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"spitting everywhere" Shanghai Local Custom Tip by herzog63

Shanghai Local Customs: 102 reviews and 149 photos

  no spitting please
by herzog63
 
 

I don't want to offend any locals but what's up with the spitting?!? I saw many signs saying "Please don't spit" but people spit everywhere. Including restaurants...Right on the floor too! I wanted to try it just to say I'd done it but I couldn't do it! Maybe this custom will go away. I can safely say that it's the only thing I didn't care for in China....I loved everything else. The People, The food, The trains, the buses etc...

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  • Updated Sep 29, 2003
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