The Essentials of Shopping in Spanish-Speaking Countries
There's nothing quite like an exotic foreign marketplace. Review the essentials of shopping in Spanish-speaking countries so that you'll know how markets work and what to expect. You'll also learn all the phrases and vocabulary that you'll need to get the best deal.
Shopping at a traditional Spanish market is a true cultural experience. Spanish markets offer some wonderful bargains (but be prepared to barter) and a unique shopping environment. So, [more…]
When shopping in a Spanish department store, a few simple Spanish phrases can help you find what you’re looking for. Shopping in a Spanish department store is an experience you’re likely to be more accustomed [more…]
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Knowing how to bargain for goods when you’re shopping at a traditional Spanish market can help you get the best merchandise at the best price. Bargaining [more…]
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