Travel, whether for business or pleasure, is often stressful. Below are four ways to make the process easier.
1. Make a plan and a backup plan. Some people like to “wing it” when they travel, but others plan meticulously. While a plan is always helpful, it can backfire if you are completely lost when one thing goes awry. If possible, research alternatives before you depart so that you are aware of all your options and can adjust more quickly if something goes wrong. Read reviews for backup taxi services, restaurants, etc.
2. Ask about flexible check-in and check-out times. If there are gaps in your schedule, make sure you have somewhere comfortable to go. Many hotels will let you check in or out outside of the standard times if you ask ahead. If this is not an option, consider upgrading so that you have access to the airport lounge, … Read more