Rick Steves Lists 7 Top Travel Mistakes

http://www.seattletimes.com/life/travel/seven-top-travel-mistakes-and-how-to-avoid-them/

Here are my two favorites:

  • Number 1 on his list is “saving money at the expense of time.” It’s often better to take a taxi than a bus.
  • Number 6 is “never leaving your comfort zone.” If you spend all your time in a big-name hotel and taking packaged tours, you will miss out on meeting genuine locals and gaining insight into their lives.

All the items on the Rick Steves’ list are worth considering.

To visit the Taj Mahal, most people fly to New Delhi