Category Archive: Travel around Korea

[D-9]PART7: WANT MORE OF YEOSU? VISIT LOCAL AREAS OUT OF YEOSU EXPO!

#Yeosu & Gurye / Enjoy Quiet Vacations at Jiri Mountain.  Yeosu Expo→Unjoru→Hwaeomsa <Jiri Mountain> <Unjoru> Unjoru is originally a house of Yiju Ryu who was Yangban (Korea Aristocrat), and Unjoru is the one… Continue reading

[D-10] PART6: WANT MORE OF YEOSU? VISIT LOCAL AREAS OUT OF YEOSU EXPO!

Did you enjoy your visit to Yesou Expo? : ) Yeony and Suny came up with another Part 6 of tourist/course recommendation. This one is for people who want to relax and take… Continue reading

PART 4: WANT MORE OF YEOSU? VISIT LOCAL AREAS OUT OF YEOSU EXPO!

Yeosu offers not only Yeosu Expo but also its local tourist sites; Southern Coast of Yeosu has several Korea National Parks and beautiful tea farms. Followed by Yeony and Suny’s recommendation of Yeosu… Continue reading

Part3: Want more of Yeosu? Visit local areas out of Yeosu Expo!

#Yeosu&Jinju / Harmony of Ocean and Forest Yeosu Expo → Gyeongnam Arboretum → Jukgok Hemp Village and Namak Vows  <Gyeongman Arboretum> Gyeongnam Arboretum is one of the most popular tourist site where has… Continue reading

Part 2: Want more of Yeosu? Visit local areas out of Yeosu Expo!

#Yeosu&Hadong / a place where past and future coexist. Yeosu Expo → Samseong-gung→ Cheonghakdong → Hadong Tea Culture Center→ Ssanggyesa <Samseong-gung> <Caligraphy Class in Cheonghak dong> Samseong-gung and Cheonghak dong is known for… Continue reading

Want more of Yeosu? Visit local areas out of Yeosu Expo!

Summer vacation is always anticipated by both children and adults! Here, Yeosu Expo is highly recommended as a once-in-a-life vacation plan! Do you wonder why? Think about the location of Yeosu! Yes! Its… Continue reading

[Hadong]

 by Oh, Ye-Seul (Yeony-Suny Reporter) 8. Hadong ● General Information Hadong is situated amongst Mt. Jirisan National Park and Seomjingang River, bordered on the south by Hallyeo Maritime National Park. It harbors many old temples… Continue reading

[Accommondation] Accommodation Reservation Service for Foreign Visitors!

The Organizing Committee for the Yeosu Expo announced that the official web page of the Yeosu Expo would operate an additional page for foreign visitors to reserve their accommodations. Go to http://eng.expo2012.kr/, and… Continue reading

[Yeosu] Experiencing the Taste of Various Foods in Yeosu

The article was created by 11th and 12th graders at High School in Yeosu with an aim to tell our dear friends at home and abroad about EXPO 2012 YEOSU KOREA.  News written by… Continue reading

[Chunhyang] Love story of Chunhyang and Yidoryeong

Chunhyang Theme Park takes inspiration from a classic Korean love story, “Chunhyangjeon.” The park is divided into five zones: “Meeting,” “Promise,” “Love and Parting,” “Hardship,” and “Festival.” The first zone, “Meeting,” is the… Continue reading