By Euro Weekly News Media • 02 August 2022 • 10:07
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Having your purse or wallet stolen can be a distressing and inconvenient experience. That´s why the Euro Weekly News has put together this handy guide to not only what to do if your purse is either lost or stolen in Spain but also how to try avoid pickpocketing while abroad.
Did you know that pickpocketing is the most common crime in the world?
Busy streets, plenty of sights and sounds to easily distract us, and some pretty sophisticated tactics on the part of thieves all mean it is particularly easy to fall prey to pickpockets while in Spain.
Here are some simple tips to avoid this happening, however:
In the event that you do lose your purse or it is stolen while you´re in Spain however, it is important to contact the right people.
If your purse is stolen:
To help make life a little easier if your purse or wallet is stolen in Spain, plan ahead and protect your most important documents ahead of time.
Follow this list of simple tips to keep your documents safe:
With our simple list of tips, you will help to avoid having your purse or wallet stolen in Spain, and if it is then you will be able to report it to the police efficiently and replace your stolen items quickly.
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