22 Jul No Travel Selfie! 5 Places to Resist the Urge

We all do it. Selfies have taken over our society as a main way of communicating ‘Hey guys! I’m here, doing this, right now, and I am TOTES ADORBZ!’ This is all well and good, but in the recent furor over the Auschwitz selfie on Twitter, here are some suggested places where you should put the phone down and walk away. 5) War Memorials [caption id="attachment_926" align="aligncenter" width="2816"] They put others before themselves. It's past time to return the respect.[/caption] http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/archive/2/2a/20090218175200!Vietnam_war_memorial.jpg We’re not sure why you’d want to, but maybe finally visiting the place where Great-Grandpa died during WWII seems like the perfect selfie-opp. Please don’t. War memorials, memorials of any kind for that matter, are places that should be held sacred in remembrance of those who died for something larger than themselves. Regular pictures are fine, but please don’t make this about you. It’s about THEM. 4) On the Edge (of a mountain, or a building, or a cliff, or anything really) [caption id="attachment_927" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Just...

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