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The world’s biggest tourist traps—and what to do instead

Espresso Logo By Peter Giffen of Espresso | Slide 1 of 21: Want to avoid the cheesy charms, crowds and high prices of Times Square? Go to a museum instead. Don’t like blowing your entire travel budget on a Michelin-starred restaurant? How about going to eat at an exotic but delicious food cart in Kuala Lumpur. Here are some of the world’s biggest tourist traps and scams, and what you can do to get around them for a truly great travel experience.

The world’s biggest tourist traps—and what to do instead

Want to avoid the cheesy charms, crowds and high prices of Times Square? Go to a museum instead. Don’t like blowing your entire travel budget on a Michelin-starred restaurant? How about going to eat at an exotic but delicious food cart in Kuala Lumpur. Here are some of the world’s biggest tourist traps and scams, and what you can do to get around them for a truly great travel experience.

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