Do you have much stress due to daily life? You can relieve the stress by taking a trip. Let me introduce a beautiful place to you. Can you guess? It’s Ulsan. Ulsan is one of the metropolitan cities in Korea. It is a good city for a trip because it has beautiful sea and other attractions like Jeongja Beach, Jangsaengpo whale museum, Daewangam Park, and Ulsan Grand Park. ① Jeongja BeachJeongja beach is the one of the best places to watch the sun rising. It also has some unusual features. The beach is composed of gravel, not sand, and there are basalt pillars which are made when magma cools down…
Nature, history, and culture! Aren't they the most important things that attract travelers' attention? In this issue, the Gazette would like to introduce places to visit in Gyeongnam, located on the lower side of the Korean peninsula. Tongyeong is not a big city but it is very famous as a tourist attraction. As it is located at the coast, you can enjoy the sea and also mountains, and you can visit historical and cultural places around there. Also, Tongyeong was featured on the popular TV program, "One Night and Two Days". In particular, the Gazette suggests going to The Ropeway of Hallyeo Nati
When most foreign students are talking about traveling in Korea, they are often looking forward to visiting the historical former capital, Gyeongju. However, I would also like to recommend Chuncheon in Gangwon-do, where you can feel tranquil and enjoy fresh air and nature. Because of the rugged mountain terrain of Gangwon-do, it takes a long time to get there, but you can certainly enjoy the views on the way. I want to tell you about the beautiful sights of Chuncheon that I saw as I walked along the Soyang river and Bukhan river. ① Namchuncheon Station The last station is Chuncheon station on…
Have you ever heard of the ‘Moses’ miracle’?The sea is divided twice a day in ‘Tando’.It is a place where the sea route is exposed and big windmills hold the wind everyday. You can appreciate the beauty and mystery of nature which you can’t feel in the city. How to get to Tando?Ride intra-city bus, number 123, at Ansan station.->Get off at ‘Tando station’ (the end of the bus route) - it takes about 2 hours.√Tip: The bus, number 123, comes every 40 minutes to 1 hour. Therefore, there are many passengers on the bus. Especially at Ansan station, there are many people, and so it is hard to get a s
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