I’ll admit that there are times that I cringe when I see that a really bad caricature of an American tourist in real life while traveling around the world.
(Think Hawaiian shirt, socks with sandals, loud and a know-it all personality just to name a few things to look out for.)
Most would (generally speaking) stereotype American tourists as loud, obnoxious, self-absorbed and poorly dressed, usually standing out and easily identified while visiting a foreign country.
However, as a whole I resent those assumptions. Continue reading Worst Things Americans Say on Vacation