Heavy smog in the centre of Beijing on Friday. Photo: Bloomberg Heavy smog in the centre of Beijing on Friday. Photo: Bloomberg
Heavy smog in the centre of Beijing on Friday. Photo: Bloomberg

Chinese flee smog to go on ‘lung cleansing’ breaks overseas

Big increase in interest in destinations abroad with cleaner air, according to travel firm, while tourist attractions inside the mainland took a hit during the New Year break

Topic |   China pollution
Heavy smog in the centre of Beijing on Friday. Photo: Bloomberg Heavy smog in the centre of Beijing on Friday. Photo: Bloomberg
Heavy smog in the centre of Beijing on Friday. Photo: Bloomberg
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