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[The National] A winter break in Pyeongchang, South Korea

Whichever way you look at it, the agricultural town of Pyeongchang, population 43,000, is an understated choice for an Olympic host. The 21st-century histrionics will focus on local delights at the 2018 Winter Games’ opening ceremony on February 9, but Gangwon Province, east of Seoul, is South Korea’s least developed area. . . .

Successful end to the Korea Tourism Organization’s participation at World Travel Market

The Korea Tourism Organization had a very successfully 3 days at this leading global travel show being head in London ExCel from 6th to 8th November. The Korea Tourism stand, which was visited by thousands of attendees at the show, included a wide range of Olympic interactive activities that visitors enjoyed and engaged with, included curling, creating Olympic medals and Continue Reading . . .

Feel the Winter Olympics with Korea Tourism Organization at WTM

The Korea Tourism Organization is exhibiting at World Travel Market. Mr. Changsoo Jung. The CEO of the organization is attending the show that is held for 3 days from 6th to 8th November at London ExCel. The KTO is focusing on promoting the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at the show and introducing Korea tourism through activities and interaction on Continue Reading . . .

Enter our competition to win free flight tickets to Korea by telling us about your Dream Trip

Korea Tourism Organization London office has launched a YouTube campaign using its promotional videos ‘8 faces of Korea, 8 type of trip’ which were released this summer, featuring 8 types of holiday in Korea. The campaign showcases personalised itineraries and various themed trips such as romance, adventure, thrills and so on. The videos introduce must-to-do experiences and unique locations for Continue Reading . . .

[KTO NEWS] Recruiting temporary staff for World Travel Market (6-8 November)

    The Korea Tourism Organization London office is looking for temporary staff to support the World Travel Market, the UK’s largest travel show. We are seeking passionate individuals to join us for the exhibition. The role will require flexibility depending on what activities are happening but mostly you will need to be able to offer excellent customer service. The Continue Reading . . .

[RES SWEDEN] Seoul, Smakrik världsmetropol som blickar framåt

Morgonsolen glittrar i de stromlinjeformade skyskraporna som reser sig pa bagge sidor av floden Han. Trots att det ar rusningstid i Seoul promenerar manniskor lugnt med sina take-awaykaffe pa de rena trottoarerna. Det ar svart att tanka sig att vi befinner oss i en stad som slogs i spillror av ett inbordeskrig for knappt 60 ar sedan och fortfarande lever Continue Reading . . .

Korea’s cruise tourism to be promoted at Birmingham Cruise Show

Korea Tourism Organization London office will be exhibiting at the Cruise Show in Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre on 16-17 September to promote Korea and cruises to the region with Jetline Cruise, a cruise specialist agent in the UK. Over 2,000,000 cruise passengers visited Korea last year and arrivals have been increasing by 80% year on year for the last 5 Continue Reading . . .

[The Guardian] Five highline parks created from abandoned transport routes

The Seoul station overpass, completed in 1970, used to be an icon of industrial progress for South Korea. But the 1km road bridge has undergone a radical makeover. It reopened in May as a sky garden with more than 23,000 trees, shrubs and plants. Dutch design consultancy MVRDV, which led the transformation, says the park will become an urban plant Continue Reading . . .

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