In this July 18, 2014 photo, South Coast Plaza General Manager Werner Escher, second from right, greets Chinese tourists visiting the shopping center in Costa Mesa, Calif. Chinese tourism is surging ... more 
In this July 18, 2014 photo, South Coast Plaza General Manager Werner Escher, second from right, greets Chinese tourists visiting the shopping center in Costa Mesa, Calif. Chinese tourism is surging and the mall is a popular destination that is doing what it can to keep the buses coming, from accepting China’s UnionPay card to providing Mandarin-speaking salespeople. Tourism from China to the United States has soared since the countries signed an agreement in 2007 promoting travel. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Damian Dovarganes
Tue, Aug 26, 2014 1:06 AM EDT