How to avoid Pickpockets in Barcelona Spain

As wonderful as traveling to exciting new locales can be, there are always con artists out there who will try to take advantage of tourists. Don’t stop traveling- just read articles like this one, which give you a list of specific things to look for while traveling.

Pickpockets often work in pairs, and they’re a lot more strategic than simply grabbing a wallet out of your pocket.

The article also explains common schemes when traveling in a taxi in a new city, such as taxi drivers claiming you gave them $5 instead of $20 and demanding you pay the full amount (again). This is information that absolutely every traveler should have before boarding a plane.

Read full article here: www.post-gazette.com

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