"Place where General Secretary Xi Jinping inspected"Chaozhou has great prospects, and cultural tourism is in the ascendant
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entral Committee and President of the People's Republic of China, inspected Chaozhou on October 12. After that, many citizens and tourists came to feel the atmosphere at that time. "Can you take pictures for us? It's in this place where the General Secretary visited." When the reporter visited Paifang Street, a famous scenic spot in Xiangqiao District, Chaozhou City, Ms. Wang, a distant tourist asked."That day, the General Secretary walked along Dongmen Street all the way, at this intersection, surrounded by crowds." Ms Zeng, the owner of Shipai Snack Bar, pointed to the place where the crowds gathered and recalled, "It was about 4 o'clock in the afternoon, we didn't know that he would come here. We were so excited after seeing him all of a sudden, we didn't know what to say, we just shouted ‘General Secretary, how are you’. The general secretary spoke to everyone, and we kept applauding. "Ms Zeng never thought that she would meet General Secretary at the door of her own shop. "The interaction between General Secretary and everyone is very natural, just like a family. Everyone followed him until he got in the car and left. He also waved goodbye to everyone and said before getting in the car that he would try the Chaozhou beef hot pot next time. The people around laughed."Ms Zeng said frankly that her family has been operating a Chaozhou snack bar in the ancient city of Chaozhou for many years. "I was inspiring when General Secretary said he like Chaozhou cuisine. It will definitely have a positive impact on the development of Chaozhou cuisine and Chaozhou tourism, and make Chaozhou better and better!"Zhuangmin, the owner of Penglai Tea House on Dongmen Street, has been operating a shop in the ancient city of Chaozhou for 30 years and has witnessed the development and changes of the ancient city. He said that General Secretary's visit to Chaozhou is an inspiration to the people of Chaozhou and it also allows everyone to see the prospects for the development of Chaozhou. In recent years, the development of Chaozhou tourism has been vigorous, the government has paid attention to it, the industry has been regulated, and the city's appearance and environmental sanitation have become better and better. "We should better promote Chaozhou, relevant departments of government, all walks of life, and the general public work together to develop Chaozhou tourism and Chaozhou economy."In recent years, Chaozhou has deeply tapped the traditional cultural potential of the ancient city, conserved and activated the cultural resources of the ancient city, made every effort to promote the integrated development of the cultural tourism industry, and created a "tide flavor" ancient city cultural tourism industry. At the same time, it has actively implemented the "tourism +" strategy and promoted the "country + tourism", "Tourism + Gourmet", "Tourism + Research" and "Tourism + Industry" polymorphism integration, and adhere to the equal emphasis on construction and management, improve global tourism, supporting facilities, tourism guidelines, and strive to improve the level of tourism development management.Last year, Chaozhou was awarded the "Cultural and Tourism Integration Characteristic Innovation Demonstration City"; this year, the Chaozhou Ancient City Cultural Tourism Zone was recommended by the province as a national cultural relic protection and utilization demonstration zone, becoming the only recommended city in the province. In 2019, the city received 26,294,700 tourists from home and abroad, an increase of 31%. The city's tourism revenue was 39.825 billion yuan, an increase of 30%, and the cultural tourism industry in Chaozhou was in the ascendant.