Originally Posted by threezero
this sucks and is shameful however i have been to egypt and all the major temple there. majority of the graffiti and vandalism there are in english french or other western languages. its is rumor that Napoleon shot off the nose on the spinx. there is evidence of vandalism by almost every culture in sacred temples all over egypt dating from as far back as early 1800 to present day.
What this boy did is wrong however I feel like this story has been totally blow out of its proportion
I never heard of it until now. And again, my reaction has nothing to do with where the tourist is from. It still gets the same response from me: "holy shit"