Two times, Dena Roche realized boyfriends were going to become breakups while traveling.
The first time, her plus-one got jealous when someone pulled her onto the dance floor in Belize, revealing an insecure side “I hadn’t seen before,” she said.
Next, during a Hawaii vacation, a man took advantage of an all-you-can-eat situation to a repulsive degree.
“I actually faked being sick on this trip to avoid him touching me,” said Roche, who lives in Phoenix and writes The Travel Diet.
Whether it’s a best friend or a romantic getaway, travel for two can bring obstacles more unique than solo or groups.
We talked to experts to find out potential plane, train or automobile pitfalls — and what to tackle before you go.