Why You Should Stop Taking Selfies On Vacation

Everyone with a smart phone or camera today knows how to take selfies while on an amazing vacation. Having the ability, however, doesn’t mean you SHOULD. There are some sound arguments as to why you should refrain from the practice whenever possible, and opt to hand over your camera to a fellow traveler for a photo instead. Here’s 7 reasons why:

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While some travelers still look to their selfie-stick to provide photos, keep in mind many of the more popular hot spots are now banning them due to safety and crowd concerns. Just ask someone nearby to take your photo, and offer to then take yours, and you’re likely to be happier with the keepsake that results!

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