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Tourists from these 10 countries are most likely to steal stuff

You like those hand towels? Some people take them home.

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A placard warning of a 'Tourist Free Zone' is posted along a road often used by tourists and locals near Hollywood. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Everybody takes the little bottles of conditioner. Those don't count.

But what about something a little more, um, substantial? Have you ever taken a really cozy towel? A copy of Gideon's Bible? A chair

According to Hotels.com, 35 percent of global travelers have stolen hotel amenities. The travel website surveyed vacationers from 28 countries, asking people to honestly say whether or not they had stolen from hotels.

Here are the 10 countries where you can find tourists with the stickiest fingers:

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1. Colombia 

Percent that has never stolen: 43

But when they do, they usually take: Magazines/books



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2. Mexico

Percent that has never stolen: 60

But when they do, they usually take: Magazines/books



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3. India

Percent that has never stolen: 62

But when they do, they usually take: Magazines/books


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4. Spain

Percent that has never stolen: 64

But when they do, they usually take: Magazines/books



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5. Sweden

Percent that has never stolen: 65

But when they do, they usually take: Linens/towels



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6. China

Percent that has never stolen: 66

But when they do, they usually take: Furnishings (lamp, clock, artwork)



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7. United States

Percent that has never stolen: 66

But when they do, they usually take: Linens/towels



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8. Canada (excluding Quebec)

Percent that has never stolen: 70

But when they do, they usually take: Magazines/books



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9. France

Percent that has never stolen: 71

But when they do, they usually take: Magazines/books



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10. Australia

Percent that has never stolen: 72

But when they do, they usually take: Magazines/books


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