4 Ways People Accidently Ingest Contaminated Tap Water While Holidaying Abroad
If you're travelling abroad, particularly in developing nations, you might be told to avoid drinking the tap water in order to prevent ingesting any contaminants that will make you sick. Unfortunately, doing this isn't always as easy as not drinking straight from the tap or ordering bottled water at restaurants. Here are four ways that contaminated water can sneak into your system. 1. Showering or Brushing If the local tap water isn't to be trusted, you're unlikely to drink straight from the tap in your hotel room.