Skip navigation! Story from Wellness. Going out into the world is fun, and science shows that going on vacation is actually good for your health and productivity.
By Robert Curley. The food and water in the Caribbean is generally safe, but food-borne illnesses can happen anywhere. The Caribbean sun and surf also require special precautions, and while the threat of acquiring a tropical disease during your visit is minor, it never hurts to take some simple precautions against mosquito bites and other sources of disease.
Here is a to-do list you should follow before your next vacation to help make your time away safe and healthy. Get a medical check-up. Visit your doctor about four to six weeks prior to travel.
Published: October 13, When I was in my last serious relationship, my ex-partner and I would take regular staycations. Maybe it was the high thread count sheets or the fact that we were physically removed from daily stresses like dirty dishes and pet vomit, but travelling to a new location — even if it was only a few miles away — added an element of ease and excitement to our sex lives.
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But when he suggested a road trip over the Fourth of July weekend, she figured why not? He was cute, and she was bored. They drove south, stopping in Virginia for burgers and fireworks, and hit the South Carolina coast around 3 a.
Arlene, a year-old writer who lives in Philadelphia, recently went to Paris for a weeklong vacation with her year-old boyfriend, a chef in the Philly area. The Eiffel Tower and the Louvre and the Tuileries all lived up to their advance billing, but one aspect of the getaway scored a clear "better than expected": the after-hours activities. But even if your summer vacation is in fill in the blank with some C-list place; we're trying to avoid angry e-mails from, say, the good people of Cleveland chances are that being away will do wonders for your sex life.
Carefree vacation sex can make an everyday romp feel, well, vanilla. Here's how to make sex at home blow your mind as much as when you're away. Vacation is a time to relax, unwind-and, let's not forget, have lots and lots of mind-blowing sex.
I can attribute my happy marriage to a disastrous train ride in France. Or the time we sank our rental car in a muddy river in Costa Rica. Or that flight on a Mexican airline that went out of business while we were in the air, stranding us in Acapulco.
Vacation sex is just what it sounds like: sex while you're on vacation. You may leave home as a stressed couple who hasn't had great sex in months, but after a day or so enjoying the novelty of your destination and leaving your hectic day-to-day schedules behind you may turn into that couple you felt you were when you first met-passionate and crazy about each other. Novelty, it turns out, may help increase levels of "feel good" neurotransmitters in the brain, such as dopamine.