Travel & Money | 3 Common Travel Scams to Avoid
There are three common travel scams that you can easily avoid if you know how they work. They all involve currency exchange. 1. Watch out for bad exchange rates at banks or currency exchange offices. 2. Don't allow a foreign ATM machine to exchange your money for you. 3. When paying with a credit card, always choose to pay in the local currency. Support Gabriel's videos on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/gabrieltraveler Planning a budget traveling trip? "Gabe's Guide to Budget Travel" is a guidebook that's packed with practical travel info. For more info click here: http://amzn.to/2hRlQFi Or check out "Following My Thumb", Gabriel's book of adventure travel stories: http://amzn.to/2EaWk7Q More books: https://www.amazon.com/Gabriel-Morris/e/B001JS0KOS/ Need gear for your adventures? Visit Gabriel's Amazon e-store for ideas: https://www.amazon.com/shop/gabrieltraveler Want to book a hotel? I recommend this site: https://www.booking.com/index.html?aid=1724899 Get a Gabriel Traveler t-shirt: https://www.bonfire.com/gabriel-traveler/ Follow on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gabrieltraveler Gabriel's travel page on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GabrielTravelerVideos Join the "Love of Travel" Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/224985807515334/ Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/gabrieltravel Essays and travel stories: https://medium.com/@gabrieltraveler Lots more adventure travel at: http://gabrieltraveler.com Music during the video: "Watch it Glow" by Silent Partner Need some good music for your Youtube videos? I use and recommend Epidemic Sound. To get a free 30-day trial click here: http://share.epidemicsound.com/sSvpV Video created by Gabriel Morris, who is the owner of all video or photo content. Filmed with a DJI Osmo Action: https://amzn.to/3gSi8rA **Disclaimer: Gabriel Morris is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com. As an Amazon Associate, Gabriel earns revenue from qualifying purchases. Need travel insurance? Here's the company I use, for adventurous travelers: https://www.worldnomads.com/travel-insurance?affiliate=Gtravel&subId=weblink&affiliateTrackingId=c80d8993ff184026ab81b7a78a1fbc72&utm_source=Gtravel&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=Affiliate&utm_content=weblink Gabriel is a world traveler and travel writer who has been adventuring around the world off and on since his first trip to Europe in the summer of 1990 when he was 18 years old. He is author of "Gabe's Guide to Budget Travel", "Following My Thumb" and several other books available on Amazon.com and elsewhere. Thanks a lot for watching and safe journeys!
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