Taiwanese tourists head to Busan The Taiwanese soap opera ‘Marry Me or Not’ (必娶女人) was filmed at major tourist spots in Busan. (‘Marry Me or Not’ Facebook profile) By Xu Aiying and Kim Young Shin More and more Taiwanese tourists are coming to Busan after seeing TV shows and movies filmed in Busan.…
Changgyeonggung Palace will once again be open to visitors in the evening! The palace is usually only open until 6:30 p.m. However, from May 21 to June 3 it will be open additionally from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., except on Mondays when the palace is closed.
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Seoul’s northeastern Jungnang-gu District (중랑구) is host to thousands of roses blossoms and to a spectacular 5.15-kilometer rose tunnel every May.
The Gyeonggi International Ceramics Biennale, held every odd year since 2001, brings ceramicists from over 70 nations and their art works to festival sites across Gyeonggi-do Province.
‘Welcome to Joseon’ As part of the ‘Welcome to Joseon’ festival at the Korean Folk Village in Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do Province, the ‘Birthday Party for the Village Governor’ show amuses visitors on May 1. By Kim Young-ah and Sohn JiAe Photos= Kim Young-ah May 1, 2017 | Yongin “A time capsule.” This is…
National parks offer fresh spring break Odaesan National Park in Gangwon-do Province, which will host the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games next year, gives park-goers a chance to stroll down trails lined with thick fir trees and to enjoy a breath of fresh air, on May 5. (Odaesan National Park) By…
Icheon-si in Gyeonggi-do Province, a city famous for its pottery ever since the Bronze Age, is hosting a yearly ceramics festival where the city will present some of the country’s most beautiful ceramic arts, such as traditional celadon, white porcelain, gray blue buncheong celadon, and some more modern designs, too.
The Royal Culture festival will be held across Seoul’s four royal Joseon palaces — Gyeongbokgung Palace, Changdeokgung Palace, Changgyeonggung Palace and Deoksugung Palace — and the Jongmyo Shrine.