Subscribe Now

travelers today

Home » Video

Travel Tips: What You Should Know For A Hassle-Free European Trip

Travelers Today       By    Jeon Camille

Updated: Nov 17, 2016 11:02 AM EST

Text Size: A A A

Europe is visited by many tourists all over the world. Many of the famous tourist spots come from Europe. There are also tons of stereotypes among European people some say they are unhelpful and rude, but how true is that?

In a travel to the wonderful countries of Europe, there are norms every tourist should know before going there. In order to know more about and know how to survive Europe, Traveller and USA today cited some tips travelers should know once they plan to go on a Europe trip.

Expensive trains- In most foreign countries, tourists usually take the train when they want to save for transportation fare. However, this is not the case in Europe. Europe's train tend to be expensive even more than airfares. Tourists need to book in advance or have a rail discount card to lessen the train fare.

Few Crimes- Europe is known to have fewer crimes. Tourists should not worry going to Europe since it is a safe place. However, they should still be vigilant in handling their belongings since thieves are also present in Europe. It is said that most thieves target Americans.

Overtipping- Most customers leave tips in restaurants and other service businesses. However, in Europe, it is not necessary to leave huge amount of tips since most of the European restaurants already include service charges in their bills. Even locals leave a small amount of tip when they eat. So don't be bothered of leaving just a few coins on the table.

Eating time- Most of the tourists and the European locals don't eat at the same time. Tourists usually eat early while the European locals eat late. Some restaurants offer two sittings each night. They usually open during 7pm for tourists and 9:30pm for the locals.

Noises at night- At night, Europe tends to be noisy. If tourists book for a room with a great view, they should not be sensitive when it comes to noises otherwise they cannot sleep. However, booking for a small room at the back of the hotel may be cheaper and a lot less noisier.

These are just some of the few guides and tips that tourists should remember when going to Europe. Although there are still tons of norms they should know about, remembering these few things will help make their stay in Europe a little hassle-free.

See Now: The U.S. had the highest number of Most Wanted properties, dominating the Hotels.com Loved By Guests Awards 2018

Tags
Europe, European countires, travel tips, Travel guides, travel, tourists, Europe travel tips
© 2023 Traverlers Today, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.
Join Our Conversation

Subscribe to our newsletter

Receive the latest travel news, reviews, and more..

Most Popular

6 Tips For Traveling With Young Children

6 Tips For Traveling With Young Children

Planning for a trip takes some time, even if it's just you g

How Traveling Can Make You Happy

How Traveling Can Make You Happy

If you have never traveled before but are thinking of doing so then

Scottish Islands: The Best Places to Reside!

Scottish Islands: The Best Places to Reside!

So there are a few islands that can be found off the Sco

How to Plan a Multi-Destination Honeymoon During COVID

How to Plan a Multi-Destination Honeymoon During COVID

You need to know how to plan appropriately and

7 Tips for Amazing Campus Visits

7 Tips for Amazing Campus Visits

A campus visit's significance could not be overstated. After all, fo

4 Tips For Curating The Perfect Gallery Wall

4 Tips For Curating The Perfect Gallery Wall

Having a gallery wall brings plenty of benefits to your

Water Travel Options That Don’t Involve a Cruise

Water Travel Options That Don’t Involve a Cruise

There is something equally relaxing and invigorati

Photo by Erik Odiin on Unsplash

Things That Will Help Cost-Conscious Vacationers Save Money

There are several ways you can significan

Photo by Mikhail Nilov from Pexels

How to Make Vet Visits Affordable in 2022

If the situation is minor, you might be lucky and get away

Photo by Tim Samuel from Pexels

Know Your Florida Driving Rules

There is so much to do in the region, but we want to focus on some of

Photo by Ging Ang from Pexels

Holidaying in your own Country: Try these Fun Trips!

Many countries are opening their borders, but if

Photo by Jessica Lewis Creative from Pexels

The Best Tech Tools for Expats

Here’s a quick look at most versatile tech tools for expats on the m

Photo by Tobi from Pexels

How to Turn a Road Trip Into A Luxury Adventure

But a road trip doesn’t have to mean living on the

Australian Citizenship Test: Everything You Need to Know

Australian Citizenship Test: Everything You Need to Know

Do you want to become a citizen of Australia

Hair transplant Istanbul: Why is it so popular?

Hair Transplant Istanbul: Why is it so Popular?

Getting a hair transplant in Istanbul is affordable i

What’s Going on with Rental Cars Right Now?

What’s Going on with Rental Cars Right Now?

They are incredibly expensive, and they’re also in sh

Role of Professional companies in International Trade

Role of Professional companies in International Trade

International trade holds great importance in a

The 5 Best Wines from Germany

The 5 Best Wines from Germany

Riesling is Germany’s best-known wine, but the country makes other fi

Here's Why You Should Go Camping On Weekends

Here's Why You Should Go Camping On Weekends

There is nothing like the great outdoors –– nature

The Best Tote Bags To Travel With in 2022

The Best Tote Bags To Travel With in 2022

Who knew you could pack your entire life away into one litt

7 Captivating Attractions for Kids in San Diego

7 Captivating Attractions for Kids in San Diego

San Diego is a magnificent place, and it would not be

travelers today

© 2023 TRAVELERS TODAY All rights reserved.

Subscribe to our newsletter
Real Time Analytics