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Areas to Avoid   San Francisco

Areas to Avoid, San Francisco

 96 Reviews  Currently staying at Nikko Hotel for work. Took a walk on Ellis Street just a block away and it is the closest thing to The Walking Dead you can witness in real life. The smell of urine and feces is... 

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General Camino Info  Spain

 1 Review and 0 Opinions  Finding a bed, especially on the latter stages of The Camino Frances in the busier times can be... 

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Pickpockets and Purse-Snatchers   Rome

Pickpockets and Purse-Snatchers, Rome

 174 Reviews  Rome, Together with Barcelona and Paris is one of the pickpocket haven in Europe due to the tens of millions of visitors it gets per year and the crowded areas in Rome such as the Spanish Steps,... 

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Bad Neighborhoods   New Orleans

Bad Neighborhoods, New Orleans

 42 Reviews  While I have seen many odd sights in NO, I have never been scared or worried for my safety. Follow general safety guidelines and you will have a positive experience. Festivals seem to attract giant... 

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Jin-Tone Hotel (Qinzhou Qinzhouwan Square)  China

 1 Review and 1 Opinions  Big room, overlooking a "well" at back of hotel, but quiet. Only hotel in China where we didn't get... 

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Not So Safe Areas   Atlanta

Not So Safe Areas, Atlanta

 49 Reviews  Hi everyone, I've been reading through the post but would like to hear a more current point of view like the last two. I am planning on relocating to Atlanta to be close to family. I would like to... 

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Pick Pockets   Paris

Pick Pockets, Paris

 173 Reviews  being a major City geared for tourists, Paris has many hawkers and street sellers and be wary of them as although many of them sell cheap souvenir items and fake branded products such as fake Louis... 

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The Montcalm Hotel Nikko London  London

 4 Reviews and 1590 Opinions  Visited this hotel in early May this year, and while we had a decent room, there was a practice that... 

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Common Sense Advice / Sketchy Neighborhoods   Chicago

Common Sense Advice / Sketchy Neighborhoods, Chicago

 51 Reviews  I've lived in Chicago for most of my life and know the city well. Down town area is fairly safe but watch out for groups of teenagers as they have been jumping and mugging people the last few years.... 

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Money Exchange   Prague

Money Exchange, Prague

 69 Reviews  There are several currency exchange bureaus in Prague which use a simple trick to rip off their customers, but apparently the UK-founded Chequepoint is something of a pioneer in this dubious trade.... 

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Four Seasons George V Paris  Paris

 4 Reviews and 2216 Opinions  The Four Seasons George V is truly one of the world's great hotels. I really, really love to stay... 

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Musée du Louvre   Paris

Musée du Louvre, Paris

 795 Reviews  Did you know the Louvre provides many options for visitors who need accessibility help. For the Visually Impaired, they offer in English and French audio descriptions that will guide hands over... 

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War Remnants Museum   Ho Chi Minh City

War Remnants Museum, Ho Chi Minh City

 106 Reviews  There are lots of reviews of the War Remnants Museum on here and elsewhere, so I was expecting a particularly harrowing and one-sided affair. It wasn't quite like that, perhaps because I was already... 

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Maldron Hotel Tallaght  Ireland

 1 Review and 697 Opinions  Maldron Hotel has a number Hotels around Dublin, I think they 've got three in the City centre and... 

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Grand Palace   Bangkok

Grand Palace, Bangkok

 313 Reviews  The grandest of all in Thailand as purported. The whole compound is huge and there's temples and shrines in the central area - where everyone goes. Murals line the walls of the central area where... 

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