Friday, April 10, 2009

Shopping must be wise

Wise shopping tips for the traveler to Palawan.

1. Dried fish is cheaper from the source.

2. Each time you buy native, you definitely help livelihood development.

3. Always haggle for discount.

4. Mark a shopping budget so you think twice when there’s a big unintended splurge.

5. Make a list of who you plan to bring gifts – pasalubong to upon arriving home from the trip.

6. Be ready to hand carry fragile items unless you can pack them safely.

7. Photos are souvenirs enough. Don’t indulge on key chains that will just be stored in your cabinets for ages.

8. When you buy endangered or exotic items, remember you help support its extinction.

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