5 Useful Travel Tips For Your Next Business Trip

You have a business trip scheduled for the week? Here are some tips that can help you stay comfortable and be comfortable throughout your journey.

1 | Packing Smart


Packing your suitcase is an art and if you are traveling for a meeting abroad, you should know that you do not need your beach clothing, those extra t-shirts, extra pair of jeans or anything ‘extra’. Avoid hassles of stuffing too many clothes and accessories in a single travel bag. 


It most cases, only one carry-on bag is enough to fit all your stuff. A lightweight suitcase that has a number of pockets will serve the purpose. Look for a quality piece that is durable and will travel with you a long way. I recommend to check luggage reviews before you buy one. 



2 | Waking Up


If you are traveling abroad for a business meeting, it is good to wake up early. If you follow this practice at home, it will be beneficial. In that case, wherever you go, it will be easy for you to wake up early in the morning.


However, if you are not in the routine of the same, make sure that you wake up early, at least while traveling abroad. After all, you are not on a vacation that you can afford to sleep for long hours. Wake up early and get ready for your meeting. If you feel tired, you should run outdoors and recharge your body and soul.



3 | Beating Jetlag


This is an issue with most of the travelers. However, a possible solution here is to get ready for the timezone of the destination city. A couple of days before moving, make sure that you have set the timezone in the place you are about to visit, along with your home time.


Once you get on the plane, set your smartphone, tablet, laptops according to the destination city’s timezone. Once the setting is done, set your eat and sleep timetable according to the new timezone.

Get in the habit of it so that you get used to the destination city’s timezone.



4 | Disconnect


While on the plane, it is good to disconnect yourself with the gadgets and issues that can irritate you. Switch off your smartphones or change the user profile to silent, and put on some noise-cancelling headphones. Let your mind wander... If you are interested in reading novels, pick up one and start reading. Music is an alternative too. Use it to satisfy your senses.



5 | Comfortable Clothes


This is really important because if you are not comfortable in the clothes you have worn or have packed for your meeting, discomfort because of your clothing will be noticeable. If you have a long flight, dress comfortable and change your outfit after landing.


Have a safe trip!



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Sabrina Iovino is the founder of JustOneWayTicket.com. She's half German, half Italian and has traveled to more than 50 countries around the globe. She feels weird to write about herself in the third person, so she'll switch now. Phew...much better! Let's restart:

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