Thursday, October 18, 2018
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Eulji-ro Nogari Alley hopes to go global

In Seoul, there's a place called the Euljiro Nogari Alley, tucked away behind exit 4 of Eulji-ro 3-ga Station, where people can enjoy draft...
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Enjoy the summertime on Jeju in July

Jeju Island's Woljeongri Beach serves up some serenely sumptuous scenery. (Korea.net DB) By Lee Kyoung Mi and Lee Hana If you're planning a trip to Jeju Island this July...

#HANAGo – How to get to N Seoul Tower

Hi, I'm Hana. Do you have a question about Korea? If so, just ask and I'll go! #HANAGo! I'm here to answer your questions, and enjoy...
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Jeonggangwon, a traditional Hanok compound that serves some traditional Korean food, is located in Pyeongchang, Gangwon-do Province. (Korea Tourism Organization) By Kim Young Deok and Kim Young Shin The...
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Korean musicals delight Japanese audiences

The Korea Tourism Organization promotes Korean performances to crowds in Kobe in March. (Korea Tourism Organization) By Min Yea-Ji and Kim Young Shin  Popular Korean musicals and shows will...
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Team Korea gets set for World Cup

The send-off ceremony for the national soccer team as it heads to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia is held at Seoul Plaza...
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More visitors welcomed at shrine for royal mothers

The Daebingung Shrine (대빈궁, 大嬪宮), one of the seven shrines commemorating seven Joseon royal mothers located inside the Cheong Wa Dae complex, houses the...
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Alipay now available for Korean shows

The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) will launch a promotion campaign for Korean shows and concerts from May 15 to June 30 that makes use...
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Photo contest shows beauty of Korea

The grand prize is awarded to Kim Jae-hyun’s ‘Winding Through Fall Foliage’ at the 45th Korea Tourism Photo Contest in 2017. By Min Yea-Ji and Hahm Hee-eun Photos =...
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Seoul offers free e-sports tour to international fans

The city of Seoul launches test operations of a free e-sports tour for international tourists. The photo above shows the S-Plex Center, an e-sports...
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Seoul gov’t launches more tourism programs

The Seoul Metropolitan Government is hosting a range of events to celebrate the 2018 Spring Welcome Week for World Tourists, which falls between April...
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Survey shows great satisfaction with PyeongChang

PyeongChang Olympic fans have been satisfied with their time in the country. Pictured is a non-Korean family who came to Gangneung in Gangwon-do Province...
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Take a family trip to must-visit spots near Panmunjeom

Some 3,000 pinwheels representing peace stand atop Pinwheel Hill at the Imjingak Pyeonghwa-Nuri Park in Paju, Gyeonggi-do Province. By Jung Joo-ri and Kim Young Shin Photos = Korea Tourism...
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Enjoy your spring break with ancient family clan recipes

Joseon scholar Jeong Yeo-chang’s (정여창, 鄭汝昌) (1450-1504), head of the main clan in Gaepyeong Village in Hamyang, Gyeongsangnam-do Province, would offer up to guests...
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1330 Korea Travel Hotline offers free service around the globe

The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) started to offer a toll-free travel hotline accessible anywhere around the world via a smartphone app on March 19....
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Stroll through spring’s petal-laden paths

Each April, Jeju Island's fields turn bright yellow as canola flowers come into bloom. Pictured is a field of canola near Sanbangsan Mountain. (Jeju...
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K-pop stars to attend Paralympic festival

During the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games, visitors will have a chance to enjoy some fan meet-and-greets, concerts and festivals featuring a range of...
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Olympic tourists, athletes forge unforgettable memories with Korea

German athletes have fun taking photos with the Olympic rings at an outdoor square in front of Gyeongpo Beach in Gangwon-do Province on Feb....
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Gangneung Station becomes new Olympic attraction

With more than 20,000 daily users, Gangneung Station has become the gateway to the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games and a new attraction for...
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Visit PyeongChang with convenient, handy app

The official ‘Go PyeongChang’ mobile app for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games helps visitors to reach Olympic venues in the fastest...

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