Description:When shopping at outdoor markets overseas, you should always bargain! Frugal Traveler columnist for The New York Times Seth Kugel explained how to get the best prices when he appeared on Mondays With Marlo.
Seth told me that merchants just make up a price -- they expect you to bargain. Offer half the price and see what they say. You can also just walk away -- the merchant will usually yell out a better price to entice you to come back and purchase the items.(1:19)