Shanghaiist’s top 10 most embarrassing Chinese tourists of 2017
Some people don’t travel well
When asked afterward if he would have organized his exhibit differently had he known what would happen, the artist gave the following response: “If you try to design something that’s idiot-proof, the universe will design a better idiot.”
Some even broke off branches for use in a barbeque.
“It doesn’t matter if it’s fake. If they were offering free feces, then there would still be some who would want a bite,” commented one Weibo user.
One passenger on a plane preparing to take off from the Beijing airport let her curiosity get the better of her, causing the plane’s evacuation slide to deploy right after she was explicitly warned against doing so by a flight attendant.
Chinese netizens urged them to try plucking the fur off tigers instead.
When questioned about why he had swiped the life jacket, the man said that he thought it was free to take if he hadn’t used it. He added that he thought it might come in handy since he had another flight to catch that day.
A group of misbehaving Chinese tourists were fined back in October after being spotted chasing down a herd of Tibetan antelope at a nature reserve in Tibet, trying to take some sweet pictures.
According to initial reports, a tour group from Chongqing surrounded the elephant to take photos and even yanked on its tail, causing the animal to go berserk and charge at the tourists.
Two Chinese men on holiday in Berlin found out the hard way that Hitler salutes are no laughing matter in Germany.
We leave you with this from last year…