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Tourist scams we encountered

Don’t let this post put you off travelling anywhere, it is merely to help you prepare for travel and avoid scams. People in general are good and we received honest help and kindness everywhere we went. Most scams are harmless and you will just end up shelling out a few dollars or listening to people whine! Here are some interesting and sometimes dangerous tourist scams we learned about and encountered along the way. Everywhere: If you can at all, use…

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Angeles…

We arrived in Manila airport, always a treat lol and went outside to meet our taxi guy Roly who Dad’s friend had organized for us to be brought to Angeles city! Now we had read a bit about Angeles city in the guidebook and so we were aware of what kind of tourist it normally attracts and all that but I was still shocked when we arrived there at night and drove along near the walking street! There were so…

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Manila…get in, get out!

We began our trip to the Philippines in Penang airport where I spent our ringgit on a massage! This was like no other chair massage I’d had before! The intensity of it lifted me right up off the chair! We arrived in Singapore and I have to say it is the best airport in the world, I’ll even forgive them their expensive beer. There’s a pretty garden, gaming area, a swimming pool and a cinema all free to use. There…

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