Most popular travel destinations among Chinese tourists

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  1. Kalboz
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    The Chinese are coming! http://news.yahoo.com/most-popular-travel-destinations-among-chinese-tourists-161420972.html

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    I read somewhere that chinese tourists spend more per person shopping than most Europeans, in the ball park of $4K per person.
     
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    Wealthy, they are.
     
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    Luxury goods can be had cheaper abroad then at home for them too.
     
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    Let them come, unless the Chinese try to 'reserve' pool/beach chairs with a towel !!
     
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    It's interesting that China imposes higher and higher luxury taxes, while Thailand wants to abolish them and profit from Chinese "Shopper" Tourists.
    I also wonder how long this trend is sustainable and what this does to domestic demand in the longer term to China, while other countries reap the benefits.
     
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