world! (www.blueorigin.com)

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KONG Surfboard Designed by Michael Kirchmann of GDSNY, in collaboration with Chris Williams at Union Surfboards, comes a new surfboard worth checking out. Based in Brooklyn, Union Surfboards is known without for producing boards that are inspired by Buying a boat can be a money pit. However, with Get My Boat you can enjoy the full boating experience New York, all the stress or unexpected costs. The service lets you rent yachts, sailboats, speedboats, paddle boards or evenincluding jet skis The ‘77 and The Dean. This new surfboard is an expansion of the skateboard from one of their many U.S. locations for an extended period of time. Best of all, it makes booking every aspect of series that GDSNY launched in Spring 2016 and is From food, the office to the your ride – from drinks andbeach, guidesyour to captain and crew– a breeze, leaving you to enjoy yourideal life atforsea without some surfing at Ditch Plains in Montauk. goes everywhere drowning iniPhone worry!probably (www.getmyboat.com) For more info, visit www.unionsurfboards.com. with you these days. In turn, you

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need to keep your smartphone charged and ready at all times. Enter the Evo Endurance from tech21, a cell phone case with a built-in battery charger. One plug-in charge ought to keep the case’s battery level high for close to a week. In addition to the great functionality of the device, the case looks sleek and stylish. (www.tech21.com)

Blade

Heading to the Hamptons or Nantucket this summer? Download BLADE, a digitally powered app that allows you to book a seat on a helicopter or seaplane in just seconds, or crowdsource your own. Flights take just 35 minutes to East Hampton and under an hour and a half between Manhattan out on Depart your dream andMiss Nantucket. from of anybecoming of the fourandesigner BLADE lounges in astronaut? There is still a chance to reach the Manhattan, which all feature a complimentary premium open bar, and start skyweekend with Blue Travel to West Texas,per seat. (www.flyblade.com) your withOrigin. altitude. Pricing from $495

Blue Origin

where you’ll get a day of training before the New Shephard rocket lifts you off into space! As you cross above the sky, the capsule separates from the booster and lets you soar through the atmosphere with the freedom of weightlessness and a spectacular view of the great beyond. It’s an experience that’s truly out of this world! (www.blueorigin.com)

Blade

KONG Surfboard Designed by Michael Kirchmann of GDSNY, in collaboration with Chris Williams at the Union Surfboards, comes a new surfboard worth checking out. Based in Brooklyn, Union Surfboards is known for producing boards that are inspired by New York, including The ‘77 and The Dean. This new surfboard is an expansion of the skateboard series that GDSNY launched in Spring 2016. Ideal for some surfing at Ditch Plains in Montauk, more info on the Kirchmann-designed board can be found at UnionSurfboards.com.

Heading to the Hamptons or Nantucket this summer? Download BLADE, a digitally powered app that allows you to book a seat on a helicopter or seaplane in just seconds, or crowdsource your own. Flights take just 35 minutes to East Hampton and under an hour and a half between Manhattan and Nantucket. Depart from any of the four designer BLADE lounges Buying a boat can be a money pit. However, with Get My Boat you can enjoy the full boating experience without all the stress or unexpected in Manhattan, which all feature a complimentary pre- costs. The service lets you rent yachts, sailboats, speedboats, paddle boards or even jet skis from one of their many locations for an extended period of time. Best of all, it makes booking every aspect of your ride—from food, drinks and mium open bar, and start your weekend withU.S. altitude. guides Pricing from $495 per seat. (www.flyblade.com) to captain and crew—a breeze, leaving you to enjoy your life at sea without drowning in worry! (www.getmyboat.com)

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