A rookie’s guide to haggling
Haggling, bartering, striking a bargain – you can’t call yourself a serious shopper until you have learnt the art of price negotiation.
A friend of mine became a pickpocket victim recently. On a crowded train on the way to the Lourve in Paris, a man pushed up against her as if he was trying to get passed. She turned to try and let him through. And as she did, unbeknownst to her, he took her wallet with him.