7 Reasons It Pays to Be a Type-A Traveler

If you’ve grown up with a type-A personality, chances are someone along the way has told you to “calm down” or “relax a little bit and you’ll enjoy yourself more.” While it’s true that traveling requires a willingness to go with the flow, there are a few reasons why it pays to be more type-A when it comes to traveling. Check them out below.

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You always know what to pack

If you’re a type-A traveler, you’ve probably worked out your packing list weeks in advance. You’ve combed every travel blog you can find to see who has the best tips, and even come up with some of your own. Although it may seem like a lot of work before you even set foot on new ground, it sets you up for a stress-free trip if you plan out what you pack. You’ll never find yourself without a bandage, or spare pair of underwear again!