Do you want to enjoy your summer vacation in nature? Are you under stress due to examinations or work? If so, go to Yul-dong Nature Park. The Gazette recommends Yul-dong Nature Park, which has a lake, green fields and other beautiful scenery. ♣Yul-dong Nature Park ●Address: 412 Yul-dong, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do ●Transportation -Bus: 1500, 1500-2, 1005-5, 119, 17, 17-1, 33, 230, 3, 3-1 -Subway: exit 2 of Seohyeon Station, Bundang Line, and then take a bus Yul-dong Park opened on September 1, 1999. It has been a resting place for citizens and it has lots of entertainment facilities.
At least once, you might have been to Gyeongju to see historic sites or go on a picnic. The Gazette would like to recommend some wonderful places where you and your friends can enjoy by bicycle.① Gyeongju Ch'oe Family Residence ● Address: 69 Gyo-dong, Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do● Tel: 054-779-6061Gyeongju Ch'oe Family Residence was the Gyeongju Ch’oes’ main family living area. It was built around 1700. It consisted of Mungan-Chae, Sarang-Chae, An-Chae, a shrine, and a storeroom. Originally, it had 99 rooms, but Sarang-Chae and a separate house were burned in 1970. Now, only the foundation st
Are you interested in art or performance culture? You can experience creative and independent art near Hongik University station. There are many art exhibitions, concert halls, and fashion centers where young people can enjoy the lively culture. If you haven’t been there yet, the Gazette suggests you visit the art space. The Gazette will introduce three places which are well-worth a visit.1. Free Market in front of Hongik University The Free Market is growing spontaneously in public places such as streets and parks. Various works are made by artists and people who get together in this free mar
Do you live in Gyeongsang-do？ If so, the Gazette, highly recommends that you visit three regions of Jeollabuk-do. In the coming winter vacation, if you would like to take a short break with your family and friends, why don't you visit these places suggested by the Gazette?1. Cheese Village of Imsil, Imsil-gun Imsil is maybe a very familiar name to you for cheese. The cheese village of Imsil offers various opportunities to make pizza cheese (mozzarella). You can gain a lot of knowledge about cheese, as you are able to watch the manufacturing process. It's very nice to spend time with your fami
Have you ever ridden a train such as the KTX, Saemaul or Mugunghwa? I’m sure that most people have been on a train at least once, but a steam locomotive is not common these days. Steam locomotives were used in the old days, and can be seen in some dramas and movies. In Jeollanam-do, there is a place which is famous for steam locomotives and its beautiful nature. This place is Seomjin River Train Town. Here, there are a variety trains as well as drama and movie sets, rail bikes and beautiful scenery. At first, I want to introduce the area of Gokseong, which is located in the northeast of Jeolla
Time : Fri.. Aug. 7, 2009~Sat., Oct. 25Place : Main Event site in Songdo International City in IncheonLocation : Get off at the Central Park Subway Station on the Incheon LineThe Global Fair & Festival 2009 in Incheon was held under the theme ‘Around the World’s cities in 80 Days.’ You may have heard about this festival on TV, on-line, or newspapers. Why do so much media advertise this event? Let’s find out the reasons. Firstly, this event is not just for Incheon, but for the whole country, which makes it possible to operate the new developmental engine of the nation in making Korea an advance
☆Nanji AreaSeoul is a mega city with a population of ten million. Unfortunately, in the past, the Nanji area received trash from all around the city of seoul. This was due to Seoul's rapid growth and need for waste disposal.However, thanks to those working in Seoul's City Hall, the Nanji area has been cleaned and it now contains an ecological theme park.Today, the Nanji area provides a wide variety program and good service to local residents. The Wetland Ecological Park for children in environmental education to help children understand the importance of the environment while the family unit f
What word comes to your mind when you think of forsythia, azalea or rape flowers? Spring! Among these flowers, maehwa is the most famous for notifying the start of spring. Even though I was busy during the start of the new semester, I wanted to feel the mood when spring comes so I went to Maesil Farm, located in Gwangyang-si, Jeollanam-do.♣ Maesil FarmMaesil Farm is located beside Sumjin River. Approximately 100,000 trees are planted in the land space of 300,000 pyeong, and 400,000 people visit here every year. Maehwa flowers come into full bloom in March, making a beautiful scene for visitors