Entomologist: Keep Your Luggage in Hotel Tub

(NEWSER) – Forget about throwing your suitcase into your hotel room’s closet—and don’t even think about throwing it onto your bed to unpack it. That’s what an insect expert tells the Apartment Therapy blog, and the reason may make you cringe: It’s to avoid bringing home any unwanted guests. Brittany Campbell, an entomologist with the National Pest Management Association, says bedbugs that hide out on hotel mattresses, couches, and other upholstered surfaces can easily crawl into your luggage, and that even luggage racks that keep bags off the floor can have critters hiding out in the device’s legs if those legs are hollow.

More: https://www.newser.com/story/279038/best-place-to-keep-luggage-in-hotel-room-is-a-surprising-one.html