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Updates straight from the KTO London – top tips and insider knowledge to help you make the most of your trip to Korea.

Latest COVID-19 Travel Advice

Last updated: 23rd March 2020 The FCO currently advises British nationals against all but essential international travel. Check the latest FCO advice here. As of 22nd March 2020, all travellers arriving into Korea from the UK and Europe will be tested for COVID-19 upon arrival and must wait up to 24 hours for results. Those with symptoms will be taken into quarantine Continue Reading . . .

PARASITE social media giveaway – terms & conditions

Parasite still © CJ Entertainment/Curzon No purchase is necessary to participate in this competition Closing date for entries is Sunday 1st March 2020 Winners will be chosen at random from all valid entries Entrants must be UK residents and aged 18 or over Multiple entries are allowed, but each entry must be made via a separate comment (e.g. each comment Continue Reading . . .

Competition winner Alva’s trip to Seoul

Back in the summer of 2018, we launched an online competition asking entrants why they wanted to #VisitKorea. There were lots of prizes up for grabs including a trip for two to Seoul, and we received thousands of entries. It was wonderful to read the huge variety of reasons why everyone wanted to travel to Korea, but unfortunately there could Continue Reading . . .

11 of Korea’s best autumn hiking spots

Autumn is the perfect time to visit Korea: mild weather, festivals galore, and most importantly, stunning foliage. Every year around September, a foliage forecast is released to enable both residents and visitors to plan visits to the nation’s top leaf-peeping spots at the best possible times. However, with a total of 22 national parks on offer in Korea, each with Continue Reading . . .