"Beware friendly strangers who..." Bangkok Tourist Trap Tip by drxym

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Beware friendly strangers who accost you outside hotels or stations and try and engage you in conversation. It is very likely they're trying to get you to go to some gem shop, tailor, 'tour' or worse. Never accept any such offers and never volunteer information such as your hotel, room number, itinerary or name as they've been known to use it to con people.

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  • Written Aug 24, 2002
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