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Allergy and Travel – How to Survive Dustmites in Hotels

Allergy and Travel - How to Survive Dustmites in Hotels

If you have a dust allergy and travel, then I don’t need to tell you about the discomfort of hotel beds and the plague of dustmites. At home, you can protect yourself with hypoallergenic bedding, with removing dust regularly and minimising surfaces dust and the nasty mites (and their poop) can collect on. But you […]

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Forget Jetlag, This Is Why You Can’t Sleep when Travelling

Forget Jetlag, This Is Why You Can’t Sleep when Travelling

What if I told you that your brain acts like that of a dolphin when you want to sleep when travelling? A recent study has taken a closer look at why it’s just so hard to find decent sleep when you are resting your head in a new unfamiliar place – not just uncomfortable airplanes […]

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Stealing My Wallaby Kisses from You

At our latest camp near Katherine, we again had to sleep outside in swags. This time, however, I did mind because where there was nice and soft sand before there were now stones, poky branches and lots of brittle leaves. As if that was not uncomfortable enough impervious wallabies were known to pester sleepers at […]

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