Yang-ju in Kyonggi province has an astronomy observatory that general people can use. It is Song-am Stars Valley, about thirty to forty minutes from Seoul. The sign at the gate says “Welcome to Jang-heung Amusement Park,” which Song-am Stars Valley belongs to.Song-am Stars Valley consists of four buildings: the Space Center, a cable car station, the observatory, and Star House. First, I entered the Space Center. The Space Center consists of the Digital Planetarium and the Challenger Learning Center. The Digital Planetarium offers an experience of simulated space in a room with a hemisphere scr
Hapcheon Cine Theme Park is located in Hapcheon, an hour from Daegu. Hapcheon Cine Theme Park is famous for sets from films and dramas like Taegukgi: Brotherhood of War, Wind Fighter, Seoul 1945, and 70's Fashion. Many people visit for sightseeing and taking pictures. You can see many shops and houses from the era of Japanese imperialism. Nowadays, MBC is preparing a set for a TV drama, East of Eden.By Seo Yeon-jooKMG Junior Reporterpinkeyes@kmu.ac.kr
Last October, the 11th Andong International Maskdance Festival was held.This festival featured not only Korea traditional mask dances, but also traditional Thai dances.By Ryu Ji-younKMG Junior Reporterwhitefox11@kmu.ac.kr
On October 6, I took a train to Suncheon. 30 minutes later, I arrived at Cheongdo Station. After leaving the station, I got on a bus and 20 minutes later saw a sign that said “Wine Tunnel 700m.” I got off the bus at the bus stop and walked towards the tunnel. Finding the tunnel was very easy because I just had to walk straight. I felt cool when I entered the tunnel because it has an average temperature of 14 - 16℃ with a humidity of 60 - 70%. The wine is aged in these conditions. I think summer is the best time to visit the tunnel to escape from the heat.The Wine Tunnel is a storehouse for win
This past July, thirty student volunteers went to China. They went to Yanji city in Jilin Province where Uiran School, a Korean-Chinese school, is located. They installed outdoor sports equipment, gave a taekwondo demonstration, and played with local children.
Odong Island is a famous place in Yeosu, Jeollanamdo. Once, there were many paulownia trees on the island. Therefore, people called it Odong Island. Now, it is also called Dongbaek Island because camellia trees are widespread.The island’s shape was originally a small rabbit, but now it is connected to the land by a breakwater 768m long. Therefore, you can get there by walking. You also can get there by the Dongbaek train (a small train made for the island’s tourists) and a motorboat to the island from the island’s gate.There are various evergreen trees and wildflowers on the island. It is usef
The ostrich is the biggest bird known to humans, in terms of weight and size. Despite their heavy weight, ostriches can run fast. Ostriches also are adapted to circumstances like cold winter, so you can see ostriches at any time. You can see ostriches in Korea. Ostrich Kingdom is a unique place where you can ride ostriches. On the farm of thirty five hundred acres, there are three hundred ostriches. In Ostrich Kingdom, you can go through other experiences in addition to riding them: taking a picture with them, feeding them, bathing them, and going bowling with their eggs. It takes about two ho