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12-Year-Old Kid Swipes Mom's Credit Card for Bali Vacation

12-Year-Old Kid Swipes Mom's Credit Card for Bali Vacation

His mum Emma, a mother-of-two, stated she was "shocked, disgusted", including: "There isn't any emotion to really feel what we felt once we discovered he had left for overseas". And when the plane landed in the Bali capital, he booked accommodations at the All Seasons Hotel after jumping on a Go-Jek bike, a ride-hailing transport in Indonesia.

Drew apparently did not like his mother's response and made a decision to go on the trip anyway - by himself.

A 12-year-old Australian boy managed to take a vacation in Bali, Indonesia, after stealing his mom's credit card, checking into a flight and booking a hotel by himself.

Over the next four days, Drew hired a motorcycle even though he did not hold a licence and was allowed to buy beer, said 9 News.

Drew (not his real name) borrowed the family credit cards and conned his nan into giving him his passport.

So, after telling his parents he was off to school, Drew packed up a backpack along with his scooter and took a train to the airport. However, he headed to the Sydney airport instead.

Once in Perth, Drew claims no one asked him why he was alone. Though, an airport employee did ask to verify his age.

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He then used the self check-in to get himself to Perth, where he was asked for his student I.D. and passport before being let onto the flight.

It was only in Bali that someone quizzed him on why he was alone, to which he lied that his mother was waiting outside.

However, his four-day vacation was not as carefree as he planned.

His mum, Emma, spoke to 9News about the boy's adventure, saying she was "shocked" and "disgusted" and adding that there was "no emotion to explain how we felt when we found he had left for overseas".

Though Drew did not seem to mind his getaway came to an abrupt end.

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