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An independent study from the makers of personal finance app Pocketbook has found that most Sydney commuters are spending 10-15% extra on their weekly travel since Opal cards replaced paper tickets. Only around 14 per cent are better off.
The next time you have friends over for drinks, you might show off a few new customs. Some of them might leave you scratching your head a bit, but this graphic tells you 25 different drinking customs around the world.
Android: If your GPS is taking forever to lock, this manual tweak will help your device communicate with the closest server.
We’ve mentioned before that knowing a few words in the native language can help improve your travel experience. Knowing some of the local slang can help, too — though it’s a bit tougher. Natalie Holmes at Conde Nast Traveller lays out local slang for a few major international cities.