Hyderabad Warnings and Dangers

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  • 1. Different attitudes n cultures

    Just make sure you are decently dressed. specially if you're a woman. Strangers might come up to you to sell stuff or also to help you. For locals here, in certain parts of the city, the way you dress...

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  • 2. The road side stalls.....

    U name it, they have it. U will find the best sellers, the hottest n spiciest food, latest electronic gizmos, the coolest fashion trend, and all the footwear (nike, reebok, adidias), but look closely...

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  • 3. Beware of stray dogs n cats

    Beware of stray dogs and pick pocketers especially during nights. A relatively safe city, you should nevertheless hold on to your belongings once you are in Old City. Always travel with an escort when...

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  • 4. Travelling with Infants/Toddlers...

    Indians adore children and you will see (and hear) children all over - at all times - of the day and night. So your children will be welcomed warmly. But if...

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  • 5. Mischievous Monkeys...

    You will come across monkeys in many places in India - everywhere from temples to forts to jungles. The monkeys in the jungles are not used to interaction with...

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  • 6. Safety/Police

    1. Within India dial 100 or 108 for police.2. Within India dial 101 or 108 for medical or fire emergency.3. Although it is common in India, do not offer bribes....

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  • 7. Respect and Common Courtesies...

    1. Learn at least Hello, Thank you, Yes, No, and Goodbye in Hindi (at least). 2. Turn your cell phones off inside churches, temples, museums, etc. If it rings...

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  • 8. Money Matters...

    1. Double-check all hotel and restaurant bills for errors.2. Don't leave cash and valuables in your hotel room. Use room safes where available.3. Keep daily...

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  • 9. Health & Eating...

    1. Drink bottled water (check to confirm seal has not been broken). Do NOT drink tap water or any water served in a restaurant in a glass unless you saw it...

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  • 10. Taking photos...

    1. If there are signs saying “No pictures”, don’t take pictures! (Some airports & bridges, Military Bases, etc. are off-limits!)2. Learn how to use your camera...

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  • 11. Women Travellers...

    1. Unless on the beaches of Goa, it's best to dress conservatively. No shorts, short skirts, or shirts displaying too much cleavage. You will have to endure...

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  • 12. Travel Within India

    1. If not taking a prepaid taxi or a metered taxi/rickshaw, negotiate the fare before taking off.2. If spending alot of time with a taxi driver (or any driver),...

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  • 13. weather in march

    march can be extremely hot. If you don't drink enough water you can land up with a heat stroke so beware .Drink plenty of water and go slowly. At first you have...

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  • 14. High charges by Auto rickshaws

    Auto rickshaw drivers sometimes come to know that you are not local or are not accompanied by a localide.In that case they tend to take gain of your innocence...

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  • 15. On your mark, get set………………………..

    Warning: I have been to a lot of countries / Cities where driving is a bit of a challenge. But nothing like this place!! Hyderabad is unbelievable! It makes...

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  • 16. The locals

    The behavior of some of the locals sure sucks!! In tricky situations avoid a confrontation and if you feel you can have an upper hand, you can surely mouth a...

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  • 17. Bring your insect repellant!

    One of the unpleasant things I remember about Hyderabad are the large multitude of mosquitoes!They are out at all times of the day and night, but especially in...

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  • 18. Beggars

    There are so many beggars in India. YOu should remember not to give them anything because if you do, it can happen that from one person, you'll be soon...

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