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How Much to Tip When Traveling?
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How Much to Tip When Traveling?

Until now you would have had to pay up to 20 percent of the total bill as a tip. Maybe you never considered how the tipping policy is influenced by the culture in a particular country. The purpose of this post is to help you save money that you otherwise would spend on unnecessary tips while traveling abroad and also within the United States. How much to tip when traveling within the United States? In the United States, it is customary to tip people working in service industries like restaurants, bars, taxi cabs, hair salons, etc. Most people tip 15-20 percent of the total bill without hesitation. And it makes complete sense as the living expenses in America are one of the highest in the world. Is a service industry in the United States where tipping is not mandatory? Don...