Pickpockets are a common threat to travelers, especially in crowded and popular destinations. They can ruin your trip by stealing your money, documents, or valuables. How can you protect yourself from these sneaky thieves?
One way is to learn from the viral TikTok videos of a group of Italian vigilantes who confront and expose pickpockets in Venice. Their slogan is "Attenzione pickpocket," which means "Attention, pickpocket" in English. They use their camera and voice to alert the tourists and scare away the criminals. In this article, we will show you some tips and tricks to avoid being a victim of pickpocketing, inspired by the TikTok trend that has taken the internet by storm.