Tag: Chamorro

A piece of American history, ancient culture, white sandy beaches and so remote like no place else?
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A piece of American history, ancient culture, white sandy beaches and so remote like no place else?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

Where can you find a piece of American history and ancient culture like no other place else? Where can you ... Read More

Guam issues request for proposals for tourism marketing representation in Korea
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Guam issues request for proposals for tourism marketing representation in Korea

editor editor- August 3, 2018

The Guam Visitors Bureau issued a Request for Proposal from marketing companies to act as the tourism marekting rep for ... Read More

Interested in representing Guam Visitors Bureau in Hong Kong or Taiwan?
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Interested in representing Guam Visitors Bureau in Hong Kong or Taiwan?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 25, 2018

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB), a public, non-stock, non-profit membership corporation, issues this Request for Proposal (“RFP”) soliciting proposals from ... Read More

Guam wins best theme award at 2017 Taipei International Travel Fair
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Guam wins best theme award at 2017 Taipei International Travel Fair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 6, 2017

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and its industry partners have returned home after promoting Guam’s unique Chamorro culture at the ... Read More

A great day for Guam:  All time record in tourism arrivals
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A great day for Guam: All time record in tourism arrivals

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 18, 2017

Governor Eddie Baza of the US Territory Guam together with the Guam Visitors Bureau today have a proud day. Another best! ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau: First tourism office ever to receive highest export award in US
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Guam Visitors Bureau: First tourism office ever to receive highest export award in US

editor editor- May 30, 2017

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross presented the Guam Visitors Bureau with the President’s “E” Award for Export Service at ... Read More

122K visitors experience Guam in April
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122K visitors experience Guam in April

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- May 11, 2017

“More visitors have discovered our beautiful and pristine island. We have more milestones to celebrate as April arrival numbers have ... Read More

Guam holds seaside memorial for the SMS Cormoran II
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Guam holds seaside memorial for the SMS Cormoran II

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 29, 2017

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) was joined by local and international dignitaries to commemorate the ... Read More

Guam remembers the SMS Cormoran II at Sea
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Guam remembers the SMS Cormoran II at Sea

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 29, 2017

Guam has celebrated the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II, a historic ship where the first ... Read More

Guam commemorates the SMS Cormoran II
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Guam commemorates the SMS Cormoran II

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 28, 2017

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) concluded a two-week series of commemoration to honor the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of ... Read More

Record Numbers Registered for the United Airlines Guam Marathon 2017
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Record Numbers Registered for the United Airlines Guam Marathon 2017

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- April 9, 2017

TUMON, Guam, April 9, 2017 -- More than 4,300 registered runners raced to the finish line at the 5th United ... Read More

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The history of the SMS Cormoran II

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 30, 2017

Tamuning, Guam – On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the ... Read More

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Traveling through Guam on a cultural ride

editor editor- March 24, 2017

Many tourists today are looking for cultural experiences during their travels. They want to eat authentic foods, meet the locals, ... Read More

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Saipan: Could be another island in the Philippines, except it isn’t

editor editor- February 17, 2017

Despite being only 12 miles long and 5 miles wide, Saipan has been hot property since it was colonized by ... Read More

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Visiting Guam? Get ready to get close

editor editor- February 16, 2017

Of the 1.3 million tourists to visit the island in 2013, Guam Visitors Bureau said half came from Japan, 169,000 ... Read More

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Everyone is talking about “American Soil, Chamorro Soul”

editor editor- February 15, 2017

The Guam Visitors Bureau is proud to announce a film about the Chamorro culture, sponsored by: Docomo Pacific, The Guam ... Read More

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Guam shows tourism face in Philippines: GVB appoints Tropical Productions Inc. (TPI)

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 12, 2016

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is pleased to announce Tropical Productions Inc. (TPI) as its Philippine Market In-Country Representative. Read More

Third Lotte Duty Free Guam Live International Music Festival sold out
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Third Lotte Duty Free Guam Live International Music Festival sold out

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2016

Tumon, Guam The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is pleased to announce the third Lotte Duty Free Guam Live International Music ... Read More

