25 Ways to Make Sure You Don't Get Ripped Off in a Foreign Country

25 Ways to Make Sure You Don't Get Ripped Off in a Foreign Country.

International travel is an amazing and rewarding experience. It lets you see beautiful things you never knew existed and learn about the beauty in culture. Many foreign nations attract millions of tourists each year with their fantastic weather, unique historical sites, and gorgeous landscapes.

Unfortunately, along with the millions of amazing places around the world, there are also millions of people who will take advantage of travelers. It's a lot easier to be tricked and taken advantage of when you are unfamiliar with an area, and you don’t speak the language.

Though spontaneity can be fun, it's oftentimes best to be prepared when it comes to traveling abroad. Planning and doing your research can end up not only saving you money but also saving you a lot of hassle. It'll allow you to spend your vacation thinking about the important things and not about whether you will be able to get tickets to that museum you have heard so much about. However, planning can only get you so far in avoiding being ripped off. Often it takes street smarts, trusting your instincts, and knowing a few tricks of the trade so they can’t be used on you.

No one likes the feeling of being ripped of being ripped off. So, here are 25 ways to make sure you don't get ripped off in a foreign country

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