Like HowStuffWorks on Facebook!

5 Scams Foolish Tourists Always Fall For

Lots More Information


10 Best Street Foods From Around the World

10 Best Street Foods From Around the World

When traveling, why not sample the food the locals love? Behold, the 10 best street foods from around the world, recommended by HowStuffWorks.


Related HowStuffWorks Articles


Related HowStuffWorks Quizzes


  • Conran, Alexis. "Top 5: Ways To Avoid Being Scammed Abroad." 2009.
  • "How to Avoid Travel Scams When Vacationing Overseas" 2009.
  • Knight, Jane. "Heard the one about the Spanish scratchcard?" The Observer. Sept. 1, 2002.
  • Niemi, Nicole. "More Than 25 Million Americans Will Travel Overseas This Summer Says AAA." Reuters. May 2, 2008.
  • Schofield, Brian. "The 13 Best Travel Scams." Times Online. Feb. 3, 2008.
  • Steves, Rick. "Watch out for European scam artists' tricks." July 7, 2009.
  • "Travel Tips, Information and Safety Help." Tools for the Global Entrepreneur. 2009.