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    Updated on Aug 18, 2020. Posted on Feb 5, 2014

    The 18 Different Types Of Travelers

    Everyone has a destination, but we all have a different way of getting there. Which one are you?

    1. The Techie

    Flickr / allisonjohnstonn

    Travels just so they can purchase new travel tech gear.

    Likely destination: Wherever looks good in HDR.

    2. The Partier

    Flickr / cristiano_betta

    "When are we gonna start drinking?" —they say at 8 a.m.

    Likely destination: The nearest bar.

    3. The Planner

    Flickr / create_joy

    They have every second of every day planned out.

    Likely destination: Anywhere on their pre-planned itinerary.

    4. The Chiller

    Flickr / Steffster

    They have no plans. They just go with the flow and see where they end up every day.

    Likely destination: They have no idea. They'll figure it out later.

    5. The No-Expense Traveler

    Flickr / amirjina

    Zero budget. Buys ALL the souvenirs and meals.

    Likely destination: Anywhere with a mall.

    6. The Budgeter

    Flickr / hipig9778

    There is no room to have one drink that wasn't budgeted for.

    Likely destination: The exact place they have been saving for over the last six months.

    7. The Helpless

    Flickr / PhotoJonny

    This person is asking everyone in sight, "What is this 'tube' that you speak of?"

    Likely destination: Still trying to figure it out.

    8. The Guidebook Memorizer

    Flikr / robinlikeu

    Knows everything there is to know about everything in the city.

    Likely destination: The most popular places found in the guidebook.

    9. The Know-It-All

    Flikr / jeansman

    They know everything about this place and the culture and you definitely DO NOT.

    Likely destination: Probably someplace you've never heard of.

    10. The Eat, Pray, Love Traveler

    Flickr / danielgottschling

    Always trying to find themselves.

    Likely destination: Italy, India, or Indonesia.

    11. The Never, Ever Has a Checked Bag

    Flickr / Keithusc

    And is super judgmental toward those who do. "Have fun waiting in line for your unnecessary belongings."

    Likely destination: Someplace with limited resources. #MinimalistLife

    12. The RV Traveler

    Flickr / David~O

    The older couples, the families, the great American travelers.

    Likely destination: In front of you on the highway.

    13. The Repeater

    Flickr / ExpressMonorail

    Only goes to one place. Florida again this year!

    Likely destination: Disney World for the 1,000th time.

    14. The Complainer

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    Expects everything to be exactly like it is at home. Complains when it isn't.

    Likely destination: Place with the most similar culture to their own.

    15. The Group

    Flickr / jay_wilkie

    Time for the count-off at the beginning and ending of each outing.

    Likely destination: All major monuments and famous statues.

    16. The Solo Traveler

    Flickr / jorgeflorio

    Sitting mysteriously at the train stop.

    Likely destination: Anywhere off the beaten path.

    17. The Obsessive Exerciser

    Flickr / sigle_with_kids

    Won't go anywhere without a gym.

    Likely destination: Sweating alone in a hotel gym.

    18. Chatty Cathy

    Flickr / kelehen

    Talks to every single person they come across.

    Likely destination: Anywhere there's someone to talk to. Otherwise known as everywhere.

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