Category: tourist

To prevent tourists from stealing their beer glasses, some bars in Belgium require people to hand over one of their shoes as a deposit which is then put in a basket and hung from the ceiling. These shoe baskets have also become an attraction.

Chinese tourists had earned such a poor reputation around the world that in 2013 the government published a how-to guide in order to avoid embarrassment. One of the tips was “Don’t spit phlegm or gum, throw litter, urinate or defecate wherever you feel like it.”