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Sextiquette:  The traveler’s guide to getting down and dirty on the road.

Sextiquette: The traveler’s guide to getting down and dirty on the road.

Sex: intimate, discreet, and sacred.  Not anymore.  And especially not in the traveling community. When you’re constantly meeting new people and your nighttime antics are fueled by rocket-fuel-strength liquid courage, hook-ups are obviously bound to happen.  While traveling, you’re feeling free and open to new experiences, so you’re bound to have more sex than in(…)

Drinking Alcohol Keeps Bedbugs from Biting!

Drinking Alcohol Keeps Bedbugs from Biting!

We’ve got some good news for the backpacker community:  Aparently, a new study conducted at the University of Nebraska has scientifically proven that binge drinking backpackers are less likely to be bitten by bedbugs than their sober counterparts. Yup, bedbugs prefer sober blood. Ralph Narain, the Ph.D. candidate who conducted the research said that he(…)