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Cheorwon Hantan River Ice Trekking Festival Ends in Success

Cheorwon Hantan River Ice Trekking Festival Ends in Success

CHEORWON, Jan. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The 8th Cheorwon Hantan River Ice Trekking Festival ended on Monday after 10 days of river-trekking and sightseeing programs. Despite the abnormally warm weather, this year’s festival attracted a significant number of tourists wanting to enjoy the Hantan River’s volcanic landscape. While tourists were unable to actually walk on [...]

Gangwon Winter Festivities Wrap Up with Beautiful Snowflakes

Gangwon Winter Festivities Wrap Up with Beautiful Snowflakes

CHUNCHEON, Jan. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Winter snow swept over festivals in Gangwon Province, adding to the beauty of Gangwon’s mountainous landscape. Visitors coming to the Inje Icefish Festival, Mount Taebaek Snow Festival, Pyeongchang Trout Festival, and others enjoyed the white landscape covered with snow. This week, the Inje Icefish Festival, Gangwon’s only festival that [...]

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 [...]