Clothes Pins Help Quick Dry Travel Towel

"A substance which has a larger surface area will evaporate faster as there are more surface molecules which are able to escape."
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I suppose in a perfect world, every Hotel would provide clean, dry and happy towels every day.
In the real world, a traveler knows he or she must carry a towel learn how to make it dry inside the Hotel room.

San Pedro, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala --- Monday, April 19, 2010
By Andy Graham of


I have taken to using clothespins to help evaporation, by increasing the surface area the towel will dry faster.

I also place a fan in the window blowing out, that creates cross flow ventilation utilizing the lost intelligence of our ancestors long forgotten by modern man.

If you want a quick dry travel towel, it is best to learn how evaporation works.

Clothes Pins Help Quick Dry Travel Towel


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I hate to burst your creative bubble, but my Grandmama never owned any other type of clothes dryer. People tout high thread count Egyptian cotton sheets, but they have never slipped between air dried and ironed cotton sheets on a cold night topped with 3 or 4 home made quilts.

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