Cherry blossoms in Kyung Hee University

Kyung Hee University in Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, is a famous spot for cherry blossom viewing. People at the institution are familiar with the flock of tourists each spring.

Judging that the university posted a video on their official channel they probably have no problem with the “intruders”, but try not too cause too much discomfort to the students and staff there if you got the chance to visit the place.

Source: KyungHeeUniv

Get ready for the 2016 Seoul International Fireworks Festival

The 2016 Seoul International Fireworks Festival will be held at the Yeouido Hangang Park on October 7-8.

Seoul International Fireworks Festival

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Korean Tourist Police

In an effort to provide assistance and improved conveniences for international visitors coming to Korea, the tourist police service is in place at major tourist attractions in Seoul, Busan and Incheon.

The new police unit made its debut in Seoul in October 2013 and has now been extended to two more cities. More info on official site of Korea Tourism Organization. And as always, you can dial 1330 if you require travel assistance.

Dodamsambong Peak, Danyang, South Korea

Amazing photo of Dodamsambong Peak, a rock formation which stands in the middle of Namhan River. It’s one of the famous sceneries in Danyang County in North Chungcheong Province, South Korea.

Danyang Dodamsambong Peak, North Chungcheong Province, South Korea

According to legend there lived a couple who loved each other, but had no child. They found a mistress for that but once she had the baby, she began to mistreat and taunt the wife. The heavens saw them, and turned all of them into stones.

Image by Joobal (Kr), info via VisitKorea

Imaging Your Korea

2014 video clip by Korean Tourism Organization which introduces some unconventional ways to enjoy the country. The ideas are more suitable for expats (or even locals) and travelers who are planning a long trip though.

Source: Visitkorea