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Goryeosan Azalea Festival Wraps Up with Success


INCHEON, May 7 (Korea Bizwire)The Goryeosan Mountain Azalea Festival, the last azalea festival of the year in Korea, has wrapped up successfully.

More than 400,000 people visited the festival in Ganghwa County, which is a 10 percent increase from last year.

The festival held many interesting events, such as an azalea photograph exhibition, and a tasting of azalea sushi and azalea pancakes.

A demonstration of the construction of dolmens typical to Ganghwa County was also received enthusiastically by family visitors.

A Ganghwa County official said that although the azalea season is drawing to a close, royal azaleas around Ganghwa’s coast road still welcome visitors looking for the last vestiges of spring.


Image Credit: Ganghwa County Office / photonews@koreabizwire.com

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