9 exotic places where English is widely spoken
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 at 3:28 PM
In most countries, hotel staff, airline employees and tourism personnel speak at least some English. However, once you step off the tourist trail, you will quickly be reduced to using a phrasebook or relying on the point-and-gesture method of communication. Many travelers choose to stay in the tourist bubble because that kind of communication can be frustrating and the feeling of being perpetually out of your element can take the joy out of travel.
Here are nine far-flung destinations where an English speaker can step off the tourist trail and still be able to communicate.