No one plans to get sick on vacation, but it happened to us. Last winter we traveled to Canada to ring in the New Year with my sister-in-law, and my son got sick. He picked up a bug somewhere along the way and it took him nine days to shake it off. Not fun.
Since then, we have taken lots of precautions whenever we travel to keep germs and the like at bay. It might take a little preparation, but the extra effort is worth it. Here are some simple things you can do to ensure you’re staying healthy while traveling during the holidays: