Have you ever gone on a vacation and just wanted to remember everything about it, but don't know how? If so, then listen up because I'm about to blow your mind!

A lot of people say to take photos or videos, but that won't do. What if it gets wet, cracks, or gets deleted? Then your precious memories are gone and there's nothing you can do. Even snow globes, they break too easily. But one thing that will keep your memories safe is a piggy bank. They don't suffer from water damage and you can get them just about anywhere. Trust me, I would know, I have nine of them.

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But wait, it gets better! If you're someone like me who likes to go to visit landmarks where they have those special machines that crunch your pennies and imprint pictures on them, you can store those little tokens in your piggy bank. Piggy banks also come in all different shapes and sizes. Believe it or not, I have one carved out of a coconut from the Bahamas.

Piggy banks can be found all over the world. Objects that collect coins have been found in Roman and Greek excavations. Just a hollowed square with a slit could be considered a bank. I collect piggy banks, and they are special to me. All souvenirs are perfect as long as they mean something to you and help you remember your special journeys.