How to be a LOCAL while Traveling Abroad

*Due to travel current restrictions from the Coronavirus, this blog “In Oceanview ” or I am in no way is encouraging travel to happen while restrictions are still up.*

Have you ever wondered why many travellers had bad experiences abroad in the most beautiful places? WELL, WELL, Well let me tell you! There’s is no simple way of telling you this, but you are terrible tourist, and not to worry I got you! Here are FIVE easy way ” How to be a LOCAL while travel abroad. Check out my blog tomorrow at 12:30 pm for “How to dress LOCAL while traveling Abroad”

5. Know the CULTURE!

This easier said than done, many have they own idea of what the culture is they are traveling to! Before you go out of the country, please research how the culture of the destination, ask questions and more importantly lower your standards.

Here is bonus: Treat your destination as the new persons you never meet before. I know this one crazy but it is really helpful if you are anxious traveler. Treat it as new friend you wanna out with it everyday!

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4. Know the Geography

I know this one is a bit weird. But if you know destination inside and outside you will unlikely will need the help of the complete strangers. Plus this will also win bonus points with locals and make you seem like one them, even if you have different background from them.

Here is a Bonus: Treat the country has map to explored . This applies to to those who are more hands -on. Go out there be great explorer you are !

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3. Know the History

Whether your history buff, or not,it it important to know the history of country you’re traveling abroad to, as this sign of Respect of the people and land. This also ties into number No. 5 .

Here is a bonus: If you do not find the joy of quizzing yourself in all thing history and you’re r more relaxed than treat the history of your destination as story . But if you like me and you enjoy quizzing researching, than go ahead , make your choice!

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2. Learn little phrases of the Language

This one for those who want to go the extra length, weep the smug of look of some locals and win their hearts. This way to go! Not only will impress the locals, you impress yourself . It also depends on how phase your words. So caution to the wise: Think before you speak.

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1.Understand the Dress

If you loove fashion as much as I do, then you will understand why this No. 1! This one will help you to blend in or out of crowd. It will also expand your personal travel style or just general style. Can’t stress enough how important this is one, has it will get you out or in trouble.

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~ In Oceanview~

*This opinion piece, not fact ! In Oceanview or I are in way experts on all things travel !* if you have any suggest please comment down below!

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