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Here is some of the best travel news and notes from around the Internet:

  • A Chinese tourist was vacationing in Germany when his wallet was stolen.  He attempted to report the crime but inadvertently signed a government asylum form. That started a whole process which ended up with him living in a refugee camp for 12 days before someone finally figured out what was going on. The whole saga is quite unbelievable
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