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Over 1.1 mln People Expected to Travel Abroad During Chuseok Holiday

Over 1.1 mln People Expected to Travel Abroad During Chuseok Holiday

SEOUL, Sept. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — More than 1.1 million people are expected to travel abroad during the 10-day Chuseok holiday, which begins late this month, industry sources said Wednesday. Incheon International Airport Corp. said 980,000 people took overseas trips between April 29 and May 9 this year when many took three days of leave [...]

Korea’s Aging Society Breeds Elderly Overseas Travelers

Korea’s Aging Society Breeds Elderly Overseas Travelers

SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – The number of elderly travelers vacationing overseas is steadily increasing as the Korean population starts to age. According to Hana Tour, among the country’s leading travel agencies, the number of overseas travelers in their 60s during the first half of 2016 was 175,000, a 71.5 percent increase from 110,000 [...]