40 Tourist Scams to Avoid #Infographic

Tourists are often targeted by those wanting to make a quick buck in a dishonest way. We all have heard about some scams present in different countries and we all try to avoid them. Knowing your enemy helps you prepare and defend, they say, and this is true in what the scams are concerned too. Here is an infographic with 40 scams from across the globe to avoid; I found this infographic on Visual.ly and it was put together by Just the flight. Click on the image 2 times to view it in a larger size.

40 Tourist Scams to Avoid This Summer

Lori

I’m offering public relations, communications and image counseling in everyday life and I have a PR agency – PRwave INTERNATIONAL. I am passionate about reading, blogging (I also have a blog in Romanian) and traveling. Follow me on Twitter - @violetaloredana (Romanian) and @TravelMoments.

3 thoughts on “40 Tourist Scams to Avoid #Infographic

  • 1 August, 2014 at 15:34
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    You forgot the annoying Roman soldiers in Rome – ppl dressed as soldiers evidently – who photobomb you then demand money. 10 euros to be precise. Ugh. Yes, it happened to be but gave 5 euros and made a hand gesture to a police who luckily came near-by.

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  • 2 August, 2014 at 10:38
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    This an excellent reminder about all the scams you can encounter when traveling. Being informed is the best way to avoid falling prey to them.

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  • 4 August, 2014 at 19:16
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    Great infographic! It has scams that many people don’t even think about or realize exist. Knowing what to possibly expect and being prepared are the way to go!

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