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Corporate travel is a $300 billion market, and travel search engine KAYAK is trying to break into it with a new platform for business travelers

KAYAK for Business promises to streamline the process of booking corporate travel. As of November 1, prospective users can sign up for a waitlist.
A startling 85% of LGBTQ business travelers have changed accommodations because they felt unsafe.

95% of LGBTQ travelers report having hidden their sexual orientation while on a business trip, with the most common reason being safety

A new survey found that nearly all of LGBTQ business travelers hide their sexual orientations while traveling. Author Allison Hope is one of them.

Malaysians triggered after being left out of top 50 street foods ranking – which put Singapore at #1

Malaysians are saying that there is "something very wrong" with the list, which is based on a survey of 92,000 business travellers.
Pictured: Travelpro Platinum Magna 2 Carry-On Expandable Spinner Suitcase, $251.81, available at Amazon

12 packing essentials on every business traveler’s list

Business travelers need to stay organized, comfortable, and well-rested as they travel. Make sure these products are packed on your next trip.

Singapore had the second-most visitors in APAC last year – making it more popular than KL, Tokyo and Hong Kong

The number of Chinese travelling in Apac surged to 62.4 million from 10.5 million 9 years ago.
I find the Amex Platinum card's lounge access more useful than the Chase Sapphire Reserve's.

AmEx Platinum vs Chase Sapphire Reserve: Which card offers superior airport lounge access, according to a frequent flyer

Both the Chase Sapphire Reserve and Platinum Card from American Express offer airport lounge access, but the AmEx Platinum's is more useful.
Aquaphor: this frequent flyer's best friend.

After taking dozens of flights over the last year, I’ve learned to always carry Aquaphor or Vaseline to fix my biggest flying discomfort

Planes are notoriously dry places with humidity lower than the Sahara Desert. To mitigate the dry air, I line my nostrils with petroleum jelly.
Forget Global Entry and get Mobile Passport.

I’ve been traveling for business for over a year and didn’t bother getting Global Entry, because there’s a much faster option —...

Instead of Global Entry, I use Mobile Passport, a free app authorized by Customs and Border Protection that lets you complete customs forms on phones.
Everyone knows the remote is often dirty — but it's not the only place germs could be hiding.

I’ve spent nearly 300 nights in hotels and Airbnbs over the past year, and there’s a small detail I check to see how clean a room is

Every time I enter a hotel room, I check the electric kettle or coffee maker — a standard item in nearly every hotel room — to see how clean it is.
Piers Constable (pictured) wakes up at 5 a.m. every day to work out, whether he's traveling or home in New York.

A day in the life of a Deutsche Bank managing director, who wakes up at 5:00 a.m., spends 10 days of the month traveling, and works out twice a day ev...

New York-based managing director at Deutsche Bank Piers Constable spends up to 10 days out of the month traveling for work.