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10 things that surprise foreigners in China

( Updated: 2014-11-03 08:29

5. Small vehicles with enormous loads

I'm amazed at how much can fit on a tiny vehicle. Bundles of plastic bottles about a yard wide and tall are stuck on the back of a bike. An entire family fit on a moped. A little tractor carried a pile of sticks at least six feet tall, and several people were perched on top.

10 things that surprise foreigners in China

A woman uses an e-bike to carry three children home from school in Shenzhen in this photo taken on June 8. E-bike riders in Shenzhen will be fined 200 yuan ($31) each time they break the new rule from July 1. [Provided to China Daily]

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