opportunistic fraud

I did something very wrong yesterday. And I want to share with you all the cost of simple wrong doings.

In Prague, taxis are notorious for cheating tourists. We were conned by the taxi guys when we took two cabs from train station to the hotel. They charged us 30 Euros for a ride that should have cost us just 10 Euros. I felt robbed.

The next day, I was adamant that we take the train to go around the city and not use the taxis. So went ahead and bought day tickets for all of us and roamed around happily on trains and trams. The next day, I realised that the we didn’t get the tickets punched at the station the day before. You’d have to do this before you board the first train. Which means, we could use the same tickets the next day.

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