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Popularity of Special Driver’s Licenses Soars amid Camping Craze

Popularity of Special Driver’s Licenses Soars amid Camping Craze

SEOUL, April 1 (Korea Bizwire) – The number of applicants acquiring a driver’s license for tow trucks, which is required to drive with a camping trailer, is on the increase in line with growing interest in outdoor activities. The Road Traffic Authority reported an increasing number of tow truck license applicants from 7,994 people in 2017 [...]

Coronavirus Prompts Koreans to Head to the Forest Instead of Beach for Summer Vacation

Coronavirus Prompts Koreans to Head to the Forest Instead of Beach for Summer Vacation

SEOUL, June 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The coronavirus pandemic is weighing heavily on the summer holidays as COVID-19 continues to spread across the Greater Seoul Metropolitan Area. This year, summer vacationers are opting for less populated, fresh-aired forest camping sites than beaches visited by tens of thousands of people every year. Gosan Recreational Forest, located [...]