Weekly Travel Tip – Don’t Let The World Know Where Your Wallet Is

It is the most common thing is to just pull your wallet out whenever you need to pay for something. But in a foreign country where pickpockets might be watching you this is not a good idea, because you are letting them know where you keep you money making their job easier.

Read more tips for traveling to Central America. 

My advice is to sneak away to a washroom or some other place away from prying eyes to take out just enough money for your current needs. Another way to avoid being robed is to keep your wallet in some place where it’s not visible. Don’t carry your wallet in a back pocket. It is really easy for a thief to get it out from there. Remember they are professionals!

About Marina Villatoro

Marina Kuperman Villatoro CEO of TravelExperta.com, a travel resource site to inspire families to travel with kids of all ages. Marina has been an expat 20+ years in Central America raising 2 boys in a multicultural, trilingual household. She travels all over the world with her family to give first hand experiences of where to eat, stay and play with kids. Needless to say, it’s never boring! Join Marina on Facebook and Twitter for more unique and boutique family travel!

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