Surprising facts about germs on planes

Do you know where the dirtiest spot is?


Airplane Bathroom Toilet

Have you ever wondered about the germs that flying alongside you on a plane while you'r en route to the holiday destination of your dreams?

Well, it turns out that the most germ-ridden spot you will encounter on a plane will be the taps on the sink in the bathroom.

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Unsurprisingly the exit door handle to the bathroom is also a breeding ground for germs.

Want to avoid the germs? Use a paper towel as barrier between your hand and these hot spots.

The apply a hand sanitiser once you get back to your seat.

Luckily the pillows and blankets supplied on board are generally pretty clean.

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