Show and Cell "Asking for help in another country can be tricky, but traveling with a camera phone has made it easier. I’ve created a photo album with pictures of basic necessities like a bottle of water, a toilet, a taxi, and stamps. Now when I don’t know the word for what I need, I just show a local the picture of it on my phone." —Jena Persico, Arlington, Va. Budget Travel Monday, Aug 18, 2008, 9:00 AM Budget Travel LLC, 2016
 

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"Asking for help in another country can be tricky, but traveling with a camera phone has made it easier. I’ve created a photo album with pictures of basic necessities like a bottle of water, a toilet, a taxi, and stamps. Now when I don’t know the word for what I need, I just show a local the picture of it on my phone." —Jena Persico, Arlington, Va.

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