But there is one lady who has seen first hand the hard work, and the fun, that goes into touring - Rod Stewart's wife Penny.
In this week's HELLO!, - issue number 1126 - the mum-of-one gives a revealing glimpse into life with the British star as she exclusively shares her family photo diary capturing Rod's current tour of Britain and Ireland.
Sharing intimate written entries and never-before-seen photos, Penny charts her husband's rehearsal stage as well as lifting the lid on his pre-concert routines.
From the room put aside for Rod's beloved model railway projects, to the photograph of the singer dressed up as an old lady that appears on the access all areas tour passes, the striking blonde shares plenty of backstage secrets with HELLO!
Pick up your copy of the magazine, on sale now, to read Penny's world exclusive, plus a report on what's next for the Duchess of York, and an exclusive interview with Russell Brand about finding 'the One' in fiancée Katy Perry.