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Causing chaos on flights, climbing statues and abusing tour guides are among the infractions that have landed 20 Chinese tourists on a national travel blacklist

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
alf of the 20 travelers, 11 of whom are male, were banned for arguing over seating arrangements, and 40 percent of the cases took place within mainland China. CCTV provided the full names of each person on the list along with rich details of their infractions, which included a fellow using a statue of a Red Army soldier as a seat.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.