CHENGDU: “Pakistan is a beautiful country and I am excited to visit the country and explore the sights and sounds of its vibrant and resilient cities, Trevor James, world famous vlogger said in a meeting with Pakistan Consul General in Chinese city of Chengdu.
“Pakistanis are known for their love of food, large-heartedness, and their generosity. During my one-month trip to the country I will have chance to discover its richness and amazing power of its cuisine”, he told CG Muhammad Mudassir Tipu.
The Consul General warmly welcomed Trevor and his wife Ms. Ting Ting to Pakistan Mission and hoped that the couple’s trip to Pakistan will be a memorable one and will also open-up new vistas of co-operation in the realm of cultural, social, and people-to-people ties.
Trevor will be one of the keynote speakers at the Pakistan Tourism Summit 2019, being held in Islamabad from 2-3 April, 2019.
Mudassir Tipu, in the meeting, underscored that Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, and his government was deeply committed to promote tourism in Pakistan and was extending special incentives to the tourists, from all walks and hews of life, to visit Pakistan and enjoy the country’s inescapable beauty.
He added that in recent months tourism in Pakistan has flourished incredibly and that many tourism companies based in southwest of China were planning to send tourism delegations to Pakistan.
This week a 13-member group of tourists from Yunnan was visiting Pakistan and a group of 80-tourists , from Chengdu , was planning to enter Pakistan through a caravan of motorcars in May this year.
Trevor, appreciating Pakistan government’s efforts to promote tourism, underlined that during his visit to Pakistan he will visit Karachi, Lahore, and some other major cities and will love to walk through both the romantic and the rambunctious food streets of Lahore which he heard were populated with food-lover Lahoris.
Trevor stressed he wished to eat paraths, nehari, halwa puris, and nan chanas of Pakistan.
Trever owns The Food Ranger You Tube Channel with over 1.5 million subscribers and has accumulated over 200 million views so far. It is able to get around 400,000 views per day from a wide variety of sources. He has two million followers on the Facebook. Trevor lives in Chengdu, China where he vlogs about his food experiences and different cultures while in Asia and has filmed street food and local cuisine in China, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand.