"Italian Men are always trying..." Florence Tourist Trap Tip by Patricialuv

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Italian Men are always trying to charm you, so be forewarned. :) Especially if you sit down on the steps of the Duomo.

Be careful with the gypsies, especially in the buses and trains. Usually they have their children with them, and they tend to send the kid over to anybody in particular to distract them while the mother slyly gets anything of value.

Also:Make sure you don't get ripped off in those stores or in the Piazza Mercato. Always bargain in the Mercato for whatever reason. I even bargained for a better percentage rate when I exchanged my money!

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  • Written Aug 24, 2002
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