Travel for Business in Style: Melanie Nayer of Boston.com Shares Stylish Travel Tips for the Frequent Flyer
Business travelers cringe at this scenario: You’re called to a last-minute meeting in another city, and you’re on the next shuttle flight out of Logan International Airport. You’ve got about 30 minutes to pack, grab your presentation, and make it to the airport in time to board your flight, when you realize your best suit is at the dry cleaners and the clothes you’re wearing are spotted with stains.
It’s a tough time to worry about fashion, but first impressions are important, especially in the boardroom. So, the Globe went shopping. Our mission: find the perfect staple travel outfit for business people men and women to grab on the fly. The requirements: easy to pack, wrinkle-free, budget-friendly, and wearable year round.
With so many store options in the Boston area, it’s hard to know where to begin, but frequent travelers know this little secret: shopping at a popular retail chain means it’s likely that store will also be found in your destination, and that’s good news when something goes wrong and you need a last-minute wardrobe fix. So, we hit a few local favorites and here’s what we found.