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223 Enjoy summer evenings at Gyeongbokgung Palace imagefile 71 Jun 15, 2017 11:41
Seoul's beautiful Gyeongbokgung Palace will be open in the evening from June 14 to 29, giving visitors a chance to sample some court cuisine and to listen to some traditional gugak music. (Cultural Herit...  
222 Trip to Nami Island imagefile 82 Jun 13, 2017 16:21
Today we would like to bring you to Nami Som. Nami Island is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Korea because of its unique atmosphere and for being the scenario of popular K-Dramas. You ...  
221 Weekend in Jeju, suggested itinerary imagefile 240 May 30, 2017 16:54
WHEN? Jeju is a wonderful island, therefore the best season to visit Jeju is summer. However, spring and fall are good too, especially regarding of the climate which is very moderate during these two seaso...  
220 Weekend in Busan, suggested itinerary imagefile 255 May 25, 2017 16:19
WHEN? Since it is a city near the sea, the ideal time to visit Busan is certainly summer. Fall and spring are also great, in fact during these seasons the weather is very nice. If you go in early Sep...  
219 Incheon, Chinatown. imagefile 258 May 16, 2017 15:16
Incheon is one of the biggest cities in South Korea and is mainly known for its international airport and for being one of the most important trading ports of the peninsula. However, Incheon also...  
218 Korean Empire proclamation reenacted at Deoksugung imagefile 202 May 11, 2017 10:06
During a reenactment of Emperor Gojong's coronation ceremony, in Deoksugung Palace's Junghwajeon Hall on May 1, a group of government officials (in red) present the jinpyomun (진표문, 進表文) scrolls t...  
217 Ihwa Mural Village imagefile 213 May 08, 2017 16:24
This time we would like to suggest you another popular touristic destination in Seoul, the Ihwa Mural Village. Even though Ihwa is not far from the center of the city, when you are strolling around its ...  
216 ‘Welcome to Joseon’ Feftival imagefile 204 May 04, 2017 13:58
The 'Welcome to Joseon' festival gives festival-goers a chance to feel the thrills of a tightrope performance at the Korean Folk Village on May 1. “A time capsule.” This is what might come across ...  
215 'A life with Buddha's mindset' imagefile 212 May 04, 2017 13:50
The Ven. Jaseung, president of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism, delivers an address during the Dharma Ceremony for the Buddha's Birthday, at Seoul's Jogyesa Temple on May 3. The Dharma Ceremony ...  
214 Hiking on Ansan mountain imagefile 225 May 02, 2017 17:03
Today we would like to suggest you another relaxing destination to spend your weekends or free afternoons at. We are talking about Ansan, a little mountain above Sinchon. This glimpse of nature in t...  
213 Royal Culture Festival brings back Korean royal ceremonies imagefile 230 Apr 27, 2017 15:11
Gojong’s formal reception of diplomatic envoys will be reenacted in the Jeonggwanehon Pavilion at Deoksugung Palace in Seoul from May 2 to 7. The Royal Culture Festival, which celebrates court ritual...  
212 Strolling at Ilsan Lake Park imagefile 216 Apr 25, 2017 15:38
Spring has definitely arrived! With this nice weather nobody wants to spend free afternoons or weekends at home! Why not going for a relaxing stroll near the lake? Today we would like to introduce ...  
211 Sooreung, hiking through Korean history imagefile 244 Apr 19, 2017 14:26
Are you looking forward to spending a relaxing weekend away from the city? In a place where you can go hiking and at the same time learning something new about Korean history? Then So’oreung (서오릉) ...  
210 Science museum hosts April fair imagefile 224 Apr 06, 2017 14:04
The National Science Museum will host its Spring, Science Day festival as part of events to mark the government's official 'Month of Science' this April. April has been officially designated a...  
209 Pyeongchang, Olympic city of winter festivities imagefile 252 Feb 10, 2017 10:50
Visitors can go ice-fishing for trout at the annual Pyeongchang Trout Festival, on the frozen Odaecheon River in Jinbu-myeon Town in Pyeongchang, Gangwon-do Province. The snow-capped city of Pye...  
208 American, French novels set in Korea imagefile 540 Dec 12, 2016 11:05
Two non-Korean novels have embraced the look, smell and emotions of Korea. One is written by an author from the U.S. and the other by an author from France. Their novels have one aspect in com...  
207 Seoul exudes last-minute autumn vibes imagefile 684 Nov 18, 2016 10:32
Hikers take a stroll during their lunch break on Nov. 16 around Samcheong Park, colored in yellow and red with its autumn leaves. The trail starts at the Changuimun Gate, one of the eight gates of ...  
206 Global youth rediscovers Korea imagefile 812 Jul 07, 2016 14:08
The Cheongchuninmun Nonjangpan (청춘인문 논장판), or “Exploring Korean Humanities Together,” a yearly series of performances and competitions where groups of university students from around the world gat...  
205 Wonderful Korea imagefile 1218 Feb 25, 2016 13:51
Around the world, there are many towers that rise from the landscape as a symbol. For instance, if one goes to Paris, they will obviously visit the Eiffel Tower because the tower itself represents ...  
204 Paper power – The remarkable diversity of Korean Hanji 1038 Feb 16, 2016 11:05
They say that the pen is mightier than the sword. But without paper we would all be lost. In Korea, the latter is particularly true. Hanji is a type of paper unique to Korea. It is formed using th...  

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