Somalia Tourist Traps

  • Tourist Traps
    by DAO
  • Tourist Traps
    by DAO
  • Tourist Traps
    by DAO

Somalia Tourist Traps

  • THIEVING BASTARDS - TAXIS IN HARGEISA

    Taxi drivers are the greatest thieves and worst sort of human on the planet. Many people stay at the Ambassador Hotel because they have a web-site and other perfectly good hotels do not (Please see my Hotel Tips on my Somalia Page). You can WALK to the Ambassador from the Airport. The guards inside the Airport secure area also own taxis. Parasites,...

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  • Watch out for Con Artists

    Keep an eye out for people like this. They see foreigners as easy money/suckers. Especially some 'officials', Taxi drivers, and off the street 'tour guides'. Just say no thank you. Or 'Ma Rabbo' meaning 'I don't want it' or just Maayo 'No'. The hotel your staying at can call a good taxi service for your or get a rental car for you. They can also...

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  • Night-time travels

    Please don't travel at night. Doesn't matter if its the safest part of town. If you must, please hire a local guide to help you get where your going. If you travel at night, you make yourself easy prey, not only for criminals, but also for wildlife such as lion, wild dogs, etc. And another thing, try not to carry large sums of currency while...

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  • No tourists, for the most...

    No tourists, for the most part...Therefore, no traps. That is, if you don't count the warlords...The market in Jilib.

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