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Heliophobia

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What It Is: Fear of the sun.

Travel Challenge: Yuma, AZ, which averages 11 hours of sun a day and 4,000 hours of sunshine yearly—just the kind of weather most other travelers hope for.

Strangest Travel Phobias

Heliophobia

What It Is: Fear of the sun.

Travel Challenge: Yuma, AZ, which averages 11 hours of sun a day and 4,000 hours of sunshine yearly—just the kind of weather most other travelers hope for.

Purestock / Alamy

Strangest Travel Phobias

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