Mosquitoes are a common annoyance wherever you are in the world. Even if you're careful to keep doors and windows closed, as soon as your head hits the pillow, you could hear the familiar buzz of a mozzie and end up getting nibbled!
Not only are mosquitoes annoying with their irritating buzz, they can also cause very itchy and sore bites. If that's not bad enough they can spread horrible diseases like malaria and dengue fever. It's therefore best to avoid being bitten in the first place. Below are some preventative measures to make sure you stay healthy on your gap year: