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Earth Day Festival in Daegu
Earth Day Festival in Daegu

2016 Earth Day Link below Earth Day Scavenger Hunt April 24th 2016. With every passing year, Earth Day becomes a larger and more essential day of the year. Cities around the world choose to create festivals to bring locals together for a chance to deeply reflect on the changes affecting our planet, what innovative approaches […]

Daegu-Gyeongbuk World Water Forum Experience Tour
Daegu-Gyeongbuk World Water Forum Experience Tour

This April, the World Water Forum will be held in Daegu, which is a major international event that takes place every 3 years, attracting global experts seeking to raise awareness and discuss about issues concerning water. As a prelude to that event, EverydayKorea and local NGOs have teamed together with World Water Forum to host […]

Beolgyo Cockle Clam Festival in Boseong County
Beolgyo Cockle Clam Festival in Boseong County

  On Saturday, Nov.1, EverydayKorea, ENKOFE, and the government of Boseong County are teaming up to showcase one of Boseong’s unique events that celebrates the region’s famed cuisine of cockle clams. These mini-clams can be found buried just under the surface of the mud flats in the area. Historically, makeshift plank boats are used to […]

Modern Korea in Cheongwadae Sarangchae
Modern Korea in Cheongwadae Sarangchae

Cheongwadae Sarangchae is filled with joy and stories of hope.    Opened on January 5, 2010, Cheongwadae Sarangchae is a multi-purpose exhibition hall where visitors can learn about the past, present and future visions of Seoul and Korea. The museum is a place to get to know the lives and accomplishments of former Korean presidents […]

Discover Ulsan’s Inner Whale
Discover Ulsan’s Inner Whale

Catch a glimpse of the history of whale and whale hunting of Korea from the Neolithic Era.   Ulsan is known to be Korea’s greatest industrial city. But, there is something much more than what it is known for. Jangsaengpo Whale Museum is the first and only whale museum in Korea. The museum stands on […]

Masks of Andong Hahoe Folk Village
Masks of Andong Hahoe Folk Village

Haehoe Village is the home to descendants of the Ryu clan of Pungsan and is well-known for its traditional houses. Hahoe mask dance drama has been performed for centuries as a village ritual. In 1928, the shaman rituals were performed at intervals of every three, five or sometimes ten years. This all depended on the […]

Savor within the Gam Wine Tunnel of Cheongdo
Savor within the Gam Wine Tunnel of Cheongdo

The Gam Wine Tunnel opened its doors in 2006 in Cheongdo-gun, becoming the world’s first persimmon wine cellar. The wine tunnel of Cheongdo-gun is the perfect place for aging persimmon wine, which is made by the process of fermenting seedless persimmons, a local specialty of Cheongdo. Due to its scenic location, the tunnel has become […]

Favorite Cartoon Characters Gather Together at Seoul Land
Favorite Cartoon Characters Gather Together at Seoul Land

Seoul Land has gone through transformation to welcome popular cartoon characters into their park. Seoul Land has been hosting the Character Festival since March 23 and will run through June 9. Just in time of the festival, Seoul Land launched six newly transformed rides. These transformed rides are based on the six different popular cartoon […]

Yeongyang Wild Edible Green Festival 2014
Yeongyang Wild Edible Green Festival 2014

Yeongyang Wild Edible Green Festival 2014 General Information: Host: Yeongyang County/ (054)680-6314 Homepage: http://sanchaeexpo.co.kr Location: Yeongyang County Office , Irwol Mountain (37, Guncheong-gil, Yeongyang-eup, Yeongyang-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Korea) Festival Date: May 16, 2014 ~ May 18, 2014 Transportation: * Seoul : Gyeongbu expressway – Shingal IC – Yeongdong expressway – Seandong IC(226km) – Yeongduk – Jinbo […]

Dongdaemun Design Plaza: A Unique Urban Development Project in Downtown Seoul – By: Olivia Montgomery
Dongdaemun Design Plaza: A Unique Urban Development Project in Downtown Seoul – By: Olivia Montgomery

Dongdaemun Design Plaza: A Unique Urban Development Project in Downtown Seoul If you have walked by the Dongdaemun shopping area recently, you will have noticed a gleaming new structure of aluminum panels and LED lights.  Some people say this new structure looks like a spaceship while others say it looks like a weirdly warped jellybean.  But, […]