Grifters, thieves, pickpockets – men and women across the world have made deception an art form. Here’s their lineup of classic moves, many of which might have already been pulled on you – anywhere in the world. These are moves that can be pulled on you anywhere – on the streets, on the road, in shops, and even at your own hotel. Travel experts from the likes of Lonely Planet, Scambusters, CNN Travel, and even the US Embassy have chipped in to this list to keep you safe on vacation.
Bonus: There are some Indian con moves that even Indians don’t know!