From April 1 to 13, the 46th "Jinhae Gunhang Festival," was held in Jinhae City, which is also famous for its cherry blossoms. The origin of the festival goes back to April 13, 1952, when a statue of Admiral Lee Sun-shin was erected in his memory at Bukwon Rotary.Since 1963, annual memorial ceremonies have been held to commemorate his patriotic spirit, and it has become one of the typical spring events in the Jinhae festival. On April 4, to enjoy the festival and cherry blossoms, I took the last train to Jinhae. As soon as I disembarked from the train, I found Jinhae's beautiful cherry blossom
These days, as the world is increasingly globalized, cooperation between countries is becoming very important. According to that kind of atmosphere, international exhibitions and conferences are at the very center of globalization. In Daegu, there is EXCO, which opened in April 2001.EXCO is the abbreviation of "Exhibition and Convention Center," and it is located in the north of Daegu. It has an advantage of traffic because it is connected to Daegu Airport, KTX, and Gyeongbu expressway. It is also the first exhibition and convention center outside Seoul. Therefore, it is very meaningful to Dae
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 Reporterpinkeyes@kmu.ac.kr
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.