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Nami Island Welcomes Guests with Yellow Carpet of Autumn Leaves

Nami Island Welcomes Guests with Yellow Carpet of Autumn Leaves

SEOUL, Nov. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — A “yellow carpet” was laid out on a popular tourist island in South Korea using autumn leaves. Some 10 tons of autumn leaves were collected in Songpa District, Seoul to create a 100-meter-long “yellow carpet” on Nami Island, located in Gapyeong, Gyeonggi Province. The leaves are regarded as a [...]

Jeju Launches Barrier-free Tour Program for People with Hearing Problems

Jeju Launches Barrier-free Tour Program for People with Hearing Problems

JEJU, Nov. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The Jeju Provincial Government and the Jeju Tourism Organization said Wednesday that they completed a unique tour program designed to promote barrier-free tourism from Nov. 3-5. The tour program, which was conducted in collaboration with the Korea Association of the Deaf, welcomed 19 hearing-impaired people and their families residing [...]

Daily Number of Travelers at Incheon Int’l Airport Hits Highest Level in Nearly 3 yrs

Daily Number of Travelers at Incheon Int’l Airport Hits Highest Level in Nearly 3 yrs

SEOUL, Nov. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — The daily number of passengers traveling via Incheon International Airport has hit 90,000, the highest point in two years and eight months, the airport’s operator said Monday. According to the Incheon International Airport Corp., a total of 93,251 people traveled via the airport, the main gateway to South Korea, [...]

Korea Tourism Organization Announces Winners of Photo Competition

Korea Tourism Organization Announces Winners of Photo Competition

SEOUL, Nov. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Tourism Organization, a government tourism promotional agency, has announced the winners of the 2022 Korea Tourism Competition. This year’s competition, under the slogan of “Travel Again,” took place from July 4 to August 19. The competition included two categories — digital cameras and smartphones — with a [...]