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3,500 Chinese Students to Visit Korea for Winter Field Trips

3,500 Chinese Students to Visit Korea for Winter Field Trips

SEOUL, Jan. 13 (Korea Bizwire) –- About 3,500 young Chinese students will visit South Korea until early next month to enjoy winter field trips, the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) said Monday. The Chinese students, mostly elementary and middle school students from across China, will travel to Seoul, Incheon, Daegu and other tourist destinations in seven [...]

70 pct. of S. Koreans Expect Kim Busan Trip to be Positive for Nuclear Talks, Cross-border Ties

70 pct. of S. Koreans Expect Kim Busan Trip to be Positive for Nuclear Talks, Cross-border Ties

SEOUL, Sept. 26 (Korea Bizwire) – About 70 percent of South Koreans think that a trip to the South by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for a summit with Southeast Asian leaders would have a positive impact on denuclearization talks and inter-Korean relations, a survey showed Thursday. On Tuesday, the country’s spy agency raised the [...]

Solo Travelers on the Rise – Japan a Popular Destination

Solo Travelers on the Rise – Japan a Popular Destination

SEOUL, June 27 (Korea Bizwire) – As the number of single-person households is steadily increasing, Koreans are increasingly choosing to travel or spend their vacation time alone. Solo traveling is more liberating and sometimes much more convenient than having a companion, leading to a more rewarding and satisfying travel experience. According to travel website Interpark Tour, [...]