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Sangsu-dong’s Fire Poker
Sangsu-dong’s Fire Poker

There are many tempting things that can grace a Korean dinner table and allow you to stay warm during the cooler months. But if you happen to be in the Hongdae area, it’s certainly worth a warm visit to Sangu-dong’s “Fire Poker“. In Korean, the restaurant is called 부지깽이 (Literally named after the red-hot poker that […]

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 […]

Pyeongchang Cirsium Setidens Festival
Pyeongchang Cirsium Setidens Festival

Pyeongchang Cirsium Setidens Festival General Information: Host: Daeha-ri /+82-10-8797-9024 Homepage: http://sanchae.co.kr Location: Daeha-ri (113-25, Sutdolgogae-gil, Pyeongchang-eup, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do, Korea) Festival Date: June 6, 2014 ~ June 7, 2014 Festival Time: 10:00 ~17:00 Price: 10,000 won Transportation: * By Car Seoul → Jungbu Expressway →Yeongdong Expressway→ Namwonju IC → Shinlim IC → Daeha-ri

Yeoju Geumsa Oriental Melon Festival
Yeoju Geumsa Oriental Melon Festival

Yeoju Geumsa Oriental Melon Festival     General Information: Host: Geumsa Oriental Melon Festival Association / (031) 887-3902 Homepage: http://www.chamoi.kr Location: Geumsa Geunlin Park (Yiyeolo 1278, Geumsa-myeon, Yeoju-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea ) Festival Date: May 30, 2014 ~ June 1, 2014 Transportation: * YongdongHighway (direction of Gangneung) – Yeoju IC – Daeshin , Yangpyeong – Yipoli […]

Seocheon Halibut, Sea Bream Festival
Seocheon Halibut, Sea Bream Festival

Seocheon Halibut, Sea Bream Festival   General Information: Host: Seocheon Culture Tourism / (041)950-4019   Seocheon County Culture Tourism Homepage: http://tour.seocheon.go.kr Location: Maryang-ri, Seo-myeon, Seocheon-gun, Chungcheongnam-do, Korea ( Seoinlo 56 ,Seo-myeon, Seocheon-gun, Chungcheongnam-do, Korea ) Festival Date: May 17, 2014 ~ May 30 . 2014 Transportation: Express bus section in service : [Seocheon ↔ Seoul (by […]

“Welcome to Joseon” at Korean Folk Village
“Welcome to Joseon” at Korean Folk Village

Korean Folk Village presents another comedy event that everyone can enjoy, even if you don’t understand what they are saying. The Korean Folk Village presents, “Welcome to Joseon.” This is an exotic program that is presented by distinctive Joseon-period characters whom appear in old fairy tales or ancient stories. This cultural event unfold in time travel, as […]

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 […]

Mt. Juwangsan has Korean Azaleas in Full Bloom
Mt. Juwangsan has Korean Azaleas in Full Bloom

Between April and May by the lunar calendar, along the Jubangcheon River at Mt. Juwangsan displays Korean azaleas in full bloom. Mt. Juwangsan?has wonderful Korean azaleas that are in full bloom. There are other attractions within the mountain as well. Jubangcheon River has Korean azaleas alongside, there are boxwoods growing on a rock at the […]

Webfoot Octopus (주꾸미) Are In Season At Mongsanpo Harbor
Webfoot Octopus (주꾸미) Are In Season At Mongsanpo Harbor

Webfoot octopus is one of most enjoyed seafood in Korea and they are at their peak! Taean Mongsanpo Harbor (Mongsangpohang in Chungcheongnam-do) will have the 6th Webfoot Octopus Festival. This octopus is a representative food of Taean. April and May is when these octopuses are in season and the best time to eat them. They are […]

Mungyeong Chasabal Festival
Mungyeong Chasabal Festival

Mungyeong Traditional Chasabal Festival allows you to experience everything about traditional Korean ceramic ware. The 14th annual Mungyeong Chasabal Festival has the theme of “harmony of clay, fire, and wind.” This festival celebrates the identity of Mungyeong’s traditional ceramic ware based on the oldest kiln called Mangdaengi in Korea. The festival will take place at […]