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Gangwon’s East Coast Cities Becoming South Korea’s Coffee Hub

Gangwon’s East Coast Cities Becoming South Korea’s Coffee Hub

CHUNCHEON, July 6 (Korea Bizwire) – Bounded on the east by the East Sea (erroneously displayed as Sea of Japan on some Internet sites), Gangwon Province is well known for its recent successful hosting of the 2018 Winter Olympics and 2018 Winter Paralympics, and for its beautiful beaches and ski resorts including Yongpyong and Alpensia. [...]

All Eyes on Yeongdong World Fruit Garden’s Bananas and Pineapples

All Eyes on Yeongdong World Fruit Garden’s Bananas and Pineapples

YEONGDONG, Jan. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The World Fruit Garden located in the fruit theme park in Yeongdong, North Chungcheong Province, is gaining popularity as a winter getaway. Since it opened two years ago, the garden has been filled with tropical and subtropical fruits, including bananas, pineapples, avocados, olives, guava, papaya, cherimoya and apple mangoes. [...]