09/11/2013 07:23 am ET Updated Sep 11, 2013

Personality Change On Vacation Results In Four Different Holiday Character Types, Psychologists Say

The Griswolds can attest: for better or worse, traveling brings out a side of our personality that we don't see in everyday life.

A survey from website Travel Supermarket reports that 51% of tourists (British ones, at least) say their personality changes when they're on a trip.

The site also worked with British psychologists to pinpoint four "Holiday Personality Types." Apparently, travelers morph into one of four characters while on vacation: The Inspirer, The Performer, The Idealist and The Commander.

Who are you, and who might you clash with on your next trip?


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