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  1. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    China officials considered Hong Kong travel alert over mainland visitor protests

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 03:59am by Stuart Lau, Jeffie Lam and Tanna Chong

    ... in 2017. Of the roughly 54.3 million visitors last year, 70 per cent were from the mainland. The news stoked fears resources would be overwhelmed. The more radical protesters told ...

  2. News - China Insider - TOURISM

    Guizhou to make 'fresh canned air' to boost tourism after Xi Jinping comments

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 12:09pm by Amy Li

    ... and is also rich in natural and environmental resources. Fu Yingchun, head of Guizhou’s tourism bureau, told Chinese press on Thursday that cans will be sold as souvenirs to tourists. He said he ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hong Kong's first Gran Fondo cycling race to be launched in October

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 03:59am by Amy Nip

    ... arrangements have yet to be finalised. "It could be more complicated than hosting a marathon … the use of water barriers could be necessary," said Lau, adding the board aimed to make ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Passengers refuse to disembark after cruise liner skips one stop in Vietnam

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 12:40pm by Ernest Kao

    ... an apology or proper explanation. This is a very inhumane travel agency. They didn't give us food [during the protest] and even turned off our water supply for a while. There were children ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Waiting times at Hong Kong theme parks rise as tourism increases

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 05:33am by Amy Nip

    ... New attractions featuring koala bears and sharks will open this year, but the park's attendance cap would remain unchanged, chief executive Tom Mehrmann said. A new water park due to open ...

  6. News - China - TOURISM

    Chinese firm to replicate the Titanic for 1 billion yuan for inland theme park

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 11:09am by MANDY ZUO

    ... of the investing firm, was quoted by Reuters as saying. "We will let people experience water coming in by using sound and light effects … They will think: 'The water will drown me; I must escape ...

  7. News - China - TOURISM

    Antarctica: The new hot destination

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 04:48am by Patrick Boehler

    ... They were also ill prepared for emergencies that could arise in the rough and isolated waters, she wrote. "China's tourism industry in the Antarctic can develop in a healthy and orderly ...

  8. Business - China Business - TOURISM

    Taiwan resort's marketing blitz nets Hong Kong tourists

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 10:07am by Ralph Jennings

    ... with the next round set to cost NT$80 million. The 15-year-old resort, which has its own beach, is also adding to its roster of water-related activities. And it belongs to a local hotel association ... They contributed NT$35 million, or 5 per cent of its annual income, general manager Tsai Te-hsiang said. Kenting itself, a relatively inexpensive peninsula of sandy beaches, coral-festooned water and rocky ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    New cruise terminal tests the waters

    Posted Mar 13th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com New cruise terminal tests the waters Ocean liner Celebrity Millennium will berth at the new Kai Tak cruise terminal on Saturday in a trial run ahead of its official opening in June. The 2,100-passenger cruise ship, which set out from Singapore and stopped in Halong Bay, Vietnam, will berth in Hong Kong from Saturday to Monday. It will use the city ...

  10. News - China Insider - TOURISM

    Tourists stranded at Jiuzhaigou valley in 'golden week' misery

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 11:23am by Amy Li

    ... was visited by millions of visitors, who left behind a staggering 7,000 cigarette butts for sanitation workers to clean up. Tourists visiting a Shanghai zoo were also accused of throwing water bottles ...




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