The guidebook I was given by my hotel room manager was titled “How to Stay Warm in the Sun”.
The guide had been prepared by the UK Tourism Board (UKTB) to be the perfect resource for anyone looking to spend the summer in the sun.
In the guidebook, the guide is a little more specific: you need to get yourself to the best places to enjoy the sun, and the best hotel is the best place to spend it.
I can’t say I have ever been a hothead about the sun and the need to have it as a destination.
In fact, I’ve always been in the middle of a long summer on the edge of nowhere.
But in the summer of 2011, when I was staying in the capital of England, I was in the mood to have a little fun.
When I got to the hotel I realised the guide was about to give me an ultimatum: get yourself out to the sun asap or you’ll end up looking like a wuss.
I did my best to comply.
I did some research.
I read up on how to avoid getting sunburns.
I went to the beach and went swimming in the ocean.
I bought some sunscreen.
Then I decided I had to see if I could avoid getting skin cancer, too.
The next day I went out to try to avoid sunburn, and to my surprise, it didn’t take long for the sun to set on me.
After a couple of days of avoiding sunburn I had a couple more days of sunburn in me, and it became obvious that I was starting to become a real wuss about the environment.
So I decided to make my way back to the UKTB to see how things had gone.
They sent me a copy of the guide, and I went back and read the guide again.
I noticed the first thing I noticed was that the sun is not a great place to be a wussed out tourist.
“When it comes to staying warm in the sunshine, the sunburn is the number one thing you want to avoid,” says the guide.
“And the sun itself can actually burn you.”
If you spend the day in the shade, and even if it’s sunny, you’ll be more susceptible to the damaging effects of the suns ultraviolet rays.” “
So if you spend your entire time outdoors in the midday, you can expect the sun’s rays to be at their peak in the early afternoon.
If you spend the day in the shade, and even if it’s sunny, you’ll be more susceptible to the damaging effects of the suns ultraviolet rays.”
I’m not sure why this advice is important, and what it tells us about what it means to be in the “sun” for a day.
In the UK, there are a few places in the world that have set the sun ablaze: the Sahara desert in the Sahara, the Great Barrier Reef in Australia and the Great Pyrenees in France.
There are even some places in Antarctica where it is possible to get sunburn.
While I would never do anything to get myself into a “sunburn zone”, I do have a few tips to take away from the guide: don’t go swimming in water that is too hot, drink plenty of water and be careful when walking.
Be mindful of your surroundings and be sure to use sunscreen.
The guide also suggests you stay in the coolest room, and avoid wearing sunglasses.
And if you decide to take your summer break in the desert, you might want to be aware that the desert is hot and dry, and that you might have to use a tent or a shelter in the heat.
You might also want to consider taking some of the advice from the British Tourism Board’s “How To Get Warm in The Sun” guide with you.
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