How to Make the Most of a Farmer’s Market

Comparison shop

At the farmer’s market, comparison shopping is key. Often certain vendors will skew their prices below everyone else’s to try and ramp up their sales. Finding the stall with the cheapest price is the easiest way to save money, but you can also test out your negotiating skills to get a better price.

If you see a person selling a basket of carrots, or a pint of strawberries that looks much better than everyone else’s, but at a higher price, mention that you saw a lower price elsewhere and ask if they’ll bring their price down. They may say no, but it can’t hurt to ask.

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Keep Your Flight Boarding Pass and Get Discounts on Your Vacation

After boarding a flight, most people just stuff their boarding pass into their carry-on and forget about it. By doing this, you’re missing out on potential savings. Many airlines offer discounts and freebies for those who keep their boarding pass. Depending on where you land, you could score savings on tourist attractions, restaurants, wine, or even airport transfers.

The Most Common Scams from Around the World

There’s nothing like traversing the world and exploring new countries and cultures, but sometimes the experience is spoiled by dishonorable people preying on uninformed travelers. If you make an effort to learn about the classic scams, you’re unlikely to fall victim to them and can just enjoy the positive side of your trip. To help, here’s a list of common scams around the world for you to get acquainted with.

How to Make Friends During Your Trip

One of the biggest fears of people who want to embark on a solo trip is being alone. They think meeting new people will be a struggle, and if they can’t find a partner to travel with, they just cancel or postpone their adventure. The truth is that with a little bit of planning and initiative, it’s actually harder to be alone than you think. The travel community is extremely welcoming and one doesn’t need to try hard to be part of it.