See scams in 🇨🇳 China

Has the title say, sometimes taxi drivers will tell you that don't have enough change to give you back specially if you pay with a large bill. Make sure you always carry small bills. If you don't h...

Fake Bills in Taxi

carlos 2019-03-19
Counter-fit money is a big problem in china. There is one situation where is specially common. Taxi drivers sometimes take advantage of people when they arrive to airport and they are not used to t...

Fake Goods in shopping malls

carlos 2019-03-19
Never try to buy famous brands clothing and other objects in non official stores. Specially if there is big discounts. Sometimes even inside shopping malls you can find fake "Nikes" that are sold j...

Fake beggars scam

carlos 2019-03-19
This another common scam in china. There is a lot of fake beggars. Some of them will fake a injury, others will dress like monks and try to sell you stuff or put it in your hand and wait that you g...

Pickpocket in crowded places

carlos 2019-03-19
Specially in china new year time, like any other country in the world, pick pocket can be a really danger. Make sure you don't use the back pockets of your jeans and keep your money and passport re...
This happen in popular tourist areas where there is a lot of people waiting to visit some attraction. Some guys will tell you "follow me to skip the line" or something similar "They don't allow a...
Beware of people that offer you taxis in airport or train stations. They will really take you to your hotel but the price will be much higher. Instead search of the taxi queue line that usually e...
Be aware when someone (usually young woman or man) ask you where are you from? Specially if they speak fluent English. Usually they will invite you to go to a local spot to have a tea or some food...