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City Hotel ‘Staycations’ Increasingly Popular Among S. Koreans

City Hotel ‘Staycations’ Increasingly Popular Among S. Koreans

SEOUL, Jul. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — South Koreans who prefer spending time at hotels rather than the beach or the mountains for summer vacation have doubled in number since last year. The Korea Transport Institute revealed on Monday that 18.8 percent of the respondents in a survey chose ‘vacation packages at hotels or shopping’ as [...]

More Pet Animals Abandoned at Summer Vacation Spots

More Pet Animals Abandoned at Summer Vacation Spots

GANGNEUNG, Jul. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — With three to four lost or abandoned dogs rescued daily at one animal center in Gangneung, Gangwon Province, the facility has maxed out its full capacity. With space for 40 animals, the shelter currently houses 105 dogs. As abandoned dogs keep being reported, the shelter has opened up a [...]