FESTPAC Opening: Guam becomes the center of the Blue Continent
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FESTPAC Opening: Guam becomes the center of the Blue Continent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2016

The stadium was full. Thousands of spectators unable to get into the Guam stadium today watched the FESTPAC opening ceremony ... Read More

PATA Summit in Guam features Seychelles Tourism Minister as lead speaker
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PATA Summit in Guam features Seychelles Tourism Minister as lead speaker

editor editor- April 6, 2016

BANGKOK, Thailand – “This year marks the 65th anniversary of PATA and it is entirely appropriate that we are returning ... Read More

Mariana Islands on display at Chamorro Festival
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Mariana Islands on display at Chamorro Festival

editor editor- February 25, 2016

SAN DIEGO, CA - CHE’LU, the San Diego-based non-profit focused on preserving the Pacific Island culture of Chamorros, will present ... Read More

Guam welcomes inaugural Air Busan flight
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Guam welcomes inaugural Air Busan flight

editor editor- August 28, 2015

GVB, in partnership with the Guam International Airport Authority (GIAA), welcomed over 160 passengers aboard the inaugural Air Busan flight ... Read More

Tumon, Guam will be the venue for 2016 PATA Annual Summit
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Tumon, Guam will be the venue for 2016 PATA Annual Summit

editor editor- May 13, 2015

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) will be organizing the PATA Annual Summit 2016 at the Dusit Thani Guam Resort ... Read More

Guam participates in largest professional Travel Mart in Asia
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Guam participates in largest professional Travel Mart in Asia

editor editor- November 19, 2014

SHANGHAI, China - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) recently promoted the island at the annual China International Travel Mart (CITM), ... Read More

Guam wins “Best Vendor” award at Modetour International Travel Fair
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Guam wins “Best Vendor” award at Modetour International Travel Fair

editor editor- November 18, 2014

Guam was one of the chosen few at the Modetour International Travel Show 2014 to win the prestigious “Best Vendor" ... Read More

Guam wins two awards at Busan International Travel Fair
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Guam wins two awards at Busan International Travel Fair

editor editor- September 19, 2014

TUMON, Guam - Guam received the Best Folklore Performance Award and the Best Tourism Publicity Award after impressing the international ... Read More

Lotte Duty Free unveils retail transformation at Guam A.B. Won Pat International Airport
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Lotte Duty Free unveils retail transformation at Guam A.B. Won Pat International Airport

editor editor- July 24, 2014

TIYAN, Guam - Lotte Duty Free, Korea's largest duty free retailer, officially unveiled their new retail space at A.B. Won ... Read More

International chefs & local grillmasters to throw down at Guam BBQ Block Party
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International chefs & local grillmasters to throw down at Guam BBQ Block Party

editor editor- June 27, 2014

TUMON, Guam - On July 5, visiting chefs from Russia and South Korea will compete against local BBQ teams in ... Read More

Lotte Duty Free Guam Live Music Festival features world-class international lineup
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Lotte Duty Free Guam Live Music Festival features world-class international lineup

editor editor- May 28, 2014

TUMON, Guam - Nine international music artists are slated to perform at the inaugural Lotte Duty Free Guam Live International ... Read More

Inaugural Guam Live International Music Festival set for next month
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Inaugural Guam Live International Music Festival set for next month

editor editor- May 15, 2014

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and Lotte Duty Free today announced the Guam Live International Music Festival ... Read More

Guam sweeps two awards at 21st PTAA Travel Tour Expo
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Guam sweeps two awards at 21st PTAA Travel Tour Expo

editor editor- March 13, 2014

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) represented Guam at the biggest and most anticipated travel show in the ... Read More

Guam wins best cultural performance at LA Travel and Adventure Show
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Guam wins best cultural performance at LA Travel and Adventure Show

editor editor- February 18, 2014

TUMON, Guam - While performing at the Los Angeles Travel and Adventure Show, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) earned the ... Read More

Korea arrivals in Guam shatter all records
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Korea arrivals in Guam shatter all records

editor editor- September 13, 2013

TUMON, Guam - In 1996, at the height of travel and tourism on Guam, the island welcomed over 194,000 visitors ... Read More