"Ball pen to exchange for goods" Kenya Tourist Trap Tip by angusleeland
Kenya Tourist Traps: 55 reviews and 55 photos
When asked for ball pens, it is a trap to get you into his shop. There is no need to use ball pen in exchange for a better price or any special price. Merchants who collect these ball pens may sell them at high price later. (http://www.infohome.dk/kenya/scamscri.html.en)
Unique Suggestions: Suggest that you don't have a ball pen.
Fun Alternatives: If like to buy anything from the shop, just pay one-fifth of the suggested price.