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Mosquitoes right now at byodo in?

Sunny Cali
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Mosquitoes right now at byodo in?

We wanted to go to byodo in temple but my husband is concerned about mosquitoes there. Last time we were eaten alive. Is that a concern now?

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Kapaa, Hawaii
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1. Re: Mosquitoes right now at byodo in?

They get a fair amount of rain. I would have some repellent, put it on before arrival.

Dallas, Texas
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2. Re: Mosquitoes right now at byodo in?

We were there on Friday and I didn’t notice too many. I am usually a mosquito magnet and didn’t notice any bites. But if you have bug spray it wouldn’t be a bad idea

Honolulu, Hawaii
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3. Re: Mosquitoes right now at byodo in?

No matter what time of year I go there I ALWAYS wear bug repellent. Learned the hard way the first time I went there. Better safe than miserable.

Sunny Cali
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122 posts
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4. Re: Mosquitoes right now at byodo in?

Thank you all for your quick replies! Yup, I get bit just walking out the door.

Melbourne, Australia
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5. Re: Mosquitoes right now at byodo in?

Do you know they sell a perfume at Victoria's Secret called Bombshell that has been shown to be more effective than any commercial mosquito repellent?! Honestly, Google it!

I love this perfume (got it for the first time on a trip to Honolulu coincidentally) and never get bitten when I wear it.

Expensive but effective. Just a thought ; )

Saint Cloud...
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6. Re: Mosquitoes right now at byodo in?

I am a mosquito magnet! I have never got a mosquito bite in about 20 visits to Byodo-In Temple.

In Minnesota, I don't dare go outside close to sunset without repellent!

Mosquito slap dance:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1XDKnLlAvFo

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