Normally, every country has its set laws that remain binding on everyone in the country, both citizens and foreigners.
When you travel abroad, there are some laws you don’t violate, else, you stand the risk of being arrested.
Below are 5 ridiculous laws that can get you arrested abroad:
1. Having Sex Outside Wedlock
In UAE countries, you can be arrested if you are found guilty of living together, sharing the same hotel room, or having sex with someone of the opposite sex that you are not married to. This act can lead to imprisonment, payment of fine or even deportation.
2. Drinking Alcohol
In Thailand, it is considered illegal to buy alcohol between midnight to 11am and then between 2pm to 5pm. Outside these hours, you are free to consume as much alcohol as you want.
3. Smoking In A Public Place
When you travel to Ukraine, your find out that smoking or drinking in a public place is illegal. And by public places, we mean bus stops, public transport, parks, government establishments, etc.
4. Using Someone Else’s WiFi
In Singapore, connecting and using someone else’s WiFi is seen as hacking. This act can attract a fine of $10,000 or even 3 years imprisonment.
Jaywalking is the act of crossing the road when the traffic light has not told you to do so. This is a criminal offence in America, and you can be charged $1 if you jaywalk.
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