Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Don't Buy Shot Glasses as a Souvenir!

So says a fun article in Travel & Leisure's January 2009 issue. When you travel and are looking for a keepsake or memento to remind you of your trip, don't buy stupid things like postcards, snowglobes, shotglasses or keychains. Buy 'unsouvenirs' or random objects that will jog your memory not because they were simply bought there, but because locals actually use them. If you're smart, you can find something that may even provide some utility back home. Onion keeper anyone?

Best places to look for things like that are: supermarkets, pharmacies, hardware stores, cookware purveyors, etc.

Check out the feature HERE.

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