News Releases

Guam asks the world to Give Us A Moment in new awareness campaign

April 28, 2020

(Tumon, Guam) – The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has launched a new awareness campaign that extends Guam’s Håfa Adai spirit to the world while encouraging everyone, including the island community and visitors in source markets, to stay home and stay safe. The campaign asks visitors to Give Us A Moment (#GUAM) as the island comes through the COVID-19 crisis.

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GVB Sidewalk Cleaning Project Underway

February 27, 2020

(Tumon, Guam) As part of its mission to develop Guam as a safe and satisfying destination, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has started work on its Sidewalk Cleaning Project to improve the appearance and safety of the pedestrian corridor along Pale San Vitores Road.

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Visitor Safety Officers recognized for outstanding achievements

February 21, 2020

(Hagåtña, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) recognized the achievements of its Visitor Safety Officers (VSOs) at a small award ceremony on February 19, 2020 at the Government House in Agana Heights. The VSOs were also supported and thanked by Governor Lou Leon Guerrero, GVB Board Chairman P. Sonny Ada and Visitor Safety and Satisfaction Chairman Sam Shinohara.

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GVB unveils newest mural at Guam Congress Building

February 20, 2020

(Hagåtña, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) unveiled the fifth mural in the series of its Public Art Display Program at the Guam Congress Building in Hagåtña. The newest mural is located on the walkway of the Guam Congress Building. The street art gives an illusion of the walkway breaking open to reveal the sea life of the Marianas Trench.

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JATA teams up with GVB to stimulate Gen Z overseas travel

November 27, 2019

(Tumon, Guam) The Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA) is working with the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) to stimulate the next generation of overseas travelers from Japan to Guam. Called “JATA Project: My First Overseas Experience at 20,” the initiative focuses specifically on Gen Z travelers.

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Guam shines bright at Tourism EXPO Japan

November 14, 2019

(Osaka, Japan) Guam showed a strong presence at what is called the world’s biggest tourism event -Tourism EXPO Japan 2019. This was the first year that the expo was held in Osaka after being based at the Tokyo Big Sight for many years due to preparations for the 2020 Olympics.

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Over 200 offers available in eighth year of Shop Guam e-Festival

November 7, 2019

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce that 142 local businesses are taking part in the eighth annual Shop Guam e-festival, providing 208 special offers to island residents and visitors. The GVB signature event launches on Thursday, November 10, 2019, and will run through Thursday, February 10, 2019.

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Guam Visitors Bureau seeks Tourism Destination Marketing Representation Services in the Philippines

October 8, 2019

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB), a public, non-stock, non-profit membership corporation, has issued a Request for Proposal (“RFP”) soliciting proposals from established marketing companies to act as GVB’s TOURISM DESTINATION MARKETING REPRESENTATION SERVICES THE PHILIPPINES to assist GVB in promoting Guam tourism and achieving visitor arrival goals in the Philippines.

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Over 123K visitors welcomed to Guam in June

July 25, 2019

(Tumon, Guam) Coming off a record-breaking tourism month in May, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has announced that 123,258 visitors were welcomed to the island in June 2019, which generated over $21 million in government revenue.

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TripAdvisor to present on travel trends at Travel Talks Summit

July 17, 2019

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is excited to announce that TripAdvisor will participate in the upcoming #instaGuam Travel Talks Digital Global Summit on August 14. As the world’s largest travel site, TripAdvisor aims to support the travel industry across the globe to better understand the power of reviews.

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It’s BBQ Block Party time!

July 4, 2019

(Tumon, Guam) — The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) announced the festivities planned for the 7th Annual Pleasure Island Guam BBQ Block Party taking place on Saturday, July 6, 2019 from 5:30 – 10 p.m. at Pleasure Island in Tumon.

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