Tag: Bargaining

The Sleaze of ATM and Credit Card Fees

Exploring Europe, exploring travel as a political act

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How Can I Save on Transportation During a Round-the-World Trip?

Vagabonding traveler Rolf Potts answers your questions about travel

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Rug Burn in Istanbul

The men of the historic Turkish city pluck Jason Fields. And they pluck him but good. Did he mention that he wanted to buy a carpet?

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The Art of the Deal

The Art of the Deal Photo by Peter Wortsman.

In Marrakesh, Morocco, Peter Wortsman bargains for goods with the city's savviest shopkeeers. For him, the give-and-take is not just about the money.

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Bali’s Bargaining Ballet

Bali’s Bargaining Ballet Photo by Terry Ward.

On a trip to the Indonesian island, Jerry V. Haines bought a batik shirt, a painting and a flying pig. Along the way, he discovered that haggling is like a dance, and you can't stop dancing until the music is done.

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