If you feel like a tourist, you're not making an effort to fit in.
visitors from other regions whose money keeps many small towns from fading into the shit.
later in the evening~
same local waitress to diner- "thank you for the tip, sir"
-another white tourist: "hey look at me! *throws energetic shaka* aloooohaaaa!"
-asian tourist: "arohaaa! we love haraii!" *peace sign*
local: "go home tourists!"