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Holland Pickpocket Scams in Amsterdam, Netherlands

POSTED February 3rd 2014 BY Beth Williams
Pickpocket Scams in Amsterdam, Netherlands – Transportation Amsterdam is the city of bicycles, historic canals, and it is known for its diverse and vibrant nightlife. Because in Amsterdam “just about anything goes”, tourists need to pay special attention to their surroundings because the laissez-faire attitude creates the perfect environment for petty thieves and organized gangs to operate. While this post focuses on transportation in Amsterdam,...
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Netherlands – Pickpocket Scams in Amsterdam

POSTED April 16th 2010 BY Beth Williams
Pickpocket Scams in Amsterdam, Netherlands – and Surrounding Areas With over 1.36 residents (including surrounding suburbs) and about 3.6 million tourists annually, Amsterdam is a prime hunting ground for petty thieves of all sorts. Amsterdam is a city is full of canals, friendly and laid-back open locals and is the perfect haven for pickpockets to take advantage of countless tourists. Regardless if you travel in Paris, Rome or...
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Holland – Pickpocket Scams in Amsterdam

POSTED April 16th 2010 BY Beth Williams
General Pickpocket Scams in Amsterdam Holland Amsterdam is known as the Venice of the North. The city itself fans out from the Centraal train station with a system of canals built to support the increasing population in the 17th century, and to provide protection from high waters. The oldest area of town lies to the east of the main road Damak, and is known as...
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