Travel Tip of the Day: Water Spout Caution

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Water Spout Caution Use caution when refilling your water bottles at a water dispenser in an airport or hotel, as these sorts of water sources can often carry germs. If you do use them, the most important thing to remember is to make sure not to touch your bottle to the spout, thus sharing your germs on the […]

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Check the Cap

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Check the Cap Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from Corey C. from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, who says: “When traveling in poorer countries where the tap water is not safe to drink, make sure any bottle water you buy is sealed. It is not […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Bottle Safety

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Bottle Safety I was reminded recently that plastic bottles (for water, etc.) are cheap in many foreign countries, and that’s an important point when traveling with them in your bag. Here’s what happened: I bought one in Italy on a ferry and put it in my bag as I headed to the train station. When I […]