Don’t let a scam ruin your time in Lisbon; let security experts guide you on how to avoid the classic scams designed to part you from your valuables.
Fake vacation rental
Booking accommodation online can be risky but there are some steps you can take to avoid being cheated out of your money.
A ‘helpful’ stranger might signal that you need to pull-over due to a problem – but think twice before you do.
Unsolicited ticket helper
If you ever get stuck at a ticket machine, watch to make sure whoever helps you is not after something else.
Check your belongings immediately if someone ever ‘innocently’ runs into you.
Taxi overcharge scam
This common scam is not easy to avoid but pre-trip preparation can help you avoid it.