"Hustlers, beggars, accordion players" Hassles from people on the street Tip by orlikins

If you would like to eat outside, unfortunately, you definitely WILL be interrupted every 5 minutes with accordion players, beggars, trinket sellers and hustlers trying to beg money off you. Sorry, but I did not ask to hear their stupid noise.
Some could be really pushy, but "f*** off" seems to work in Portugese in the more persistent cases. Pretty soon, I just wanted to eat inside simply to avoid these parasites.
This happened in the city centre, especially around Rossio and Restauradores.

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  • Updated Jan 18, 2006
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