Us Americans love a holiday (I’ve lived here long enough to say that), but we’re not always the most subtle tourists. So, when Reddit user mknapp37 (somehow I don’t think that’s their real name) asked, ‘Besides their accent, what’s one way you know a tourist is American?’ the internet went mad.
Most of the responses were from American’s owning up to things they definitely don’t do themselves, prompting people to reply agreeing vehemently that they also definitely don’t do those incredibly specific things either! The thread that came as a result was hilariously relatable, and here are my 20 favourite things that American tourists definitely don’t do…
A few people commented this, but hey, you’re on your FREAKIN’ holidays I think you’re allowed to be excited, also I’m told I’m going deaf so I like people speaking up a bit… but that could be from all the shouting…
2.) ‘Where’s The Restroom?’
‘Restroom’ is a particularly American term sure. If you’ve been to Britain or Europe you’ll realise that certain places have much less polite terms for the ‘Restroom’ that are much more to the point… if you follow.