Travel Health

How to be healthy while traveling.

Should You Travel During The Coronavirus Scare?

You’d have to be under one serious rock to be unaware of Coronavirus.  The spread of the disease has reached over 50 countries and the number of people who have perished number in the thousands.  What started as a trickle of questions from readers and listeners about traveling during this public health emergency has turned into a steady flow.  I’ve spent the past few days thinking about travel and Coronavirus quite a bit and have consolidated some thoughts and questions.  This isn’t an up-to-date listing of current events revolving around […]

Malaria, Hepatitis, Typhoid Fever? Getting The Right Medicine For A Trip To Africa

Malaria, Hepatitis A and Typhoid Fever can all be a crappy way to spend a vacation abroad. Find out how to protect yourself with vaccinations & other methods.

More Yuk! Hotels That Don’t Change The Bed Sheets After You Check-Out

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There are absolutely grosser things than sleeping in a bed that a stranger slept in before you. But, I wouldn’t pay for any of those things and I don’t want to sleep on dirty sheets. Do you?

I’d like to say I don’t believe that this many hotels failed this small test. But, I can’t say I’m terribly surprised. Do we need one of those little paper sanitation rings they used to put on toilet seats to let you know they cleaned them, except much bigger for the bed?

Want To Perform Better In Bed? Check Into A Hotel (Duh)!

Boy, can only imagine the SEO on that blog title. There’s a new survey out featuring respondents from a number of countries that compare their sex life at home to when they stay in a hotel. Kudos to the folks at Hotel Tonight for giving us such fodder to joke about!  A few “stats”: 73% of Americans said that they’re more adventurous in a hotel, while only 37% of the Spanish said so about themselves 46% of Americans think they perform better in a hotel, while only 14% of Germans claimed the […]