How a shower cap can keep the bugs away on holiday

Aug 28, 2017

A camping holiday might not be for everyone, but it is a great budget getaway option for the whole family. If you’re travelling with the family, or simply want to get away from the big cities and reconnect with nature, then a low-key camping holiday is a great way to go.

There are some logistics that we must think about on a camping holiday that we don’t have to consider on an all-inclusive hotel holiday and that includes things like keeping the bugs away while out in the bush.

Read more: Hammock safety tips for campers

One great little tip on how to keep bugs away while on a camping trip includes bringing along a simple shower cap, or a few of them.

The next time you crank up the barbecue or set up the picnic table with breakfast lunch or dinner, whip out those shower caps and wrap them around your plates full of food.

That way you can see what is on the plates and you can keep them out on the table, without having to worry about flies and other bugs getting onto your plates full of sausages and salads.

Read more: The one tip that will make packing a breeze

Swatting flies and shooing insect is not much fun for anyone over the dinner table, so take out all that annoyance by giving new life to this trusty bathroom item.

How do you keep the bugs at bay on holiday?

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