10 Best Tips For Surviving Tourist Traps

07/31/2010 08:55 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Even the savviest, most sophisticated travelers can find themselves with a soft spot for an out-and-out tourist trap. The experts at ShermansTravel are certainly not immune, and even though they concede that each attraction on this list of over-commercialized hot spots is indeed swarming with sightseers, overrun with overpriced shops and services, and infested with bogus sideshow attractions, they are still - somehow - entirely unmissable. Text, captions and photos courtesy of, adapted from "Top 10 Tourist Trap Tips."

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