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Changwon Bars Access to Cherry Blossom Sites amid Coronavirus Concerns

Changwon Bars Access to Cherry Blossom Sites amid Coronavirus Concerns

CHANGWON, March 23 (Korea Bizwire) – The southeastern city of Changwon on Monday barred public access to major cherry blossom-viewing sites to stem the spread of the coronavirus. Late last month the city government canceled its annual Jinhae Gunhangje Festival, one of South Korea’s largest cherry blossom events, scheduled to open this Friday. In a [...]

S. Korea’s Largest Cherry Blossom Festival Kicks Off on April 1st

S. Korea’s Largest Cherry Blossom Festival Kicks Off on April 1st

CHANGWON, Apr. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — The 57th Jinhae Gunhangjae (Jinhae Naval Port Festival), South Korea’s largest cherry blossom festival, begins today. Changwon, located in South Gyeongsang Province, was already bustling with tourists on March 31, who had come to enjoy the mesmerizing view of some 360,000 fully-bloomed cherry blossom trees. In particular, the view [...]

Cherry Blossom Festival Kicks Off at Yangjae Stream

Cherry Blossom Festival Kicks Off at Yangjae Stream

SEOUL, April 5 (Korea Bizwire) – In a special opportunity to enjoy the short-lived spring petals with a nice cup of coffee, Seoul’s Gangnam District is hosting its annual cherry blossom festival at Yangjaecheon (stream) trail starting Wednesday.  The main activities will be taking place by the Dogok-2-dong Community Service Center near the famous Yangjaecheon [...]