Unusual laws to look out for when travelling

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    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/t...ual-laws-to-look-out-for-when-travelling.html

    Netherlands
    Don’t carry or use drugs. While the Netherlands has a reputation for being tolerant on the use of so-called ‘soft drugs’ this exists only for designated areas. Possession of prohibited substances or buying them can carry a prison sentence.
    Penalty: Arrest, detention

    Venice
    Feeding the pigeons is against the law

    Japan
    It is illegal to take some commonly available nasal sprays containing pseudoephedrine into Japan
    Penalty: Fines

    Barcelona
    It is against the law to wear a bikini, swimming trunks or to go bare-chested away from the beach front area in Barcelona
    Penalty: Fines

    Singapore
    Chewing gum on the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) system in Singapore is strictly prohibited
    Penalty: Fines


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