By Samantha Brown , Host of “Samantha Brown’s Places to Love”
April 16, 2019
I once heard someone say to be a little more like a tourist at home, and a local on the road.
When you think about it, that really makes sense. How many of us have never visited the iconic place our city or state is known for? I’m looking at you, New Yorkers who’ve never ventured to the top of the Empire State Building! It’s easy to take what’s at our fingertips for granted.
That said, when we travel, we often dismiss the ‘everyday’ stuff for a place’s most notable attractions. If you’re in Rome, of course you should explore the coliseum! But why not also hit up the local market? It’s really the best way to experience life as a local. Here are some easy ways to do exactly that.