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Are u a night person in a morning world?

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11. Posted by Hien (Moderator 3906 posts) 11y

Quoting Wocca

Did you allow for the time difference when you calculated 5am ?

Oops, I was referring to Malaysian time!!!

My mind have been set to automatically calculate the post time difference to Malaysian time, and I've forgotten to convert it back to Irish time!

This means Eve's post was actually posted at 10pm Irish time.
Sorry Eve, you're not really a night owl after all.

12. Posted by Wocca (Inactive 3745 posts) 11y

What else could E possibly get up to at 10pm on a Saturday night?

13. Posted by Cupcake (Travel Guru 8468 posts) 11y

Maybe she was playing naked Twister?!? ;)

14. Posted by Travel100 (Travel Guru 1556 posts) 11y

Quoting samsara2

...I also just like being up at night because most other people are gone to bed, and the world is much quieter...

That's the same way I feel, I like that feeling of being awake when the rest of the nearby World is asleep.

Being on Safari in Africa was a little bit of a stuggle as I had to wake up every morning before 5am :( .

15. Posted by Rraven (Travel Guru 5924 posts) 11y

I'm not a morning person as such but i'm a very early riser, i'd be up early to catch the sunrise ( or as i crawl home from a party), i tend the burn the candle at both ends for weeks on end and then pass out for a few days.

16. Posted by tway (Travel Guru 7273 posts) 11y

I'm a morning person, through and through. I rarely get to bed before midnight, though, so I sometimes feel like I'm dragging myself around. I love the feel of having the whole day ahead of me.

17. Posted by Isadora (Travel Guru 13926 posts) 11y

I used to be a night person. But, like Raven, betweeen work and personal time, I was burning the candle both ways. Now, I'm a morning person and find it hard to stay up past 10pm. I preferred being the night owl, but this works too. Both have their advantages/disadvantages.

18. Posted by areinstein (Travel Guru 2788 posts) 11y

Quoting samsara2

I am night owl. I'm very grumpy in the morning. I wont ever greet you with breakfast in bed unless I'm after something.

In the context of travel that's bad I suppose for obvious reasons such as getting around, sightseeing, etc....but on the other hand, you meet most ppl in a hostel/campsite in the evening, and it's good to be able to stay up into the small hours of the morning. THats when you get to know most people.....

I also just like being up at night because most other people are gone to bed, and the world is much quieter. And some things look much better in the dark.....

My same exact response...down to...things look much better in the dark...

19. Posted by summer910 (Respected Member 1342 posts) 11y

I'm a night person. I get up late and stay up late (my job screws up my lifestyle, but that's just an excuse ) Imagine my horror when I went to Holland and found out shops etc closed at 6pm It meant I had to adjust my body clock and get up early (which was very difficult) so that I could take in the sights.

I function a lot better at night. Mornings are non-existent to me, and on days that I'm not working, I can be found sleeping way till late afternoon.

20. Posted by abcdf (Full Member 557 posts) 11y

It depends on what I have to do the next day. But usually Im more of a night owl. I get my second wind around 1130pm. When I travel, I seem to have more energy, I love to be out and about. If I sit still for too long then I usually will pass out. So If I keep moving I am like the energizer bunny. just keep going and going...