Tourist drops condoms in Causeway Bay: Locals help pick them up

Picture credit: Jojo Wu

30th May 2023 – (Hong Kong) A bizarre incident recently took place in a busy street in Causeway Bay, where a tourist was spotted dropping multiple packs of condoms while crossing the road. Many passersby stopped to assist the tourist by picking up the condoms. The scene was captured on camera, and the footage quickly went viral on social media, with many speculating about the nature of the tourist’s visit.

According to eyewitnesses, the tourist accidentally dropped the condoms from a bag while crossing the street. Several locals rushed to help, with some offering to carry the condoms for the tourist. Despite the potential embarrassment that the tourist may have felt, the scene was handled with kindness and humor, with many locals laughing and making jokes about the situation.

The incident quickly gained attention online, with many netizens amused by the scene and speculating on the nature of the tourist’s visit. Some suggested that the tourist may have been a sex worker, while others joked that the tourist was simply an enthusiastic traveler who wanted to be prepared for any situation.

Afterwards, netizens shared more photos showing that the woman’s luggage was filled with condoms, estimated to be over a hundred boxes, along with a large blue IKEA canvas bag. She was seen carrying her luggage and the bag while boarding a bus. Some netizens noticed the excessive amount of condoms the woman had and questioned whether she was “promoting” or “smuggling” them. One comment read, “Even condoms are smuggled?” Another Facebook group member posted another photo showing the woman’s luggage and bag filled with condoms, estimated to be over a hundred boxes. Some netizens joked, “Hong Kong finally has souvenirs.”