"Again Pick-Pockets (in english) !!!" Pick Pockets Tip by Klod5
Pick Pockets, Paris: 172 reviews and 57 photos
The problem of the thieves that searches you the pockets without shame is world. In Paris, and in all big cities of France, numerous strips share the " market ". But it is no more no less only elsewhere.
It is the opportunity for me to give back " my tricks "
1 ever of sign conspicuous that one is a tourist !
2 some portfolio exists, or of the purse, provide a chain (5 to 10 Euros on any market). It is a good means to dissuade the thieves (the chain is visible).
3 not to put all his/her/its money in the same place, and to separate banking cards, species, checkbook...
4 in the public transportation, not to remain to the middle, but always to get back to a baffle (or seated). not to wait in the front for the embankment (ever no one behind you).
Conspicuous 5 steps of sign of wealth in the tourist places.
6 to avoid to remain immobile in a tail or in the street.
7 to keep on oneself that the copy of his identity papers and passport. The original being in security.
8 to separate money and the papers : EVER ALL TO THE SAME PLACE.
9 in the tails (movies, museums, tourist places), when you are in family, that each supervises that that it happens behind the family's other members.
10 in case of doubt : TO SHOUT ! If the person is dishonest, she is going to run away.
And especially, to remain attentive to everything that surrounds you. Mistrust in a group the hustles, the false drunkards, the children...
The most dangerous places remain the subway, the tourist places, the proximity of the automatic tellers...
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