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54 Where the sky and the sea are open to the world image 10451 Feb 20, 2012
The largest port city on the west coast of Korea, Incheon is home to Incheon Port, which was the first port in Korea to open to Western nations, the Street of Culture on Wolmido Island,...  
53 Memorable skiing moments image 19600 Feb 09, 2012
Catherine Luck from Hong Kong arrived at the Bokwang Phoenix Park in Gangwon Province after staying one day in Seoul. She came to Korea on a six-nights seven-days tour with an itinerary that...  
52 New Full Moon Day image 13597 Feb 03, 2012
The Moon has a special meaning for Korean people. A symbol of prosperity and good fortune, the Moon has long influenced life patterns and lifestyles in Korea. In traditional communities wh...  
51 Ringing in the Year of the Black Dragon image 17672 Jan 25, 2012
The New Year is almost upon us. But wait, didn’t we just ring in 2012 a couple weeks ago? How can it be New Year again so soon? The answer is that Korea has two calendar systems, one governed by ...  
50 ‘Made in Korea’ finding new markets image 15525 Jan 13, 2012
As K-pop and Korean culture continue to connect with audiences across the globe, Korean products too are finding their place in the international market. In November 2011, the Korea Agro-Fisheries ...  
49 Celebrating the newly recognized image 13172 Jan 09, 2012
UNESCO officially designated three forms of Korean traditional culture as items of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in late 2011. Each addition marked a special significance in Korean history: t...  
48 Celebrating the new year imagefile 10604 Jan 05, 2012
The village of Gume, Gyeonggi-do Province, bustles busily with work around the end of the year. This small town is home to Korea's largest production base of jori bamboo strainers, a traditional craf...  
47 2012 Sancheoneo ( Mount Trout ) Festival image 16637 Dec 19, 2011
Real winter covered with snow and ice in every January in the whole area of Hwacheon, Gangwon-do that is famous for clean region where Sancheoneo and otter live. Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festiv...  
46 Seoul Design Festival to run until Sunday image 16549 Dec 16, 2011
The Seoul Design Festival comes to COEX this week to showcase the works of skilled designers both from Korea and around the world. The festival, which runs from Wednesday December 14, to Sunday, D...  
45 Seoul Plaza Skating Rink imagefile 25284 Dec 09, 2011
※ Informaition ▷ Place : Seoul Square Skating Rink ▷ Operation : 2011. 12.16(Fri) ~ 2012. 2. 12 (Sun) ▷ Open Hours : Mon-Thurs, Sun 10:00 ~22:00 Fri, Sat, Holiday 10:00 ~23:00 ▷ Ticket ...  
44 Car-free zone expands in downtown Seoul image 21345 Dec 01, 2011
Insadong is now car-free seven days a week, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Pedestrians can now have safer access to the streets of downtown districts Insadong and Samcheong-dong. The car-free zone of th...  
43 Taekkyeon and tightrope walking recommended for UNESCO designation image 21650 Nov 21, 2011
Jultagi performances incorporate acrobatics, music and storytelling (Photo courtesy of the Cultural Heritage Administration). The Cultural Heritage Administration (CHA) announced on November 11 that the ...  
42 Seoul Lantern Festival imagefile 13242 Nov 02, 2011
The Seoul Lantern Festival, which has been gaining popularity since its conception in 2009, will take place at Cheonggyecheon in Seoul from November 4-20. In the past, the event has attracted mor...  
41 Royal palaces offer autumn leaves, culture, and self-reflection imagefile 16175 Oct 26, 2011
- In time for the annual tints of autumn foliage colors, two royal palaces in Seoul are encouraging visitors to slow down their pace and take a culturally-rich self-reflective journey. Starting on Octob...  
40 Culture Ministry invites journalists on a Moonlight Tour of Changdeokgung image 20956 Oct 19, 2011
On October 12, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism invited dozens of correspondents working in Korea for foreign news outlets on Changdeokgung Palace’s Moonlight Tour. The gathering was aimed...  
39 Busan International Film Festival to thrill movie fans with 307 films imagefile 16398 Oct 06, 2011
Busan will bustle with movie lovers from around the globe as the 16th Busan International Film Festival, (BIFF, previously known as PIFF), will kick-start its nine-day schedule on October 6. More than ...  
38 Andong to kick off the city’s famous mask dance festival on September 30 image 11689 Sep 17, 2011
Talchum mask dance performance (Photo courtesy of the Andong Festival Tourism Foundation) Andong Mask Dance Festival 2011 is set to kick of its ten-day carnival from September 30 to October 9 at mu...  
37 IAAF World Championships Daegu 2011 ends with world record image 11198 Sep 06, 2011
The 2011 IAAF World Championships in Athletics came to a close on September 4 after the successful nine-day program. Jamaica set a world record of 37.04 seconds in the men’s 400-meter relay finals e...  
36 Korean athletes, local support to shine in Daegu IAAF Championships image 18659 Aug 25, 2011
The Korean city of Daegu will be bustling with one of the world’s largest athletics events this weekend as the 2011 IAAF World Championships in Athletics will take place there on August 27. Athle...  
35 Summer festivals kick off around the country image 14978 Aug 05, 2011
Summer is festival season in Korea, with cities rolling out the welcome mats and showing off local culture. From celebrations of celadon to music festivals to theatrical gatherings, this summer offers ple...  

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