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Foreign, Domestic Entities Benchmark Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival

Foreign, Domestic Entities Benchmark Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival

HWACHEON, Jan. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — With the 2019 Hwacheon Sancheoneo (mountain trout) Ice Festival continuing to attract a significant number of visitors every day, both domestic and international agencies are seeking to follow suit. According to Hwacheon-gun in Gangwon Province, officials from the city of Norilsk in Russia will be visiting the festival between [...]

27,000 Special Lamps Welcome Visitors to Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival

27,000 Special Lamps Welcome Visitors to Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival

HWACHEON, Dec. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — With the opening of the Hwacheon Sancheoneo (Mountain Trout) Ice Festival just around the corner, Hwacheon-gun in Gangwon Province is hosting various festivities starting this weekend. The county will hold a lumináre festival on Saturday, lighting more than 27,000 lamps shaped like mountain trout, for the good wishes of [...]

Treasure Hunt to Take Place on Seoul’s Dulle-gil Next Month

Treasure Hunt to Take Place on Seoul’s Dulle-gil Next Month

SEOUL, Oct. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Early next month, Seoul’s Dulle-gil will host a treasure hunt that has more than 10 million won in prizes awaiting eager treasure seekers. To commemorate the fourth anniversary of the Dulle-gil’s opening, the “2018 Seoul Dulle-gil Festival” will be held on November 3 with over 1,000 residents participating in [...]

Gyeonggi Province Aims to Turn Namhansanseong into Major Tourist Attraction by 2022

Gyeonggi Province Aims to Turn Namhansanseong into Major Tourist Attraction by 2022

SUWON, Oct. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Gyeonggi Province announced yesterday that it was planning to allocate 19.63 billion won to be used to transform Namhansanseong Fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, into a major tourist attraction by 2022. The province is expected to hold a yearly “cultural festival” in October starting next year, and will [...]