Germiest places you encounter while traveling

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Do you get sick when you travel? Chances are you've contracted something from one of these 10 dirty offenders. From airplane tray tables to hotel bedspreads, nasty germs are literally everywhere. But with a little knowledge and a lot of hand sanitizer, you can stay uninfected on the road.

Hotel Remotes

Hotel housekeepers may bleach the bathroom and dust the nightstand, but they rarely clean the TV remote. Studies conducted by microbiologists have found that the remote controls have some of the highest levels of bacterial contamination in the hotel room. Worried? You can always download the LodgeNet Mobile app and use your smartphone to control the TV.


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