By Pete Suciu
Marriott Hotels last week introduced a new vacation opportunity: instant teleportation from New York City to the beaches of Hawaii or downtown London — no uncomfortable airplane trip required. The journeys are virtual, using 4D sensory technology based on Oculus Rift.
Travel enthusiasts are able to see, hear and even feel what it’s like to be present in locales halfway across the globe by stepping into a Teleporter — a phone booth-style structure equipped with the Oculus Rift DK2 virtual reality headset, wireless headphones and a suite of on-board 4D sensory elements.
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