TOURISM

Overseas Visits to Japan Topped 10 Million from January to April, With 2.6 Million From Mainland China

Overseas Visits to Japan Topped 10 Million from January to April, With 2.6 Million From Mainland China

Overseas Visits to Japan Topped 10 Million from January to April, With 2.6 Million From Mainland China. The ranks…

May 19, 2018
Xu Wei
China, Thailand Probe Crook Tour Guides Who Forced Chinese Tourists to Shop

China, Thailand Probe Crook Tour Guides Who Forced Chinese Tourists to Shop

News that 10 Chinese tourists in Thailand fell in with illegal tour guides who terrorized them and coerced them into…

May 15, 2018
Liao Shumin
South Korean Holidaymakers Choose China as Their Favorite Tourism Destination This Summer

South Korean Holidaymakers Choose China as Their Favorite Tourism Destination This Summer

China is the South Korean holidaymakers’ favorite tourism destination this summer, state-run Yonhap news agency reported today, adding the feel-good…

May 14, 2018
Xu Wei
China's Hainan Launches Air Tours for Tourists

China's Hainan Launches Air Tours for Tourists

Haikou air tour service was officially launched in China's southernmost Hainan province on May 9.

May 10, 2018
Yicai Global
Chinese Tourists Beat Path Back to South Korea’s Duty Free Outlets

Chinese Tourists Beat Path Back to South Korea’s Duty Free Outlets

Chinese tourists clutching long shopping lists have started to reappear in the duty-free outlets of South Korea’s three biggest department…

May 9, 2018
Xu Wei
South Korea’s Tourism Industry Trade Deficit Falls to 11-Month Low Thanks to Chinese Visitors

South Korea’s Tourism Industry Trade Deficit Falls to 11-Month Low Thanks to Chinese Visitors

South Korea’s tourism industry trade deficit dropped to a new record low on returning Chinese tourists, show data released by the Bank of Korea, BOK.

May 4, 2018
Xu Wei
China's May Day Holiday Dispatches 147 Million Domestic Travelers

China's May Day Holiday Dispatches 147 Million Domestic Travelers

China's domestic tourist numbers grew 9 percent annually over the three-day-long May Day public holiday to 147 million, with most drawn by car trips or bus tours.

May 2, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s Domestic Tourists Ramped Up Labor Day Spending This Year

China’s Domestic Tourists Ramped Up Labor Day Spending This Year

Chinese tourists spent almost CNY87.2 billion (USD13.7 billion) on domestic trips during the three-day Labor Day weekend, up 10.2 percent on the year as travelers opted to take longer vacations.

May 2, 2018
Liao Shumin
Mainland Boost Helped Hong Kong Tourism Regain Traction in First Quarter

Mainland Boost Helped Hong Kong Tourism Regain Traction in First Quarter

Hong Kong welcomed more than 15.6 million visitors in the first quarter as tourist numbers soared 9.6 percent on strong growth from mainland travelers.

May 2, 2018
Liao Shumin
One in Ten Chinese Will Travel Abroad in May Day Holiday, Study Shows

One in Ten Chinese Will Travel Abroad in May Day Holiday, Study Shows

Chinese tourists and their consumption will set new records again during the May Day holiday, a sector analysis by China's major travel agencies indicates, as state media The Paper reported.

Apr 27, 2018
Tang Shihua
Shanghai Disney Starts to Grow After Luring Over 34 Million Visitors in Two Years

Shanghai Disney Starts to Grow After Luring Over 34 Million Visitors in Two Years

Shanghai Disney Resort opened the Disney Pixar Toy Story Land yesterday in the leadup to the upcoming second anniversary of its opening.

Apr 27, 2018
Yue Yan