Thursday, March 31, 2016

Word of the day: bleisure

The word of the day is bleisure:

It is a portmanteau of business and leisure, and is used to describe what some people claim is a new type of business traveller: one who fits in leisure travel while on the road.


"Microtourism is not glamping (no yurt) or bleisure (no work) or minimooning (no wedding)."

 - Lauren Collins, "Come to the fair: the food-and-booze fest that is France's national agricultural exhibition", 4 April 2016 The New Yorker (

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