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Travel Tips: Do’s and Don’ts

There’s so much of the world to see that you’ll never see it all, but to make the most of your worldly journeys, follow these helpful travel tips as a tourist to stay alive and experience the country’s cultures to the fullest.

DON’T Look Like A Tourist

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An artist’s depiction of an annoying tourist in their standard pose

Looking like a tourist is an easy way to be singled out by the locals when traveling abroad, so follow these travel tips to not stick out. While traveling, you want to become a part of your surroundings to get the full experience, rather than sticking out like a sore thumb. This includes wearing a camera strapped around your neck, walking around with a selfie stick, double walking sticks, or anything else that draws attention to you like a sign around your neck proclaiming, “I AM AN AMERICAN! SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT!” Continue reading