Yearly Archives: 2016

The Oft-Overlooked Heart of Vietnam

Once relatively unfrequented by travelers from the ‘global west’, Vietnam has burst onto the 21st century travel scene as one of the most enchanting and beautiful destinations in the Eastern hemisphere. The most heavily-traveled and densely-populated areas of Vietnam are the Red River Delta in the north– home to the […]

Japan – Entering a Nature Lover’s Paradise

Japan is a country well-known for its remarkably distinct beauty in each of the four seasons, and its northernmost island possesses some of the best examples of year-round natural beauty to be found nationwide. Our Hokkaido Island tour programs only operate once per season and are specifically designed to explore […]

Super Value Tours Wins Gold in Annual Magellan Awards

We are very proud to announce that Super Value Tours has been recognized by the industry-leading travel publication Travel Weekly in their annual Magellan Awards! For our work on two of our promotional videos we have been given two gold-rank awards in the ‘Tour Operators’ category. We are honored by Travel Weekly’s recognition […]

Sapporo Snow Festival : Celebrating 68 Years of Winter

The Sapporo Snow Festival is one of the major tourist attractions on the island of Hokkaido, the northernmost island of Japan, and attracts millions of visitors from around the globe every year. The festival features some of the world’s largest and most elaborate snow and ice sculptures, some over 50 feet tall […]

Download our Free Taipei Tips! 1

Taiwan’s capital city has been described as “deceptively wonderful.” The city offers everything from top museums to night markets to adorned temples. While we always include the city’s must see and do activities on our guided tours, we have often have several guests extending their stay in Taipei to explore on […]

Super Value Tours Awarded Taiwan Tourism Award

Good news! Super Value Tours has been awarded a 2016 Taiwan Tourism Award. Our CEO accepted the award in Taipei yesterday.Here’s a photo from the event: Taiwan’s visitor arrivals passed the 10 million mark in 2015 and the Taiwan Tourism Bureau recognized Super Value Tours’ contributions to the tourism industry. […]

Download our Free ‘Tokyo Tips’ Guide!

Tokyo is one of the best cities in the world to explore. While we always include the city’s best sites and activities on our tours, we often have travelers extending their stay in Tokyo to explore independently. For this reason, we’ve put together a quick guide for independent travelers in Tokyo. Download […]

How to Take the Airport Limousine Bus in Tokyo 1

If you’re arriving early in Tokyo on your own before joining one of our Japan tours, the first transportation you will need will be from the airport to Tokyo. Narita Airport is about 1.5 hours outside central Tokyo. One of the easiest and most convenient ways to get to the city is the Airport Limousine […]

Taste of Summer!

We LOVE to eat, so we take food very seriously! One of the best parts of our work is finding the best foods in each destination and sharing them with guests on our tours. Japan in summer time is warm, there’s no doubt about that. However, the warm weather also […]

3 Aboriginal Experiences in Taiwan

Before the influx of Dutch, Portuguese, Chinese, and many other foreign influence in Taiwan, the indigenous peoples of Taiwan lived on the island. The indigenous peoples of Taiwan are Austronesian peoples, with linguistic and genetic ties to other Austronesian ethnic groups, including those of the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Madagascar and Oceania. Taiwan […]