[May 21] Local Government’s Day: Gyeonsangbuk-Do

There have been celebration ceremonies by local governments of Korea at the Yeosu Expo. Today, GyeongsangBuk-Do was the host. Gyeonsangbuk-Do meets the East Sea (Sea of Japan) in the east and is perhaps the hottest region in Korea during summer seasons.

<The pink one is GyeongsanbBuk-Do. The pink island is Ulleung Island belonging to Gyeonsangbuk-Do.>


This province directed their celebrating stage with GyeongBuk Provincial Orchestra of Korean Music. They attracted audiences with Korean traditional music.


They have their separate pavilion and are going to introduce their vision and leading role in marine industry and green development. Especially, their cultural silk-road from Gyeongju to Istanbul in 2013, their hosting of the 7th World Water Forum, and their uncontaminated green island, Ulleung Island, their World Heritage – Andong Hahoe Folk Village which is a museum itself, and etc. are going to be introduced.