Smog causes drop in Beijing tourists

(AGI) Beijing, July 1 - Last year 4.5 million tourists visitedthe Chinese capital, down 10 percent compared to 2012, asreported by the Chinese news agency Xinhua quoting the BeijingTourist Bureau. Due to the smog in the city and theunbreathable air, tourists have not even been attracted even bynew policies allowing foreigners to visit the city for 72 hourswithout a visa or UNESCO sites such as the Forbidden City. . .

(AGI) Beijing, July 1 - Last year 4.5 million tourists visitedthe Chinese capital, down 10 percent compared to 2012, asreported by the Chinese news agency Xinhua quoting the BeijingTourist Bureau. Due to the smog in the city and theunbreathable air, tourists have not even been attracted even bynew policies allowing foreigners to visit the city for 72 hourswithout a visa or UNESCO sites such as the Forbidden City. . .