See scams in 🇵🇹 Portugal

Fake petition on the streets

carlos 2019-04-02
This happens a lot in Lisbon. Couple people asking donations to help children or animals. Most of the time they have couple stuff to "give you" if you give them a donation. Key chains and stuff lik...
Most Portuguese people are really cool and honest. (trust me in Portuguese) but there are always some guys that like to play dirty. Some taxi drivers have connections with local restaurants and...

Fake Holidays rentals

carlos 2019-04-02
Well if you want to rent a place in Portugal you should always use legit websites like booking, Airbnb, etc. There are other websites on the internet where you can see ads and rent but sometime...

Expensive Restaurant Scam

carlos 2019-04-02
Be aware that if you are in the most tourist àreas of Lisbon there are some restaurants that are a tourist trap. The restaurant waiters will give you a menu that doesn't have drinks price or th...
Be aware that in Lisbon and other Portuguese big cities, especially in areas with a lot of tourists pickpocket can be a problem. Make sure you always carry your wallet close to your body. Avoid usi...