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The old Caoling Tunnel in the Northeast corner has been revived and won the 2020 ITB Berlin Travel Show Green Tourism Destination Award-Asia Pacific Best Tourism Destination Award-

Date :2020-03-12
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The Northeast and Yilan Coast National Scenic Area Management Office (hereinafter referred to as the Northeast Cape Management Office) used the old Caoling Tunnel to preserve and revitalize the case, and won the cooperation between the ITB Berlin and the Green Destinations Foundation in the Netherlands to issue the 2020 Global Top 10 The Green Destination-Sustainable Destinations Awards-2020 Best of Asia-Pacific Award was announced on March 4, 109 Berlin time. The original list was awarded at 4 pm on the same day. The award was presented at the Funkturm Auditorium of the world's largest business Berlin (ITB Berlin). The award was cancelled due to the impact of the Wuhan Pneumonia (COVID-19) epidemic. The Netherlands Green Tourism Destination Foundation will be from October 6 to 8, 109 The awards were officially presented to the winners at the 2020 Green Tourism Destination Awards Ceremony held in Bodrum, Turkey.

Last year's award categories include: ITB Earth Award, Best Culture and Community Award, Best Nature Award, Best Ecotourism Award, Best Travel Destination Award in Europe, Best Travel Destination Award in Americas, Best in Asia Pacific Destination Award, Africa Destination Award, Best City Award and Best Coast Award. The ITB Earth Award last year was won by the Republic of Palau in Taiwan, the Best City Award was won by Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, and the Best Travel Destination Award in Asia Pacific was awarded by Nepal Obtained from Bardia National Park.

This year (2020), the Northeast Corner Management Office won the award for the best tourist destination in the Asia-Pacific region with the theme “Old Train Tunnel Turns into a Bicycle Lane”, sharing that the Northeast Corner Management Office has preserved, restored and reused the bicycle lane through the old Caoling Tunnel culture. The story, and its 20-kilometer circular line extending to the coastline, allows the sightseeing line to be connected to the surrounding fishing villages. Together, it promotes the local community culture and traditional tourism practices, and allows the participating international friends to know the old Caoling Tunnel for nearly 20 years. In the development of sustainable tourism, the development of local economy and cultural environment and the sustainable development plan for the next stage of the region.

The old Caoling Tunnel was reopened after the joint efforts of all units from 1999 to 2008. The tunnel has received approximately 270,000 visitors per year in the past 10 years. While the increase in visitor numbers has brought community economic development, how to maintain tourism The balance with community life, bringing qualitative improvement to green tourism destinations, and avoiding the negative impact of over tourism will be the goal of the Northeast Cape green tourism destinations in the next stage. Beginning in 2020, the Northeast Corner Management Office will take the sustainable promotion of "business and tourism services" in the region as the goal, promote the basic norms of international sustainable tourism to the operators in the region, and coach those who wish to enter the international sustainable tourism standards. Director of the Northeast Management Office, Chen Meixiu said, "The Management Office encourages the tourism industry in the region to join the international green tourism supply chain, and follows the GSTC Global Sustainable Tourism Committee to formulate sustainable tourism guidelines. Long Earthman B & B has successively obtained the CU-GSTC hotel certification, and Fulong Bay Hyatt Hotel also obtained the BSI British Standards Association carbon emission certification in 2018. The management office will next seek cooperation with relevant international sustainable stamps to target lunches in the district. Shops, bike shops, restaurants, store showrooms, etc., promote international sustainable tourism practices and gradually improve the service quality of green tourist destinations in the Northeast Scenic Area. "

Looking forward to jointly creating an increasingly sustainable green tourist destination, allowing tourists to come to the old Caoling Tunnel in Fulong area, not only feeling the local ecological environment and cultural heritage, but also allowing tourists to rent bicycles, eat, Shopping and other places have felt the enthusiasm and efforts of regional players to jointly maintain the environment and promote culture.

Sustainable tourism is a global market trend that has gradually grown in the past decade. In 2020, it is the third year of the world ’s largest ITB Berlin to cooperate with green tourism destinations. The world ’s top ten green every year are selected by international review Tourism destinations will be presented at the Berlin Business Travel Expo. The destinations will be praised for their innovative and outstanding sustainable tourism management practices to encourage them to pursue higher quality, attractive and sustainable tourism products.

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The old Caoling Tunnel in the northeast corner has been preserved and revitalized, and won the 2020 ITB Berlin Travel Show Green Tourism Destination Award-Asia Pacific Best Tourism Destination Award-

Last Updated:2020-03-24