Tag: Saipan

Typhoon Wutip: What tourists should expect in Guam and Northern Mariana Islands?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 22, 2019

Typhoon Wutip is headings towards the Pacific U.S. territory Guam as a category 2 typhoon. As of Saturday 2 am ... Read More

Air Partner delivering humanitarian aid

editor editor- December 19, 2018

Air Partner delivers relief goods and humanitarian aid to those in need throughout the year. Read More

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

HK Express throttles up summer service

editor editor- March 16, 2017

HK Express is Hong Kong’s first and only low-cost carrier, bringing competition to the Hong Kong market and surrounding region. Read More

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

CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2016

Yes, it's part of the United States of America, but it's 10 time hours and more than 20 hours travel ... Read More

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

Typhoon Koppu bringing life-threatening flooding, winds to Philippines

editor editor- October 17, 2015

Typhoon Koppu will put lives and property across Luzon Island of the Philippines in danger through early next week. Read More

Twin typhoons churn toward Taiwan, Japan, Korean peninsula

editor editor- August 18, 2015

Goni and Atsani both became typhoons over the weekend and will strengthen further in the coming days, as one or ... Read More

Typhoon Dolphin to slam Guam with destructive winds, flooding Friday

editor editor- May 15, 2015

Residents of Guam should be making final preparations as strengthening Typhoon Dolphin will pass near the island on Friday. Read More

Entertainment line-up confirmed for Guam Micronesia Island Fair

editor editor- May 6, 2015

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) along with T-Galleria by DFS, Westin Resort Guam, and United Airlines today confirmed the entertainment ... Read More

2015 Guam Micronesia Island Fair bridges “Journey to FestPac”

editor editor- May 1, 2015

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) today announced that plans are underway and delegations from around the region are preparing for ... Read More

PATA Micronesia holds tri-annual chapter meeting in Guam

editor editor- December 15, 2014

TUMON, Guam - From across the Micronesia region, members of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Micronesia Chapter gathered for ... Read More

Tourists be aware: Typhoon warnings for Guam and Northern Mariana Islands

editor editor- October 5, 2014

Tourists and residents in Guam and the Mariana Islands should rush preparations to completion immediately and heed any instructions from ... Read More

Why Chinese tourists travel to Hawaii, Guam or Saipan

editor editor- July 31, 2014

United States Pacific Islands are new hot destinations for the lucrative Chinese outbound travel market. Read More

Iwo Jima Association of America will honor veterans at Guam reunion

editor editor- January 30, 2012

TUMON, Guam - Iwo Jima war veterans will meet on Guam for a Reunion of Honor on March 10-12, 2012. ... Read More

Russian family first to visit Guam under visa waiver program

editor editor- January 26, 2012

TUMON, Guam - On January 17, 2012, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) welcomed the first Russian visitors since the US ... Read More

Storytelling in Guam

editor editor- December 17, 2011

Like other Pacific islands, storytelling in Guam has been an important method of passing knowledge from one generation to the ... Read More

Pacific Islands Club Saipan sponsors Saipan to join ICTP

editor editor- September 6, 2011

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) today added Saipan as a destination member. Read More

Halloween attracts Asian tourists

editor editor- October 25, 2010

“Hello, we are coming for Halloween. Tell us more about that day, as we don’t have it in Japan,” a ... Read More

Russian puppets to entertain Saipan for charity

editor editor- October 18, 2010

“Gogoriki” is not a name of an exotic tropical bird. This is the English name of the most popular Russian ... Read More

The hotel that makes a difference in Micronesia

editor editor- October 1, 2010

If there was a nomination for the most sports-oriented hotel in Micronesia, the winner in this category would be Pacific ... Read More

Saipan, Tinian and Rota – hidden US treasures

editor editor- September 24, 2010

Have you ever noticed the tiny curved dots on the map paralleling west of the Marianas Trench? The Mariana Islands ... Read More

Pacific Islands Club Saipan hosts 4th annual International Point Break Challenge

editor editor- September 15, 2010

This past weekend, the Pacific Islands Club Saipan hosted the 4th Annual International Point Break Challenge, inviting recent winners from ... Read More

US House passes Rota National Park study bill

editor editor- July 14, 2010

SAIPAN, MP – The US House of Representatives today passed a bill authorizing the Interior Department to study Rota as ... Read More

Official: Casinos will not draw more tourists to Saipan

editor editor- June 24, 2010

SAIPAN, Northern Mariana Islands — Legalizing casino gambling in Saipan wouldn't necessarily draw more tourists, according to a Japan-based tourism ... Read More

Saipan tourism officials lobbying for Haneda-Saipan flights

editor editor- June 22, 2010

SAIPAN, Northern Mariana Islands - Saipan tourism officials are trying to lure Japanese airlines to fly there from Tokyo's Haneda ... Read More

Saipan airport to undergo renovations

editor editor- March 30, 2010

Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan announced today that the US Department of Transportation is providing the Commonwealth Ports Authority with ... Read More

Saipan shooting rampage suspect identified

editor editor- November 23, 2009

SAIPAN, Northern Mariana Islands — The gunman who killed four people and wounded nine in a shooting rampage on the ... Read More

US Congressman Sablan en route to Marianas as Typhoon Melor threatens

editor editor- October 3, 2009

US Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan has departed Washington and is en route to the Northern Mariana Islands to make ... Read More

US congressional delegation visits Saipan island

editor editor- August 11, 2009

A cadre’ of 6 Congresspersons are on Saipan island for a three-day, fact-finding tour this week. American Samoa Congressman Eni ... Read More

CNMI governor slams tourist drug search

editor editor- October 12, 2008

The Northern Marianas governor has slammed the treatment of 147 Chinese tourists, who were made to go through a drug ... Read More

147 Chinese tourists looking to sue after body search at Saipan airport

editor editor- October 10, 2008

Guam - A host of Chinese tourists are weighing the prospect of filing a lawsuit over an incident in Saipan, ... Read More

US airline pullout catches CAB off-guard

editor editor- June 16, 2008

MANILA, Philippines - The sudden announcement by Continental Micronesia that it would no longer provide direct flights between Manila and ... Read More