Taiwanese tourist is fined for wearing bikini ‘that was basically just a piece of string’

Vacationer, 26, is fined for sporting bikini ‘that was actually only a piece of string’ to a seaside within the Philippines after police noticed photographs of it posted on-line by shocked locals

  • Lin Tzu Ting, 26, was on vacation along with her boyfriend on Boracay island, Philippines
  • Onlookers posted photographs of her outfit on-line which caught consideration of police 
  • She was arrested, fined 2,500 Peso and informed she couldn’t depart with out paying 

A Taiwanese vacationer has been fined for sporting a bikini that was described as being only a piece of string. 

Lin Tzu Ting, 26, was on vacation along with her boyfriend within the well-liked vacationer island of Boracay within the Philippines.

She had visited Puka Seaside within the space twice sporting a thong bikini.

Lin Tzu Ting, 26, was on vacation within the well-liked vacationer island of Boracay within the Philippines when shocked onlookers had posted footage of her outfit alternative on social media 

Surprised onlookers had posted footage of her outfit alternative on social media which then caught the eye of the authorities. 

Ting was later tracked all the way down to her lodge and was arrested. 

It isn’t clear what the precise cost was however the present legal guidelines on indecency might have been the idea of her arrest.

The tourist claimed she did not know that wearing the bikini would be prohibited on the island and that it was her personal form of expression

The vacationer claimed she didn’t know that sporting the bikini can be prohibited on the island and that it was her private type of expression

Jess Baylon, the Police Chief of Malay, which incorporates the Boracay, mentioned:’ ‘A number of residents and vacationers took photographs of her on Wednesday and Thursday due to what she was sporting.

‘It was actually a string.

‘In our conservative tradition, it’s unacceptable,’ she mentioned talking to the Philippine Every day Inquirer.

She had visited Puka Beach in the area twice wearing a thong bikini before being arrested and fined 2,500 Philippine Peso

She had visited Puka Seaside within the space twice sporting a thong bikini earlier than being arrested and fined 2,500 Philippine Peso

The vacationer claimed she didn’t know that sporting the bikini can be prohibited on the island and that it was her private type of expression.

She was fined 2,500 Philippine Peso (£38.30) which she was informed she needed to pay earlier than she might depart the island as deliberate on October 11.

The authorities have been fast to induce vacationers to look at ‘correct decorum’ as a type of respect for Philippine tradition following the incident.