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Miss Maps Speaks: Learning the Local Language

While English is becoming increasingly more common around the world, it’s still important to show respect by attempting to speak the local language. Even a basic knowledge of phrases like “hello” “please” and “thank you” will be well received in each country you visit.
Here are tips to help you communicate around the world.

In Prague, I found two backpackers wandering with a lightup globe. They said it helped them choose their next destination - by Anika Mikkelson - Miss Maps - www.MissMaps.com

Miss Maps Gets Around – Without Wifi or Data Plans

It’s been two years since I’ve had a data plan. One year since I’ve had an active phone number. And somehow I’ve managed to travel almost all of Europe and the Middle East. How?? Here are four tricks I follow in every country to help find my way. CLICK HERE TO READ

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Miss Maps Gets Around: A Guide to Rome2Rio

Last week, I told you about my favorite website for finding flights: Google Flights. This is typically going to be your first step when planning a trip, especially if you’re looking to travel internationally. But what happens once you’ve reached your destination?

Here’s where another website will come in handy:

Get the Guide HERE!