My old rule about hotel mini-bars – don’t take anything out of them. My new rule about hotel mini-bars – don’t even open the door.
My travel clothesline suffered a fatal rupture in a Seville hotel room, stretched beyond all reason for the last time. I will replace it, after a decent interval, because doing laundry in hotel sinks is not just a chore. It is a very central tenet of my travel philosophy.