8 Tricks to Stay Healthy While Traveling

Safeguard yourself against germs with these travel tips.

8 Tricks to Stay Healthy While Traveling

By Toni Gasparis

Do you know the dirtiest places in hotels, planes, and other public travel spaces? Find out the small things that you can do to avoid catching the cold, flu, or an infection while traveling. Use these tips to arm yourself with the knowledge to protect yourself and your family.

Skip the Hotel Glasses

While hotels are courteous enough to provide glasses for you to use at your leisure, you never know where those glasses have been. For example, the person who cleans the toilet and shower may or may not replace their gloves before restocking those drinking glasses — gross! Either bring your own cups or exclusively use the paper cups wrapped in plastic that are also in the room.

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