It is many years, even decades, since the uneducated assumption that air-hosting and pilot lifestyles were only ever full of glamour and fun, fun, fun. As international travel became more commonplace for holiday and business purposes than in the seventies and eighties – we all learned how hard, and often thanklessly, these travel facilitators work.… Read More Does business travel have to be lonely travel?
Long before anyone had heard of a thing called coronavirus, diligent, seasoned travellers already carried little packs of alcohol-infused wipes, gels, and sanitisers in their pockets. People who baulked at the idea of touching handrails on trains, buses and escalators were once accused of OCD but now sit firmly in the seat of wisdom. And… Read More The past, present and future of travel safety
In researching the idea behind our Travel Buddy app, I spoke to lots of people who regularly travel for business. One of the recurring themes was the feeling of safety when travelling alone. More specifically, it was managing the conflict between wanting to feel safe and not wanting to feel bored or lonely. Closely related… Read More Do you have ‘travelling alone’ fears or concerns?