Guest Interview: Travel & Adventure Show Contest Winner

Today’s featured guest, Eric Blackmon, a seasoned independent traveler, was the lucky winner of our Los Angeles Travel and Adventure show giveaway contest. Mr. Blackmon chose our Golden China 8-day tour as his prize. Enjoy our below interview to learn about his insights on traveling with Super Value Tours and […]

Enhance Your 2019 Japan Cruise With A Land-Tour

Have you booked your cruise to Japan? Wonderful! Now, consider extending your trip with one of our award-winning Japan land-tours. For an unforgettable prelude or grand finale to your holiday, combine your cruise with an enriching land vacation that reveals the hidden treasures and highlights of Japan. Below we’ve listed […]

What A Month In Japan Looks Like With Robert Ono 2

After retiring in 2013, Robert Ono began travel writing and has been doing it ever since. He’s traveled to all 7 continents and has no plans of slowing down. We’re honored to be featured in his blog and we look forward to seeing him on his next great adventure – […]

The Art of A Geisha

  With only 200 geisha remaining in Japan, the chances of crossing paths with one, let alone meeting one, are slim. That’s not to say you won’t get lucky while visiting Kyoto’s Gion district, the hometown for geisha, but an encounter with one should be special and pre-planned. These elusive […]

Matryoshka Madness

  Matryoskha, the doll of many names. You may know them also as Russian nesting dolls, stacking dolls, secret dolls, babushak, etc. – the list goes on and on. Whichever name they go by, they are synonymous with Russian folk art and culture.  These wooden dolls contain a set of […]

Why the Great Wall is worth seeing Twice

THE. GREAT. WALL. Even the name is impressive. Stretching over 13,000 miles long, the Great Wall of China is one of the world’s most unforgettable and not-to-be-missed travel experiences. Stoic watchtowers, serpentine walkways, and outstanding views: these are some of the things that may come to mind when thinking about […]

Our Guests Are Amazing!

One of the best things about our job is having the chance to host and meet a diverse range of people from all different backgrounds and talents. Time and again, we are always so impressed by our guests. Today, we want to share some beautiful illustrations created by Joann, a […]

Guest Interview: A Seasoned Traveler’s Tour Experience

Last year, we attended the Bay Area Travel and Adventure Expo ready to give away a free Japan Kanto Tour to one lucky winner. While at the show, Mr. Mothi Krishna happened across our booth and decided to enter his name into our drawing… Little did he know, luck was […]


In this day and age, the internet is widely accepted as the standard repository of all knowledge and wisdom for our species– but there are some things that are still truly ‘un-google-able’. Through years of practice, determination, and passion for travel, we’ve built our expertise about international travel planning into […]

2017 Taiwan Tourism Festival

Super Value Tours Awarded 2016 Taiwan Tourism Award

We have exciting news to share – we’ve been honored with the 2016 Taiwan Tourism Award! Esther Lin, General Manager of our Canada office accepted the award in Taipei on Feb 9th, 2017. Here’s a photo from the event:   Taiwan’s visitor arrivals passed the 10 million mark in 2016 and […]