Describe A Place You Have Been To Where Things Are Expensive

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Part 2
Where the place is
One of the places I've visited where things were notably expensive is Sydney, ...(Available for VIP only.)
Why you went there
Last spring, I went to Sydney to explore its famous tourist attractions and ...(Available for VIP only.)
What you bought there
While there, I bought a handbag at the Pit Street Mall, one of Sydney's ...(Available for VIP only.)
And explain why you think things are expensive there
Sydney's prices are high due to several factors. Sydney has a high standard of ...(Available for VIP only.)

Part 3
1. Why do some people still use cash?
Some people still use cash because it helps them manage spending more ...(Available for VIP only.)
2. Will the payment be paperless in the future?
The future of payments is likely to be predominantly paperless, driven by ...(Available for VIP only.)

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