People wait outside the entrance to the Jiuzhaigou scenic spot
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'Human traffic' clogs up popular Chinese scenic spot

Bursting with natural beauty, the Jiuzhaigou scenic spot in southwest China's Sichuan province is a popular tourist destination.

But state media say thousands were left stranded in the park - on the second day of China's National Day holidays - after visitor numbers were underestimated and too few shuttle buses were provided to ferry people around.

Tom Santorelli reports.

  • 03 Oct 2013
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