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Korean Folk Village Historical Drama Festival The Historical Drama Festival, a festival dedicated to Korean historical dramas, is being held daily at the Korean Folk Village until Nov. 13. At the e...

Updated : 2016.10.14 14:57

Making the rounds in Muhammad Ali’s hometown

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky -- Above the bar at Jack Fry’s, a favorite Louisville dining destination on busy Bardstown Road, the walls are adorned with pictures of racehorses and people who know racehorses...

Updated : 2016.10.14 14:42

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Jeonju Bibimbap Festival Bibimbap is inarguably one of Korea’s most well-known foods and iconic dishes, while Jeonju in North Jeolla Province is home to the country’s most famous rendition of this...

Updated : 2016.10.07 14:29

On eve of Route 66’s 90th anniversary, Barstow looks to a brighter, hand-painted future

BARSTOW, California — In the early 20th century, the small desert town of Barstow was a bustling stop on Route 66 between Los Angeles and Chicago, immortalized in a popular 1940s tune as one the pla...

Updated : 2016.10.07 14:16

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Michelin-star chef to visit Park Hyatt Seoul Michelin-star chef Andrea Aprea will be making a special visit to Park Hyatt Seoul’s Italian restaurant Cornerstone next week. Currently the head chef ...

Updated : 2016.10.07 14:13

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‘Korea Sale Festa’ kicks off with huge discounts from retailers South Korea kicked off a nationwide shopping event Thursday with a variety of promotions, cultural and entertainment events to draw ...

Updated : 2016.09.30 14:10

Beliefs aside, Noah’s Ark in Kentucky is something to see

I’d been on Noah’s Ark all of 20 minutes when the question that hung over every step was finally put to me: “Do you believe?” It came from a man with a thin beard named Travis, who wore a Captai...

Updated : 2016.09.30 14:04

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Indian food fest at Millennium Seoul Hilton Millennium Seoul Hilton is offering a special Indian food festival buffet through Oct. 9 at the hotel’s restaurant, Cafe 395. Sponsored by the Indian Em...

Updated : 2016.09.30 14:01

China's No. 1 social commerce site to pick best Seoul restaurants

China's largest food delivery and group buying website will pick the hottest restaurants in Seoul to help a growing number of individual travelers find the best places to eat, the state-run tourism a...

Updated : 2016.09.27 11:12

Run with the bulls on Terceira island

VILA NOVA, TERCEIRA, Azores -- There are ways to look nonchalant when you stand on a street with nothing between you and an over 900-kilogram bull but a few skinny guys with a rope. Strike a vigorou...

Updated : 2016.09.23 14:42

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Seoul International Fireworks Festival The Seoul International Fireworks Festival is an annual event of extravagant firework displays by firework masters from home and abroad. It attracts more than ...

Updated : 2016.09.23 14:40

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Park Hyatt Seoul’s Autumn at the Park Park Hyatt Seoul is presenting the Autumn at the Park package until Nov. 30. It comes in two options, either basic or gourmet, and aims to provide a refuge fo...

Updated : 2016.09.23 14:37

Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism

TOKYO (AP) -- Eighty-eight places in Japan are going to be designated as “animation spots” to encourage tourism, using train stations, school campuses, rural shrines and other fairly everyday place...

Updated : 2016.09.18 16:35

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Chuseok Package at Park Hyatt Seoul Park Hyatt Seoul will be offering the Chuseok Package for guests staying at the hotel from Sept. 1-18. The main component of the package is the Evening Chill-out...

Updated : 2016.09.09 16:35

Where ghosts are guests

It was a dark and stormy night when I arrived at Nottoway Plantation, eager to get to my room, unaware of the ghosts. Western Louisiana was flooding. Roads were washed out, hotels in short supply. I...

Updated : 2016.09.09 15:55