Rainy season in Korea

Yugyeong Jeong Precipitation during the rainy season in Korea is mainly caused by the monsoon front that stagnates across eastern Asia from east to west. During the rainy season, the amount of cloud cover increases, and the amount of insolation and sunlight decreases. Humidity and rainfall increase, resulting in persistently cloudy and rainy weather. However, […]

Transformation of old railway facilities ‘Haeundae Blueline Park’

Yugyeong Jeong Haeundae Blue Line Park is an eco-friendly redevelopment of the 4.8km old railway from Mipo to Songjeong. Along the coastline, Haeundae Beach Train and Haeundae Sky Capsule are operating. Haeundae Beach Train is a transportation and tourist train that runs round-trip from Mipo to Songjeong. Haeundae Sky Capsule is a 4-seater capsule that […]

How about a day in Nami Island?

Minjun Son 2021.06.01 Once you’ve experienced the dynamic city of Seoul, with its nonstop K-pop beat, top fashion and cutting-edge technology, combined with tradition, palaces, and temples, you might be looking to explore farther afield. Nami Island might satisfy you! Spring has come in Nami Island, located on the boundary of Gapyeong, Gyeonggi and Chuncheon, […]

A day trip to Suwon Hwaseong

Hajon Lee Suwon Hwaseong is not very far from Seoul, a beautiful place where not many people visit. Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, a UNESCO cultural heritage and a representative attraction of Suwon, is a fortress with the purpose of eupseong and mute fortress for residence. A wall of 5.76 kilometers covers an area of 130 hectares. […]

Exhibitions for you this May

Lee Sooyeon When I get tired of the same daily life going on, or want to get inspired, I normally go see an art exhibition. These days there are multiple types of exhibitions, not just talking about art, waiting for us. You can go see one of those and make an unforgettable memory for yourself! […]

Ready for a Ho-cance?

Lee Sooyeon                   In the aftermath of COVID-19, it has been hard to go on a trip or travel abroad. Many people are looking for other options as Home-cance (Staying at home having fun) or Ho-cance(호캉스), staying at the hotel enjoying theirselves. Most of the hotels are having promotions and events due to this new […]

Selections of the Busan International Film Festival

Yugyeong Jeong Following the last article on the hosting of the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF), I would like to explain the programs and entries of the festival. The BIFF consists of 11 program sections. Gala Presentation is a section in which the director or actor meets the audience and directly introduces the film. The […]

Must-go-to places in Busan #1 : Igidae Park(이기대도시자연공원)

Welcome to Busan, mates! Minjun Son Have you ever been to Busan? This South Korea’s second largest city is famous for its beautiful harbours and spectacular beaches which attract millions of people from all over the world annually. Many of you guys would recognize Busan as the city of beaches and harbours. Instead of typical […]