The travel industry is just as diverse as it is strange. There are thousands of travel services offered, most of which we go completely unaware of. Sure, some of these are pretty lavish but others you may legitimately save your travel experience. Especially if your job makes you a contributor to the 488 million business trips that are taken each year.
Here are 7 travel services you should know about:
The Sleep Concierge
New York’s Benjamin hotel offers a sleep concierge who can do everything from asses your sleeping habits and offer you a pillow form the pillow menu, order you a sleep-inducing massage from the Salon, or even get you some snacks or drinks that will help you drift off into la-la land.
While this might seem extravagant, which of us has not wished for some help getting to sleep while on the road? While it is a service you might not find everywhere, next time you find yourself with insomnia at a hotel, it isn’t a horrible thing to suggest.
Unusual Vending Machines
Need a new phone? Forget your swimsuit? Want to buy an Amazon e-reader? There’s a vending machine for that.
Yes, some airports and hotels offer vending machines with more than just your normal snack fare, and Amazon has reportedly experimented with even more sophisticated ones, offering products frequently purchased right in airports or other areas travelers frequent.
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