Two foreign tourists blacklisted from China’s Great Wall after trespassing on restricted section

Chinese officials banned two people from visiting the Great Wall of China after they trespassed onto an undeveloped section of the ancient structure. The two men, both from Senegal, were reported by other visitors on April 30 for having ignored a “no crossing” sign and climbed onto a part of the wall beyond Watchtower 20, […]

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China to fine climbers of ‘wild Great Wall’ amid holiday Golden Week

China has decided to clamp down on climbers at the “Great Wall” as the busiest holiday season approaches. Fines will be enforced more strictly over Golden Week, with thousands of domestic tourists expected to visit. China is banking on the holiday to boost its badly hit tourism industry. “This year’s National Day holiday lasts eight […]