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French phrases that will save you money in Paris

French phrases that will save you money in Paris You don’t have to be fluent in French to save money, but knowing a few key phrases will certainly help. ¬†From Ca cute combine (This costs how much?) to le coins cher (the least expensive) are just a few. ¬†Here is an article written by Bryan […]

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Five Phrases a Traveler Should Never Use

Five Phrases a Traveler Should Never Use “Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word, before you let it fall,” said Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Thinking before you speak is an excellent strategy for anyone, but it’s especially appropriate for the traveling set. To fend off foot-in-mouth syndrome while on the road, banish […]

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Survival German: Basic Phrases for Tourists

Survival German: Basic Phrases for Tourists Traveling in German-speaking countries can be confusing if you can’t read the signs or understand the instructions you’re given. Learning a few useful travel-related words and phrases in German before you begin traveling can save you time and reduce your frustration level. Here are a few general travel-related terms […]

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Travel Italy – Common Italian Phrases

Travel Italy – Common Italian Phrases Common Italian greetings Buongiorno: Good morning. Usually said until 4pm. Buona sera: Good evening. Usually said after 4pm. Buona notte: Good night. Only used to say goodbye, it is usually said before parting ways after 10pm, or before going to sleep. Ciao: Hello or goodbye. A very informal greeting. […]

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