Salon Dialogue at the 2019 Spa Conference. Photo by correspondent
China News Network Guangdong News December 21 (Reporter Cheng Jingwei) The "2019 Hot Spring Conference" was recently held in Fogang, Qingyuan. Fogang County Magistrate Cai Xudong said at the meeting that Fogang has recently joined the "Five Districts Pi County" tourism combination with Huadu District, Conghua District, Zengcheng District, Qingcheng District, and Qingxin District of Bozhou City to create the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. Ecotourism cooperation zone.
Cai Xudong pointed out that Fogang has a 50,000-mu forest park. It will take 5 years to build the largest "forest hot spring" in the country and the world, and gather more popularity, wealth and blessings. Fogang should use the construction of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and Shenzhen's leading socialist demonstration zone with Chinese characteristics, the integration of Guangzhou-Qingdao, especially the northern Guangdong ecological zone, and the radiating power of Baiyun Airport and the expressway to build a "Guangfo Industrial Park" .
Qingyuan Deputy Mayor Lei Yuchun said that according to the development requirements of Guangdong's "one nuclear, one belt and one zone", Qingyuan is currently promoting transformation and development, positioning for green development, allowing Qingyuan to achieve ecological priority and high-quality development, and promoting rural revitalization through tourism.
More than 300 people including experts and scholars attended the conference, discussing the topics of "Innovation, Integration, and Development" as the theme of the development of tourism in the era of cultural tourism and integration into the economic cluster of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
The "2019 Hot Spring Conference" was recently held in Fogang, Qingyuan. Photo by correspondent
Strategic consulting expert Wang Zhigang said that China's hot spring industry needs to advance from 1.0 and 2.0 to the 3.0 era, and how to guide people to go to the high end needs to improve quality and expand capacity in terms of scale, functionality, service facilities and management. Zhang Tian of Guangdong Hotel Industry Association said that the hot spring industry also needs to continue to dig deeper into local culture, merge local culture with hot spring culture, and at the same time be more refined.
The conference showcased the rich folk culture and rich intangible cultural heritage of the Qingyuan Buddha Gang. Provincial intangible cultural heritage protection projects "Tofu Festival" and "Dance by Lions" all have hundreds of years of history. (Finish)