An Insider's Guide to Travel: News, Tips, Information & Inspiration

Videos / Know Before You Go / Money, Currency & Credit

Know Before You Go: How to Tip When You Travel

Share on: Share on Google+

How much do you tip when you travel? For the average traveler, it probably depends on a number of factors: foreign or domestic travel? Hotel, restaurant or cruise service?

No one wants to be perceived as being rude, nor do you want to be suckered into tipping twice without realizing what is included. And there are restaurants abroad and at home that prey on your ignorance.

This week, Alyssa Caverley has created a Know Before You Go guide on how to tip the appropriate amount every time you travel.

Don’t miss the latest Know Before You Go videos on How to Apply for a US PassportHow to Make Frequent-Flier Miles Work for You, How to Avoid Jet Lag, How to Pick Seats on the Plane and How to Prevent Theft on the Road.

For more information on tipping, check out:

By Alyssa Caverley for