Tag: travel

How Destinations Can Improve Fam Trips

How Destinations Can Improve Fam Trips

Fam trips are of educational nature to give planners ideas, inspiration and networking opportunities with local suppliers. Fam trips, or familiarisation trips, are designed for event planners to get acquainted with a destination. They are often organised by the Convention Bureau, hotel (or hotel chains) 

How To Fly Like A Pro

How To Fly Like A Pro

When it comes to business travel, being an expert flyer doesn’t require paying up for business class airfare. All it takes to fly like a pro is knowing what to pack, how to pack it, and where to spend your time once you get through 

7 Tips for better sleep on the road

7 Tips for better sleep on the road

If there’s one thing planners need, it’s a good night’s sleep. But it’s not always easy to do when there are hundreds of event details swirling through your brain at 2 a.m. Head out on the road, add an unfamiliar bed, a few time zone 

Top 5 Apps and Gadget to stay on the go

Top 5 Apps and Gadget to stay on the go

As event planners, we are always on the go. We’re traveling from airport to airport, taking site visits at random locations and working in the closest Starbucks we can find. It’s easy to feel like we aren’t being as productive as we are when we 

Wi-fi while flying? Now it’s possible

Wi-fi while flying? Now it’s possible

Good news, frequent flyers: Wi-Fi in the friendly skies could soon be less of a joke. It might even be good. Really good, potentially up to 20 times faster. That is if all systems are go for Gogo’s fancy, new in-flight Internet system. The leading 

10 Ways to Get Free Wi-Fi Wherever You Go

10 Ways to Get Free Wi-Fi Wherever You Go

Back in 2011 the U.N. declared Internet access a human right, yet whenever you leave the house or office, it’s hit or miss if you will have access to Wi-Fi. If you move a lot, you really can’t work without Wi-Fi. You need to learn a few ways over the 

Travelling: Did You Forget Anything? [Infographic]

Travelling: Did You Forget Anything? [Infographic]

Here’s a little infographic to help you with you travel check-list. Did you put all the essentials into your hand luggage? Please follow and like us:

4 Ways to Prevent Jet Lag From Sabotaging Your Business Trip

4 Ways to Prevent Jet Lag From Sabotaging Your Business Trip

When you travel for business, you’re expected to be fresh and alert and give your clients your all. According to the National Sleep Foundation, “Studies show that the condition of jet lag actually results from an imbalance in our body’s natural biological clock.” They describe 

The Value of Business Travel [infographic]

The Value of Business Travel [infographic]

Every day hundreds of people travel long distances for work. They have to attend conferences, meetings and job sites. From a cost-cutting perspective, business travel can often seem like an unnecessary expense. However, the payoff of traveling for work might be greater than you’d think.