Recently, Wang Yue, deputy director of Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism met John Rhodes, the Mayor of Myrtle South Carolina,U.S., with Director Zhang Jing and Vice Director Liu Jingan of City Image and Market Promotion Department.
Myrtle has been chosen as the optimum beach for family holidays in the eastern coast of the U.S., offering fishing, golf, shopping, and other nightlife activities. This is the sixth time John Rhodes has visited China and he hopes to introduce unique Myrtle tourist resources to Chinese tourists.
Deputy director Wang Yue gave him a warm welcome and introduced the current situation of Beijing tourism. Also, they held discussions on direct flights between Myrtle and Beijing, tourists’ and characteristics of the two cities, along with the improvement of the tourist insurance system. Ultimately, Mr. Wang invited Myrtle to join WTCF, hoping that the tourist cooperation will be more strategic through this platform.