28/10/2015 9:48 AM AEDT | Updated 15/07/2016 12:50 PM AEST

Handy Travel Tips To Avoid Theft And Pickpockets

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Nothing ruins a holiday faster than having your wallet, phone or passport stolen. While some tricks are more well known than others (like street gangs at the Eiffel Tower asking you if you've dropped a gold ring to distract you), some moves are so swift and speedy they are barely detectable. Use this handy infographic to avoid being pickpocketed on your next trip overseas.


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