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France – Pickpockets in Paris, Video

POSTED March 25th 2010 BY Beth Williams
Paris France is one of the top locations in the world for tourists to visit, however, like any big city, you need to be careful of pickpockets, as like we all know, pickpockets love to target tourists.  The following is a video of a woman who was targeted by a pickpocket while she was riding on the Paris Metro and had her wallet stolen from...
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How to Avoid Pickpockets While Traveling

POSTED March 21st 2010 BY Beth Williams
Think You’re Savvy Enough to Avoid Pickpockets While Traveling? Ok, so you’re going abroad … the excitement has been building, your luggage is packed, you’ve got your flights picked, your passport and travel sized liquids are ready, you’ve notified your credit card company you’re going overseas. Quite simply you’re prepared!  In all likelihood your trip will be great and you’ll return with plenty of pictures...
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How Pickpockets Work

POSTED February 6th 2010 BY Beth Williams
Pickpocketing has been around for years – and is something that every international traveler should at least think about so they don’t fall victim to one overseas.. While most always falling victim to a pickpocket does not involve violence, thieves that commit these crimes do so as they usually have little chance of getting caught. Many times, most victims of pickpocketing usually don’t even know...
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International Drivers License

POSTED January 22nd 2010 BY Beth Williams
If you intend to drive overseas, check with the embassy or consulate of the countries you will visit to learn their driver’s license, road permit, and auto insurance requirements. If possible, obtain road maps before you go or make sure your gps or gps app is updated to support your travel destination. Many countries do not recognize a U.S. driver’s license. Most, however, accept an...
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