November 2018 visitor arrivals break 2016 record

December 24, 2018

Guam welcomed 132,850 visitors for the month of November, an increase of 8.6% when compared to the previous year. This year’s arrival numbers broke the 2016 record of 125,748 visitors, claiming the top November spot in Guam's tourism history.

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GVB visitor center renamed to honor Mr. Guam Tourism

December 20, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has proudly renamed its visitor center to honor one of Guam’s pioneers in the tourism industry. The Norbert “Bert” R. Unpingco Visitor Center was unveiled during a special ceremony on December 18, 2018, at the GVB headquarters along Pale San Vitores Road in Tumon.

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GVB Christmas Village to Return Dec. 17

December 6, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) invites the island community and its visitors to experience the magic of the holiday season with the return of the GVB Christmas Village on December 17, 2018, located next to Tumon Sands Plaza.

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2018 Shop Guam e-Festival offers more than 250 deals

November 13, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce it has worked with over 160 local vendors to generate more than 250 offers for the seventh annual Shop Guam e-Festival. The GVB signature event launched on Saturday, November 10, 2018, and will run through February 10, 2019.

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GVB executes three-city roadshow & sports festival in Korea

October 17, 2018

(Busan, South Korea) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and members of the island’s tourism industry completed a successful roadshow in three South Korean cities from October 10-12, 2018. The group met with over 300 travel agents in Busan, Gwangju, and Daegu, as well as airline partners, in an effort to sell Guam to new and existing agents and expand joint-marketing activities.

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TWICE to perform live on Guam on December 1st

October 11, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce it has partnered with MBC, one of Korea’s top broadcasting networks, to produce and broadcast a music event on Guam featuring five (5) top K-Pop groups including TWICE, Supernova, JBJ95, ELRIS and Mighty Mouth.

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Shop Guam expands into year-long campaign

September 4, 2018

Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce the return of Shop Guam. In its 7th year, the GVB signature event will evolve into a year-long campaign identified by four promotional seasons – fall, winter, spring, and summer.

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GVB to reorganize Japan operations in FY19

September 3, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has announced that its Board of Directors and management have decided to reorganize the current operations of the Bureau’s Japan Office. GVB’s Japan operations will transition to an outsourced marketing representative, which is the current model used for all offices representing Guam in its source markets.

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Guam Eco Wave Art Exhibition opens in Korea

August 8, 2018

(Seoul, South Korea) A Guam-inspired art exhibition is now on full display in one of South Korea’s largest department stores. The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and Lotte Department Store launched the “Guam Eco Wave” exhibition at the store’s Yeongdeungpo Gallery in Seoul on August 1.

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2018 HERO Award Winners Announced

July 27, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) – The Guam Visitors Bureau and the Guam Hotel and Restaurant Association announced the 2018 HERO (Hospitality Employees are Outstanding) Awards winners today at the annual award ceremony held at the Hyatt Regency Guam.

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Guam-inspired artwork to be featured in Korea

July 23, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will have a major art exhibition with Lotte Department Store in Korea that will feature the work of local artist Dr. Judy Flores, as well as three artists from Korea that visited Guam in May.

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Guam shows strong presence at two travel shows in Korea

June 21, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and its tourism partners recently returned from promoting the island at the annual Hana Tour International Show held in KINTEX, Seoul from June 7 - 10, 2018 and Korea World Travel Fair (KOTFA) held in COEX, Seoul from June 14 – 17, 2018.

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GVB announces RFI to determine public interest in cruise ship industry

May 25, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB), a non-stock, non-profit membership corporation, has announced it has released a Request for Information (RIF) to determine public interest and the desired direction that public policymakers may take relative to the development, management, and operation of a cruise ship industry on Guam.

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Manila to experience #instaGuam Fair in June

May 23, 2018

(Manila, Philippines) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will be hosting the first ever “#instaGuam Fair” in Manila to promote Guam as the closest U.S. destination for travelers from the Philippines. This three-day event will take place from June 1-3, 2018 at High Street in Bonifacio Global City (BGC).

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GVB donates books to GDOE on FestPac

May 23, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and Guam Department of Education (GDOE) have teamed up to share well-documented images of the biggest cultural event in Guam’s modern history with students at the island’s public schools.

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China Airlines to add a 5th flight from Taiwan to Guam

March 22, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) Taiwan visitors will soon have more flight options to Guam. China Airlines, the only carrier with direct service to Guam from the Taipei Taoyuan International Airport (TPE), announced it would increase its flight frequency to five times weekly, effective March 25, 2018.

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GVB launches #InstaGuam theme for Visit Guam 2018 campaign

January 2, 2018

(Tumon, Guam) The Guam Visitors Bureau is proud to announce the launch of its new Visit Guam 2018 campaign. With powder sand beaches, striking sunsets, and stunning vistas, Guam is the perfect instant vacation destination to make moments and memories that can be shared on social media. This is all part of the exciting Visit Guam 2018 theme of “#InstaGuam.”

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