To really make travel fun and make it easy to meet new people, you need to be ready to laugh at yourself. We think that a willingness to make yourself look a little silly is a quality that helps get people on your side.
Nothing is quite so “off-putting” as a stuffy traveler. In our family we call people like this “WLAs”… translated to “World’s Leading Authorities”. They are travelers who think that the way they do things in their own country is the best way.
They don’t have to be