Each Friday, we feature a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from reader Robin, who says:
“When I stay at a hotel I always take the free toiletries the hotel supplies. I also pack a few small zip-lock bags in my suitcase. Toward the end of our vacation I make up bags of the toiletries and give them to any homeless people I encounter. I have never had anyone turn them down or get angry with me. They all seem to appreciate the free un-used soap, shampoo, conditioner, etc.”
A nice idea. Thanks, Robin!
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I’ve been doing this for about 25 years, donating to homeless shelters and Ronald McDonald House, along with books and relevant magazines. Always greatly appreciated.