The Best winter countryside destinations

Best winter countryside destinations Nestled in the Korean countryside are villages that exude the kind of warmth and generosity that can only be felt in close-knit rural communities. On Nov. 24, the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs announced its top nine rural travel destinations for the winter, featuring…

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Singaporean tourists enjoy Haeparang Trail

Singaporean tourists enjoy Haeparang Trail A group of Singaporean tourists appreciate the scenic views off into the East Sea on Nov. 29 as they walk along the Haeparang Trail, the country’s longest series of walking trails. They’re participating in a group tour that follows in the footsteps of Singaporean Prime…

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Seven reasons to visit Busan

Seven reasons to visit Busan Busan is one of my favorite cities in Korea. For those of you who might not be familiar with the place, I’ve compiled a list, below, to explain to you why Busan is awesome. 1. Food, food, food! This was actually the first thing that…

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Yeosu: Korea’s southern paradise

Yeosu: Korea’s southern paradise Located in the heart of Namhaean, or the south coast of the Korean Peninsula, the city of Yeosu in Jeollanam-do (South Jeolla Province) is known for its clean and beautiful water. The name of the city comes from two words:yeo, meaning beauty, and su, meaning water.  Beyond Yeosu…

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West Gold Train takes you to Gunsan

West Gold Train takes you to Gunsan Korail’s newly launched West Gold Train line runs along the West Coast and through Gunsan in North Jeolla Province, one of its seven destinations. Gunsan is nestled on the north edge of the Okgubando Peninsula, a jut of land defined by the Geumgang…

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