Are there any unusual problems with insects or other infestations in housing?

No. - Jul 2019


This is where the cold can be helpful as it kills insects! However, I have had plenty of ant invasions in the summer and there are tons of pesky flies in summer as well. - Oct 2016


Nothing to speak of in UB - none of the typical concerns of tropical countries like dengue or malaria. Cockroaches happily absent! Biggest problem would be gnats and mites in summer in forest and lake areas, so do bring some repellent for such trips. - Feb 2015


Not so far, but we have not done a summer here. - May 2012


None. - Feb 2012


Flies are common during the summer. It's too cold the rest of the year that bugs are virtually nonexistent. - Feb 2011


Mosquitoes in summer. Avoid small mammals (like marmots) that have fleas that carry bubonic plague. - Jan 2009


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