USA

What should I absolutely not do when visiting the USA?

As written by2003, a hot summer day. Los Angeles, CA. I was stopped by two police officers walking the streets in L. A. Downtown with my camera in my [...]

What facts about the United States do foreigners not believe until they come to America?

Nobody talks about grades here. Everyone is highly private about their accomplishments and failures. Someone's performance [...]

What are some things free in your country but you have to buy when visiting other countries?

The free museums in the US.  I grew up in the DC area, and took it for granted that top notch world class museums are supposed to be free to the public.  On [...]

What are some things free in your country but you have to buy when visiting other countries?

Coming from the US, comparing to Germany here. Water: you get free water at restaurants in the US. Here they charge you, and you specify whether you want [...]