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Re: When travelling, what level of existential comfort do you require?

by Ratazong (Prior)
on Sep 02, 2013 at 08:08 UTC ( #1051902=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to When travelling, what level of existential comfort do you require?

Nowadays, my electronics define the existential comfort required:

  • I need enough power-outlets to charge them all1
  • and I need a good WLAN with a fast Internet-connection
The location itself becomes less and less important (as long as it is clean and provides a shower)

Rata

1: on my last bycicle-tour I carried a camera, a smartphone, an external battery (so I could use my phone as GPS the whole day long) and a tablet with me - all requiring power at night; add a laptop for business-trips...


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Re^2: When travelling, what level of existential comfort do you require?
by Utilitarian (Vicar) on Sep 02, 2013 at 11:08 UTC
    Definitely this, on work trips a hotel is just somewhere to log into home/office/pm.org etc.. and get some sleep, my first trip to S.America I saw Buenos Ares from the air, in a taxi and the 3 blocks between my hotel and the office :(

    print "Good ",qw(night morning afternoon evening)[(localtime)[2]/6]," fellow monks."

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