Your Cell Phone Is 10 Times Dirtier Than a Toilet Seat. Here’s What to Do About It
Most people don’t give a second thought to using their cell phone everywhere , from their morning commute to the dinner table to the doctor’s office. But research shows that cell phones are far dirtier than most people think, and the more germs they collect, the more germs you touch In fact, your own hand is the biggest culprit when it comes to putting filth on your phone. Americans check their phones about 47 times per day, according to a survey by Deloitte , which affords plenty of opportunities for microorganisms to move from your fingers to your phone. “Because people are always carrying their cell phones even in situations where they would normally wash their hands before doing anything, cell phones do tend to get pretty gross,” says Emily Martin, assistant professor…
Top 10 tips for first-timers visiting Paris
I was going on a Viking River Cruise to Southern France with my best friend, Joan, who mentioned that she had never been to Paris. Mon dieu! I immediately set out to rectify this grave error, and rebooked our flights so we could at least spend the weekend in Paris before heading down to Avignon …
This Ain't Camping: Over-the-Top RV Resorts to Enjoy Minus the RV
RV parks are hot stuff these days! It’s hard to equate what is available today with the campgrounds of days gone by. Often situated on some of the country’s most prized real estate, many resorts now have water parks, shuttle service to area attractions, equipment rentals, and quality onsite restaurants
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What is it really like (for Americans) to travel to Cuba now?
There's a lot of enthusiastic misinformation about travel to Cuba. Here's a humorous look at the pluses and minuses from a recently returned visitor.
How to Savor Southeast Asia on a Tour
Suggestions on exploring these enchanting countries.
Five Airport Travel Tips
Traveling can be a nightmare, unless you have airport travel tips that can help you manage your way in the land of people, shops and bags.
Cayman Islands Five Ways
Grand Cayman and its sister islands, Little Cayman and Cayman Brac, provide a perfect welcome for a diver’s first trip to paradise.
9 Tips for Improving Air Consumption
At some point we’ve all looked at scuba diving instructors with envy and slight suspicion. How do they use such little air? Improving air consumption can be
Travel Top 5: Best river cruises
Looking to take a river cruise this year? Here are our five favourite places to take one.