No matter the destination, all travelers should be aware of possible germs they will encounter. From bedbugs to dengue fever, travelers will encounter a multitude of pests, bacteria and viruses. Here are five of the dirtiest spots travelers are likely to visit.
To avoid germs while traveling, RoamRight offers advice similar to that which you’d follow at home: Keep your hands clean. Always wash your hands with soap and warm water or use antibacterial disinfectant. Precautions such as disposable face masks may offer some additional protection.
In the event that you do get sick while traveling, it’s always helpful to have a RoamRight travel insurance policy. That way you’ll have plenty of help if you need to seek local medical care.
Has a germ-infected travel spot ever made you sick? Tell us your story in the comments below.
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RoamRight's Marketing Communications Specialist, Victoria Zidwick, has worked in the travel insurance industry for more than five years. She has traveled extensively throughout the United States and has a handful of international travel experiences.Victoria's travel experiences have changed in recent years, as her family grows and she is learning the ins and outs of traveling with children. Connect with Victoria on LinkedIn or follow her onTwitter or Google Plus.
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