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Hwacheon Concentrates Efforts to Freeze the Stream in Preparation for Ice Fishing Festival

Hwacheon Concentrates Efforts to Freeze the Stream in Preparation for Ice Fishing Festival

HWACHEON, Jan. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Hwacheon County in Gangwon Province is speeding up preparations for the 2020 Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival which has already been delayed by warm weather. The festival, after being delayed once due to warm weather, was expected to open on January 11 before it being delayed for the second time [...]

Boseong Celebrates Record of 280,000 Visitors at Tea Plantation Light Festival

Boseong Celebrates Record of 280,000 Visitors at Tea Plantation Light Festival

BOSEONG, Jan. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Boseong County in South Jeolla Province announced on Monday that more than 280,000 people visited the Boseong Tea Plantation Light Festival, which came to a close recently. Boseong is considered the birthplace of the commercial tea industry and is the largest producer of tea in the country. The festival [...]

Bonghwa County to Hold Shirtless Marathon in January

Bonghwa County to Hold Shirtless Marathon in January

BONGHWA, Dec. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Bonghwa County, North Gyeongsang Province will hold its first shirtless marathon on January 4. Shirtless marathons are popular among young, passionate runners, offering a unique mix of chills and fun. Participants can choose from 2-kilometer, 5-kilometer, and 10-kilometer courses. People from all genders and ages can participate. Male participants [...]