The next time you stay in a hotel, you might want to stay far away from the hair dryer.
According to an investigation by ABC News into the hygiene of hotel rooms, hotel hair dryers are hosting a lot more germs than travellers might think.
Now, hotel guests might be wary of touching certain objects in their rooms, especially in the bathroom. But hotel hair dryers don’t exactly carry the same germy reputation as, say, the toilet.
But maybe they should, especially since the types of germs present in a hotel room could potentially make you sick while you’re supposed to be enjoying yourself on a trip – quite possibly the worst time to have that happen!
Here are some other icky things in hotel rooms that you should avoid touching at all costs: