While glamorous sounding, work trips are for work, so more often than not you don't actually get to see much.
Here is a tip from a frequent flying businessman I know:
Ask for leave a few days after the business trip periodThis way, with your assignment over, you get to visit the place at your own leisure, take time to enjoy the local food and culture.
My last business trip had been to Sydney, Australia. Where has your work taken you?