Victor Wong arriving in Taipei in 1967 for his Love Boat tour.

Taiwan’s ‘Love Boat’ summer camps for Chinese Americans and Canadians – a lesson in partying and soft power

  • There was no boat involved. It was a camp for Chinese-American and Chinese-Canadian youngsters, nicknamed for the romances it could ignite
  • Running since 1967, hundreds of young people annually would travel to Taiwan to learn about their heritage for six weeks – and maybe have a fling
Topic |   Chinese overseas

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Victor Wong arriving in Taipei in 1967 for his Love Boat tour.
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