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Jeju Island most popular destination for Korean travelers

Jeju Island was the most traveled to destination for Koreans in the first half of the year, according to a report by the online travel agency Expedia Korea on Monday. Jeju Island (Instagram user @so...

Updated : 2016.07.11 18:32

[Around the hotels] Round up of hotel events and news

Bastille Day Gourmet Dinner at Millennium Seoul Hilton Millennium Seoul Hilton’s French restaurant Seasons will present a Bastille Day Gourmet Dinner on July 14, in celebration of the French Nation...

Updated : 2016.07.08 18:13

K-Travel Bus shows foreigners sights beyond Seoul

DAEGU -- Launched on March 25, the foreigner-exclusive K-Travel Bus was rolled out by the Visit Korea Committee with one major aim – to showcase that there is more to Korea than the glitzy urban sp...

Updated : 2016.07.08 17:44

Guide to visiting Rio for the Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- With the Olympics just a few weeks away, Brazil faces a litany of problems: an economy in freefall, the Zika virus and a political crisis with an impeached president. But for ...

Updated : 2016.07.07 15:30

[Travel Bits] Round up of travel news from around the world

Buyeo Seodong Lotus Festival The annual Buyeo Seodong Lotus Festival is a celebration of all thing lotus flowers, while also highlighting the importance of preserving wild flowers. As part of the fe...

Updated : 2016.07.01 16:33

Caribbean culture, hotel mergers among travel trends

A couple of developments in the travel industry have been making headlines recently. They may not be in the biggest type, but they’re notable. They’ve gotten me thinking. They’re indicators, I thi...

Updated : 2016.07.01 14:12

[Around the hotels] Round up of hotel events and news

Escape summer heat at the Ritz-Carlton Seoul The Ritz-Carlton Seoul presents Sunday Escape package for guests seeking a relaxing Sunday break. The package includes 12-hour stay at the Superior Delu...

Updated : 2016.07.01 13:47

[Weekender] Ghost hunting in the dark alleys of Seoul

Amid modern skyscrapers in Seoul, it’s hard to imagine that some horrifying murders or traumatic suicides occurred. But the northern center of the capital city is in fact where many major historical...

Updated : 2016.07.01 13:39

N.Y. installation takes visitors on tour of Italy

NEW YORK (AP) -- If visiting Italy isn’t on your agenda, a 360-degree video installation in New York City of the country’s magnificent landmarks may whet your appetite. Called "Panorama," the wrap-a...

Updated : 2016.06.29 13:58

Mungyeong Rail Bike to extend operating hours

North Gyeongsang Province’s tourist attraction Mungyeong Rail Bike will extend its operating hours from July 2, the Mungyeong Tourism Promotion Corporation announced Tuesday. According to the MTPC,...

Updated : 2016.06.28 17:40

[Around the hotels] Round up of hotel events and news

Midsummer night’s getaway at W Seoul-Walkerhill W Seoul-Walkerhill is offering a signature summer cocktail promotion 2016 W Tiki Night, featuring Polynesian cocktails and an exotic atmosphere at W...

Updated : 2016.06.24 18:04

[Travel Bits] Round up of travel news from around the world

Buyeo Seodong Lotus Festival The annual Buyeo Seodong Lotus Festival is a celebration of all thing lotus flowers, while highlighting the importance of preserving wild flowers. As part of the festiva...

Updated : 2016.06.24 17:53

Rome makes history shine for visitors

ROME — Buongiorno, my hundreds of fellow tourists crowding the Trevi Fountain on this bright spring day. Doesn’t it look magnificent? Isn’t it grand? Aren’t you happy to be the first high-season ...

Updated : 2016.06.17 11:23

[Travel Bits] Round up of travel news from around the world

‘Fun Taipei’ all-inclusive discounted travel package In an effort to promote travel to Taiwan’s bustling capital city of Taipei, Fun Taipei has unveiled is new all-inclusive discounted travel pac...

Updated : 2016.06.17 11:16

[Around the hotels] Round up of hotel events and news

Exotic summer vacation at Imperial Palace Seoul Hotel Imperial Palace Seoul Hotel presents Midsummer Night Package from July 16 to Aug. 31, presenting a perfect summer vacation at the exotic outdoor...

Updated : 2016.06.17 10:17