The analytical traveler is one who enjoys optimizing the travel experience by taking a structured approach to trip preparation in order to maximize the travel experience.


If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail.
— Benjamin Franklin

You may be an Analytical traveler if you...

  • enjoy making lists and using spreadsheets
  • have 5 or more travel apps on your phone
  • never use a travel agent
  • love researching gear
  • travel hack (work the points)
  • take pride in how fast you can pack (Bonus: you know how long you take)
  • prefer a backpack to suitcase
  • don't check your bags 
  • visit a site called Analytical Traveler

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If you're an analytical traveler or have the makings of one, please join and contribute to the community, or find out who the heck the analytical traveler is