Mexican Town Co-hosts Korean Cultural Festival | Be Korea-savvy

Mexican Town Co-hosts Korean Cultural Festival


SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Korea Bizwire)The small Mexican town of Taxco, three hours away by car from Mexico City, has set up a ‘Little Korea’ in the downtown square.

The 7th Korean Cultural Festival, hosted by the Korean Cultural Center in Mexico, began on Friday.

The three-day festival is offering photo exhibitions on Korean tourism, movie screenings, K-pop cover performances and opportunities to try out hanbok, Korean traditional garments, as well as to make traditional handicrafts.


People were seen lined up in front of a booth where a calligrapher was writing Korean names and four-character idioms with a traditional brush. Demonstrations of a Korean traditional wedding also caught the eyes of many visitors.

Visitors flocked to Korean food booths, lining up to enjoy Korean culture.


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