If you’re planning a summer trip that involves air travel, be sure to bring along plenty of hand sanitizer. According to data presented in May 2014 at the annual meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, disease-causing bacteria can linger on surfaces in airplane cabins for up to a week.
We love the surprisingly rollicking adventures of Sally Franz, a courageous disabled traveler going it alone. Here are links to the installments of her series of blogs about the Galapagos. To read the Galapagos series, click here: http://www.thirdage.com/travel/traveling-while-disabled-the-galapagos-archive.