Skirting the Issue "Flight attendants often work vampire hours and have to sleep during the day. How do we keep the sunlight from leaking into our hotel rooms? We clip a skirt hanger (or two) to the middle of the drapes, sealing them together. This trick works equally well for parents trying to keep the light from waking up their children." —Elisabeth Joyce, San Clemente, Calif. Budget Travel Saturday, May 3, 2008, 9:00 AM Budget Travel LLC, 2016
 

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Skirting the Issue

"Flight attendants often work vampire hours and have to sleep during the day. How do we keep the sunlight from leaking into our hotel rooms? We clip a skirt hanger (or two) to the middle of the drapes, sealing them together. This trick works equally well for parents trying to keep the light from waking up their children." —Elisabeth Joyce, San Clemente, Calif.

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