MACAO, July 12, 2021 / PRNewswire / – From depicting intangible cultural heritage such as Chongqing Paper cutting and dough sculpture, for the promotion of culture and tourism and performances by counties and districts … Chongqings charm landed at the 9th Macao International Travel (Industry) Expo.
The signing ceremony for the travel agency and tourism authorities of Macau and Chongqing
To facilitate cultural and tourism exchanges and tourism cooperation between Chongqing and Macau, Chongqing Culture and Tourism Week in Macau took place at the Cotai Expo, the Venetian Macau July 8th to 12th. Series activities like a special offer for Chongqing Tourism, with theatrical performances and flash mobs, has not only shown a land of natural beauty and a city with cultural appeal, but has also attracted a large number of people Macau Compatriots to visit and interact.
Chongqing Cultural Tourism Week in Macau is sponsored by the Chongqing Municipal Commission of Culture and Tourism Development and the Foreign Affairs Office of the Chongqing Municipal People’s Government. To the knowledge and understanding of tourists Chongqing and Macau, and improve media exposure and influence. It includes four promotional meetings, three cultural flash performances, the presentation of the intangible cultural heritage and raffles.
At the funding conference on 10th of July, an official from the Chongqing Municipal Commission of Culture and Tourism Development presented the overview of Chongqing Culture and tourism for the guests, including the characteristic cultural tourism resources and routes. The unmistakable urban landscape, natural landscape and folk customs of Chongqing as a mountain city, river city and sleepless city have attracted a lot of attention and recognition.
“With close exchange, especially the friendly tourism exchange, Chongqing and Macau are important tourism partners and destinations for each other. “Qin Dingbo, deputy director of the Chongqing Municipal Commission of Culture and Tourism Development, mentioned that since Air Macau resumed flights to September 2020, the number of tourists visiting each other is also recovering.
“That speaks volumes for the fact that the tourism markets of the two regions have a solid foundation and a strong resilience.” Qin said that tourism is a bridge to the spread of civilization, cultural exchanges and strengthening friendship, as well as an important engine of economic development. Chongqing and Macau will continue the friendship, strengthen the cultural and tourist exchange and cooperation between the two regions and together create an integrative, mutually beneficial and win-win future.