China | Airport Taxi ScamJames Mobbs | 14 Feb 2010
When arriving into Shanghai airport only get taxi's from the official taxi rank, or pre-paid taxi points. Do not agree to get in Taxi's from people that are lingering around the airport exit - even if the taxi rank official says it is ok. Be weary if there are two people in the taxi - one who speaks english to you, and the driver who doesn''t speak a word - they pull over on the side of the motorway and charge you stupid amounts (£75 for us) and if you don't pay it you just get dumped on the side of the motorway.
hope this doesn't happen to you!
For Travel Safety tips relevant to you, click below;
|Thu 25 Nov 21||Virtual||8||left|
|Thu 09 Dec 21||London||10||left|
|Sat 11 Dec 21||London||12||left|
|Tue 14 Dec 21||Virtual||8||left|
|Wed 15 Dec 21||London||12||left|
|Mon 20 Dec 21||London||5||left|
|Tue 21 Dec 21||London||0||left|
18 Oct, 2021
Thailand remains politically stable due to the fact that it's under military governship. On a simplistic level, the country is split between t...
16 Oct, 2021
Global: FCO advises against all travel overseas
Covid -19 over 4m deaths & 187m cases globally
Covid/UK: Only 7 countries on red list
12 Oct, 2021
Virtual Gap Year Travel and Safety Course
Our courses have been created as we understand the need for safety training for those planning a gap year travelling and our virtual course gives...