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Personal Safety In London

London is generally a safe city to visit, as long as you do not put yourself in unnecessary danger. Here are some ways to be more streetwise in a big city.

Road Safety - Pedestrian Crossings
Is it true that pedestrians don't have the right of way in London? I've heard that drivers aren't used to stopping for pedestrians so they'll just run you over. Is that true? Find out the answer.

Are Americans Safe in London?
US Citizens have raised concerns about traveling to London and the UK. But should they worry? Find out all you need in this article.

Beware of Pickpockets
Beware of pickpockets in London's busy shopping areas. As in most large cities, pickpockets and bag snatchers like to prey on unsuspecting visitors.

Don't Give Money To Beggars In London
Do not give spare change to beggars on London streets - instead buy The Big Issue to encourage them to help themselves.

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