International tipping guide: When to tip abroad
If you’re confused about who, when and how much to tip when traveling internationally, you’re not alone. Sixty percent of Americans say they always tip when they’re on vacation, though many say they don’t know what’s expected, according to a 2014 TripAdvisor survey. Here’s a guide to giving gratuities in five popular destinations for U.S. travelers. Since exchange rates vary, the suggested amounts are in U.S. dollars, but you’ll want to convert them to local currency when appropriate.