by Krystal Paco
Guam - According to the Guam Visitors Bureau, the island welcomed over 106,000 visitors for December 1 through 29. That's a 1.6% growth when compared to the same period the previous year.
Calendar year-to-date data shows Guam welcomed more than 27,000 more visitors compared to 2012. That's a 2.1% increase pushing total arrivals for 2013 over 1.3 million.
Meanwhile, GVB also notes a rise in Russia arrivals thanks to Avia Charters and their commitment to two direct charter flights a week from Russia to Guam until March 2014.