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The 21 most horrifying things tourists have done recently

Whether it's damaging $200,000 worth of art while taking a selfie or slapping an airline gate agent, these stories will mortify you.

Kuala Lumpur had the third-highest visitor arrivals in APAC last year – and the longest average visitor stay in the top 5

There were 62.4 million mainland Chinese travellers in Asia Pacific last year, up from 10.5 million in 2009.
Taking a moment to sit and kick back on Rome's iconic Spanish Steps is officially illegal.

Rome is fining tourists $450 for sitting on its Spanish Steps, one of the city’s most iconic landmarks

The new ordinance went into effect on July 8, but it wasn't until this week that police officers in yellow vests started to deploy the law.
Justin Bieber's music video led to the destruction of a famous canyon in Iceland.

17 places around the world that are being ruined by tourism

From damaging monuments to overcrowding neighborhoods, tourists have caused some serious harm in these popular travel destinations.
A viral video shows a massive wave at a Chinese waterpark crash down on dozens of pool-goers, injuring 44 tourists.

Viral video shows a massive wave crash down on dozens of tourists at a ‘tsunami pool’ in China

City officials from Longjing announced that 44 tourists were injured in the unexpected swell, and that the pool is closed for investigation.
Air travel can be rough.

22 horrible things passengers have done while flying

Fellow passengers can be the worst part of flying when their behavior results in flight delays or cancellations.
May Bay in Thailand has closed due to overcrowding.

8 tourist sites that had to close due to overcrowding

From the poppy fields in California to the beaches of Thailand, these are eight places that have barred tourists from visiting.
Some Disney tourists get a bit too excited at the amusement parks.

Terrible things tourists have done at Disney parks

From a horrible YouTube stunt gone wrong to a person who dumped ashes on a ride, here are stories of tourists behaving badly at Disney Parks.
The famous Pura Luhur Lempuyang temple in Bali, Indonesia.

Visitors have discovered that a Bali tourist attraction popular with Instagram influencers is actually a fake photo op

The lake seen beside the Pura Lempuyang Luhur temple in photos is actually an illusion created by a mirror held under an iPhone.

Chinese eco park forced to stay shut after tourists strip away all its lotus flowers

The Sichuan attraction was due to reopen for the summer but managers decided there was no point after it was stripped bare of its most celebrated feature.