Where there are travelers and tourists, there are scamsters – local opportunists who take advantage of impressionable ‘foreigners’ who don’t fully comprehend the language, customs or practices of the place they’re visiting. There are umpteen examples and stories of harried travelers from around the world – of being overcharged, cheated, misguided, even involved unfairly into criminal offences.
This infographic details 15 tourist-scamming examples in different Asian countries. The only solution: be wary and watchful – while it’s great to befriend a local person, do be careful of false promises. And pass on the word – share this infographic widely.
Unique Travel Scams To Avoid in Asia:
Infographic by – Travelscams