Any other tips for trip to the USA?
Here are a few more travel tips to help you on your way.
Vaccines: You shouldn’t need any other jabs as long as you’re up to date with the usual routine vaccinations you get in the UK, but always make time to see your doctor 4-6 weeks before you travel.
Tipping: You’ll be expected to tip, unless you think the service is diabolical. Here’s what you can expect to shell out:
Airport and hotel porters – $2 per bag or $5 minimum per trolley
Bar staff – between 15-20% per round or a minimum of $1 per drink
Hotel maid service – between $2 and $4 per night
Waiting staff at restaurants – 15-20% unless a tip has already been added to the bill
Taxi drivers – between 10-15%
Parking attendants – a minimum of $2