What is a 'Hush' Trip?

Lee Ferrara

Staff member
Ha! This if funny...have not heard this term. But I suspect the practice is very popular now!

After the onset of the pandemic, many office workers learned something: Being present in one physical workplace is not essential for every job.
Even as offices reopened, countless employees continued to work from home ― or from somewhere else. Not only did this change the way people work, but it also changed the way they travel. Enter the “hush trip.”

But what exactly is a hush trip, and how does it work? Below, experts break down the benefits and downsides of this approach to travel.

What is a ‘hush trip’?

“A ‘hush trip’ is where employees work remotely from a location other than their usual one, without informing their employers,” said travel blogger Sean Lau.