World Travel Online

World Travel Online

Home > News >
Unique Caribbean Travel at 2007 World Travel Fair Shanghai
Unique Caribbean Travel at 2007 World Travel Fair Shanghai


Mrs. Hyatt, the deputy ambassador of Jamaica Embassy
 was talking with Mr. Ding from CBN Travel

Jamaica Tourist Board and Puerto Rico Tourism Company, together with World Travel Online, demonstrated “Unique Caribbean Travel” at 2007 World Travel Fair Shanghai which opened up on March 22nd and closed on March 25th. Meanwhile, Mrs Hyatt, the deputy ambassador of Jamaica Embassy, and Mrs. Yolanda Figueroa and Mr. Jose Iturregui from Puerto Rico Tourism Company, had attended the WTF Open Ceremony as well as Outbound Travel Forum, Dinner Reception and other important events held during WTF as honored VIP guests.

Fruitful Trade days

During trade days, the first 2 days of WTF, the Caribbean stand had received many professionals, hosted buyers from main Chinese tour operators and business companies. Officials from Jamaica Tourist Board and Puerto Rico Tourism Company, with the assistance of World Travel Online, had in-depth discussion, with nearly 30 tour operators from Shanghai or near regions and main cities of China, on some important issues like programs, infrastructure and visa application.


Mrs. Hyatt was talking with an interested Chinese tour operator

A managing director from China Supreme Harmony Travel Service said, Caribbean area not only had great tourism resource but also well-developed experience of traveler reception. It was a good tourism choice both for travelers groups and business groups.  

On the other side, CTS Shanghai was preparing to promote a Caribbean Cruise programs.

Mrs. Yolanda Figueroa, who was from Puerto Rico Tourism Company, told the reporter, Puerto Rico could be regarded as the first stop for Chinese travelers to tour Caribbean area as its central location and transfer convenience to other Caribbean destinations.


Officials from Puerto Rico Tourism Company 
was  discussing bussiness with a Chinese tour operator

Great interests and expectation on public days

The unique Caribbean Travel is not strange to Chinese audience and travel fans. On the very first day of public days, Caribbean stand received consultancy and enquiries from thousands of audience.


The attractive Caribbean stand received consultancy
and enquiries from thousands of audience


Mrs Hyatt, Deputy Embassador of Jamaica Embassy
was interviewed by a Shanghai local media

Regarding to the Chinese great interests to Caribbean travel, Jamaica Tourist Board, together with several professional ground service companies and chain vacation villages like Couple Resorts and SuperClubs, brought to Chinese travelers the special honeymoon tour, Caribbean Pirates tour, Jamaica coffee and music tour etc. Mrs. Julia Hyatt, the deputy ambassador of Jamaica Embassy, said, as the expansion of Chinese market, Jamaica would dedicate to create more tourism programs and products with diversity and uniqueness. Jamaica local tourism companies also had the capacity to arrange the whole Caribbean tour besides Jamaica tour.

WorldTravelOnline

Relevant Information

Travel Fair Review

more

Complete and Value Added Marketing Activities in China

Most cost effective E-marketing to the entire outbound travel trade:

Fam Trips and Hosted Buyers:

PR and Marketing Events:

Multi Media Reports:

Webinar Online Education Program:

Specialist Training Program: