(PRWEB) March 06, 2018
To celebrate Chinese New Year, Taiwan Tourism Bureau was at the San Francisco Bay Area Travel & Adventure Show promoting this year’s main tourism theme – “2018 – The Year of Bay Tourism” over the weekend of February 17-18 at the Santa Clara Convention Center (Halls ABCD). Exclusive deals were offered at the Taiwan Pavilion at the event.
“2018 – The Year of Bay Tourism” highlights Taiwan’s 1,500 kilometers of stunning coastline and many charming outlying islands that showcase distinctive ecological and cultural landscapes for tourists to immerse in the island exploration fun. Guishan Island, Green Island, Orchid Island, Xiaoliuqiu, Qimei, and Beigan are the few among the ten most fascinating specially featured islands; world-famous local attractions including Penghu’s Double Heart Stones, handmade wooden boats of Orchid Island, and the green reef turtles of the Xiaoliuqiu accentuate the islands’ cultural activities and natural beauty. These beautiful islands will sure to elevate international tourists’ impression of Taiwan and their interest in visiting.
Linda Lin, director of Taiwan Tourism Bureau’s San Francisco office shared, “2018 is the year of Taiwan’s bay tourism. Besides the featured outlying island attractions, Taiwan is also the perfect destination for cruise travelers. Cruise ships that currently depart from the Taiwan port include Princess Cruises, Star Cruises, and Costa Cruises; each cruise line offers different itineraries to Okinawa, Kagoshima, and Ishigaki Island that are well designed to suit different types of travelers and to combined with Taiwan tours.”
Visitors at the Taiwan Pavilion took pictures with the giant soup dumpling model display and brought home free Fai Chun – Chinese New Year red banners for a flourishing and fulfilling new year. Booth inquired about their next trip to Taiwan with the friendly and informative bureau staffs and travel agency representatives who provided the most in-depth answer possible with any questions about their travel plans. Taiwanese musical performances by the San Francisco Guzheng Society were also available on both Saturday and Sunday.
Hanlin Tea of Taiwan provided pearl milk tea sampling and event goers participated in the raffle for a chance to win a San Francisco to Taipei round-trip ticket sponsored by China Airlines and Eva Air, MGM Las Vegas double room by Mango Tour; JV Travel’s $500 gift card special promotion; and a Taiwan Tourism Package valued at $500 by Super Value Tours.
Please visit the Taiwan Tourism official Facebook fan page at http://www.facebook.com/TourTaiwan for the most updated travel information and find out more about 2018 Year of Bay Tourism!