MORE MAINLAND VISITS TO TAIWAN

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(0118 CR M12)MORE MAINLAND VISITS TO TAIWANDATELINE: Jan. 18, 2012LENGTH: 00:01:35CATEGORY:CULTUREVOSOTChinese Taiwan received more visitors from the mainland in 2011 thanks to a further open cross-Strait tourism market.According to data released by the State Council's Taiwan Affairs Office on Tuesday, the island saw 1.84 million mainland visitors, up 11 percent year on year.Among them, more than 1.25 million were tourists. For mainland tourists, the well-conserved traditional Chinese culture on the island is the most attractive.SOUNDBITE(CHINESE) QIN LIJIA, MAINLAND TOURIST"I feel nostalgic and relaxed when visiting Taiwan. There are a lot of culture industries there, including scenic spots and museums. It is filled with culture atmosphere."But individual mainland tourists are allowed to stay in Taiwan up to 15 days only.Many tourists complained about the restriction, saying that is not enough.SOUNDBITE(CHINESE) XUE WEITING, MAINLAND TOURIST"The time I have spent in Taiwan was too sho
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