& # 39; Only visitors in Los Angeles care about that sign in the hills & # 39 ;: people reveal the things that & # 39; only tourists do & # 39; in their cities
- An internet thread has revealed that there are countless ways to recognize a tourist
- The discussion was on an American site, but the examples came from all over the world
- One user said in Lima that it is only tourists who ask for food with cuy (guinea pig)
Visitors often stick to the locals like a painful thumb – but it's not always because of a camera around their neck or the & # 39; I love NYC & # 39; rain poncho.
An amusing internet thread has revealed countless ways to recognize a tourist, such as using the subway for a three-minute walk or slow-moving journey & # 39; for a last look at the ocean & # 39; .
The discussion was bubbling on an American website, but the examples came from all over the world.
Traveling between Leicester Square and Covent Garden by metro is the only thing that only tourists in the British capital do, according to an internet user
The site was an online forum reddit and the exchange of scratchy examples began after this question was asked: & # 39; What is something that only tourists in your city do? & # 39;
& # 39; Ladytortor & # 39; was one of the first to respond to her comment about London visitors.
She said: & # 39; They'll get the subway from Leicester Square to Covent Garden. It's a three minute walk. & # 39;
& # 39; Xandy902 & # 39; from Austin, Texas, noted that it only seems like tourists walking slowly, & # 39; on small sidewalks & # 39 ;, adding that & # 39; getting stuck behind large groups of tourists here is terrible & # 39;
& # 39; Allfoxedup & # 39; explained that where he grew up near the beach, slow tourists were also a problem.
He said, without specifying the city: & They drive slowly (five miles / hour in a 45 mph) or stop in the middle of the road to get a last look at the ocean before they leave.
A person who contributed to the reddit thread said it is only Hollywood tourists who & # 39; care about a sign on a hill & # 39;
& # 39; Meanwhile, the locals are trying to get to work. & # 39;
Los Angeles shows up in the following conversation, with & # 39; UncreativeFlith & # 39; says tourists are easy to find because & # 39; they care about a sign on a hill & # 39 ;.
Talk about Chicago, & # 39; dogbert617 & # 39; wrote: & # 39; They go to Navy Pier, or go on one of those Segway tours of Millennium Park. Including of course an inevitable stop by The Bean (a sculpture in stainless steel that was officially called Cloud Gate). & # 39;
Meanwhile, according to & # 39; Springyjumpyfroggy & # 39; it only tourists who & # 39; at Cheers & # 39; eat in Boston.
And in Seattle, according to & # 39; bowlofjello & # 39 ;, only visitors wanting to drink & # 39; something from the original Starbucks & # 39 ;.
Or & # 39; go to the top of the Space Needle & # 39 ;, according to & # 39; BlaireSwadley & # 39 ;.
According to a Seattle resident, only tourists who go to the top of the Space Needle tower are photographed
& # 39; LoviN101 & # 39; has also contributed to the discussion and said it is only tourists who decide to move to his city in Arizona.
He explained: "I live in Arizona and believe me, sunshine is not as good as it seems in winter all year round."
And & # 39; gakash & # 39; added that it is only tourists who go to Niagara Falls in the winter & # 39; to go.
Peruvian & # 39; eruntal & # 39; told the discussion: & # 39; Tourists ask dishes with cuy (guinea pig) and buy souvenirs with Machu Picchu images. & # 39;
Finally, & # 39; GrandmasterJoke said & # 39; in Australia that he was confused by tourists taking photos of Vegemite.
Although an Australian said they had missed it so much after nine months that they immediately took a photo of a jar after returning.
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