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LONDON, England (CNN) -- The foibles and vices of frequent flyers has been revealed by a survey carried out by website TripAdvisor.com.
The online travel community questioned 2,100 corporate travelers and turned up some interesting results.
Over one in ten (12 percent) admitted to visiting a strip club while away on business and having one's own room was seen by 22 percent as their favorite luxury while away on business.
The latter is obviously a boon for those who watch blue movies in the hotel -- the survey revealed pornographic movies account for 60 to 80 percent of the average hotel's in-room entertainment, although the average viewing time is less than five minutes. Draw your own conclusions.
However, the favorite luxury of business travelers, cited by 34 percent, is the fancy toiletries and luxury bedding supplied by hotels, while the most appealing part of going away on business is seeing new places (35 percent).
The most important hotel feature when selecting a business hotel is the establishment's location and proximity to meetings or the airport (32 percent), followed closely by having a high-speed internet connection (30 percent).
Nearly half of those surveyed were ambivalent about having to travel for work, 48 percent saying its something they "don't mind too much," while 32 percent said they actively found it "enjoyable."
A further survey undertaken by TripAdvisor to discover future travel trends canvassed 4,000 travelers and revealed a large percentage of traveling mysophobes -- 24 percent said that they would not leave home without cleaning supplies, their own towels, bedding and pillows. Travelers from the U.S. are twice as concerned about hotel cleanliness as those from the UK.
While cleanliness is a large concern, keeping their noses clean is just as important for 18 percent of those surveyed. They said that they have had to impose a "whatever happens on vacation/business trip, stays on vacation/business trip" rule with their travel partners.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, the most annoying aspect of business travel, according to 48 percent of respondents is flight delays and cancellations. The most annoying type of leisure traveler is the child sitting behind you who kicks your seat, according to 55 percent of business travelers.
Forty-six percent of travelers are likely to tip more generously when they know it is a reimbursable business expense.
The top five cities for business indicated an Anglo-American cabal: New York, Chicago, London, San Francisco, Washington D.C. While the travel trends survey threw up a few interesting destinations that are predicted to be hot places to visit next year, including Ayr in Scotland, Parga in Greece and Pamukkale in Turkey.
Do you agree with these findings? What are your favorite and least favorite business travel experiences?
"Luxury sheets and fancy bath products" - one of the favorite perks of business travel.
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