The world’s greatest rip-offs

August 27, 2008 at 7:42 am 2 comments

Check out the Backpacker’s blog at the Sydney Morning Herald – there’s a neat post about the world’s greatest rip-offs.  These rip-offs include:

  1. The train to the Sydney airport
  2. The Taj Mahal
  3. Gondola rides in Venice
  4. The Eiffel Tower elevator
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  • 1. amanda  |  August 27, 2008 at 8:48 pm

    I climbed the stairs at the Eiffel Tower and it was so cool! It was open air, if I remember correctly.

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  • 2. Anonymous  |  September 3, 2008 at 9:09 am

    Westminster Abbey is a rip off based on the cost, it is pretty cool to see but you get mugged to get in the door, and then robbed if you want the audio guide or a map of the place.

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