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Mistake 9: Being careless with valuables

From: Top 11 Tourist Mistakes

Tiny dog in Venice

ABOVE: Puppy lover or dog snatcher?

Man with unprotected backpackViolent crime is practically unknown in Venice, but--like many popular tourist destinations--the city is a magnet for pickpockets, purse thieves, and other crooks who prey on careless or inattentive visitors.

We've never had anything stolen (maybe because thieves have been intimidated by our scary-looking canine bodyguard), but friends, acquaintances, and relatives haven't always been so lucky:

Most thefts occur because people make careless (and easily avoided) mistakes such as:

Our advice:

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