I often go on business trips! This sentence rings a bell, right? Those trips which your friends tease you about saying “I never knew you were such a traveler, cannot keep up with your Instagram posts” but which in fact barely leave you any time to enjoy yourself due to your intensely busy schedule. We know you are a professional now. If you are a frequent business traveler too, what we are about to tell you will sound all too familiar. 8 Things Only Frequent Business Travelers Know About...
You like exploring new places
This is in fact one reason why you are so keen on business trips. When you are on a business trip, you barely have any time or only little. And that’s when you like to go out and do a bit of exploring. You fill those little moments with beautiful memories. You see new cultures, new places. And indeed you post some of your new discoveries on social media. And hence your friends teasing you about always being on the roads...
You never come empty-handed from your travels
This sometimes happens because you wish it to be so, or against your wishes at other times. You like to buy small gifts for your loved ones. And some of your friends even tell you what to bring them. You must have often been involved in similar dialogues like “Oh so you are going to X? I’m looking to buy a device but it’s so expensive here; could you bring one for me if I paid you? I hear it’s cheaper over there.”
You become the master of traveling
You are now fully informed about things that may go wrong during business trips. Which seat to book on the plane, which pillows are more comfortable, what to eat when traveling, how to make the most of your time during your travels, how to prepare your luggage... all these have become second-nature to you.
You know the smell of a hotel room by heart
You become way too familiar with the smell of hotel rooms. And deep down, you are a big fan of hotel rooms. Because it gives you joy beyond description. But home has always its special place.
You discover new flavors
Discovering new flavors are among some of the pleasures you enjoy during your travels, though squeezed into a tight schedule. From street delicacies to the most beautiful restaurants, you go around discovering spots of exotic flavors and indeed taste them.
You are an incorrigible researcher and do a lot of research on the places you go
Before you go to a new city or a new country, you like to do research about it. So much so that your phone is filled with information about your destination. Because you aim to make the best use of your time and squeeze every bit out of what time you have got left from work. The weather section on your phone shows the weather condition of at least 5 destinations.
You think all is done when returning from a travel but...
You think all is done when returning from a business travel but your work load may even intensify if your trip has been a success. This may translate into both joy and extra exhaustion.
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