Posted on Dec 29, 2010 | Comments 0
There are many people who are traveling constantly in the course of their work. If you wonder how they manage to keep fit, while traveling, here are few tricks on how to do it. At first, follow a strict diet regime and don’t even dare to taste local foods that are caloric.
If you are exercising, you can still do it in the hotel you are attending. In case there is a poorly equipped training room, you can still workout as you did in your local health club.
Try to work out in a circuit, despite the type of equipment in the hotel and do one set on each body part. If there is only a bike or a treadmill, spend more time on it. The treadmill should be used for at least 15 minutes a day, while the bike should be used 20-30 minutes per day.
Try to burn calories every day. In case you are too busy to work out, there are other ways to keep fit. Stop using the elevators and take the stairs. If your hotel has a pool, swim as much as you can. Try to walk more and go to work on a bicycle.
Be careful about the portion size. Avoid visiting fast food restaurants and stick to the well known food. The large portions are always a trouble for those that are keeping a diet regime. In case you are in a restaurant, order only a quarter of the portion.
This way you will not gain any weight. Of course healthy food is a must. We know that visiting new places and destinations is related to many new meals, delicatessen, etc. But try to keep it healthy.
The fried foods are among those that should be avoided. Don’t forget that just a gram of fat contains 9 calories, which is double more than proteins and carbohydrates.
Fruits and vegetables will surely keep you fit. Try to include them in your daily menu. An apple a day is the thing that will help you burn calories faster. Of course exercises are must, no matter where you are.
Try to include morning jog. It is one of the ways to keep you in shape. Jogging is known as one of the best ways to achieve a well-shaped figure.
Twenty jumping jacks and twenty pushups a day will surely help you stay in shape. You can do them in your hotel room.
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