A tourist guide with a busload of tourists in 1970s Hong Kong. Picture: SCMP
Jason Wordie
Opinion

Opinion

Then & Now by Jason Wordie

Before the stereotypical Chinese tourist, brash Americans and red-faced Britons were drawn to Hong Kong

From the camera-gear-laden Japanese to loud-mouthed Australians, tourists always stand out no matter how hard they try to blend in

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A tourist guide with a busload of tourists in 1970s Hong Kong. Picture: SCMP
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Tourists enjoy Boracay’s famous White Beach in January. Photo: Shutterstock
Mercedes Hutton
Opinion

Opinion

Destinations known by Mercedes Hutton

Chinese tourists breaking rules ‘all over the place’ in Boracay

  • After a six-month closure, Boracay reopened in October with new rules that prohibit smoking, drinking, dining and littering on the beachfront. But the dos and don’ts seem to have escaped notice, especially among tourists from China and South Korea

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Tourists enjoy Boracay’s famous White Beach in January. Photo: Shutterstock
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