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The Backpacker

You're going to regret that...

paradise holiday beach

The Backpacker From saris to sarongs: the overseas purchases that should really be left overseas.

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The Backpacker

The secret to buying souvenirs

The Backpacker A souvenir shop is not the place to buy your souvenirs.

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The Backpacker

The end of overseas shopping trips

Pirate DVDs

The Backpacker Remember the days of buying up dozens of pirate DVDs on Khao San Road? These days, why bother?

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Australia: land of the price-gouge

Glasses with dollar signs

Travellers' Check For Australians, America has become a shopper's paradise - not just because of the strong dollar, but because, unlike here, there's a lack of price-gouging.

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