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Seoul International Fireworks Festival Seoul International Fireworks Festival is an annual event of extravagant firework displays by firework masters from home and abroad, attracting more than a mil...

Updated : 2016.09.02 13:34

Follow Beatrix Potter through Britain’s Lake District

When I was a little girl, my grandparents gifted me with a beautiful set of Beatrix Potter books for Christmas one year. I could barely wait for everyone to finish unwrapping presents so that I could...

Updated : 2016.09.02 13:25

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

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 : 2016.09.02 13:21

Lower Manhattan reborn 15 years after 9/11

NEW YORK (AP) -- Fifteen years after the Sept. 11 attacks, Lower Manhattan has been reborn. The revitalization of the city’s downtown, powered by $30 billion in government and private investments, ...

Updated : 2016.09.01 14:40

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

Water splash parade at Everland Everland is hosting the Summer Splash and Fantastic Summer Night festival, which is packed with programs such as splash parades, fireworks and a 3-D mapping show ever...

Updated : 2016.08.26 17:28

Surfer heaven: Kauai’s north shore

The surf instructor Rick, sitting next to us, points out to vast ocean as we sit in the crystal-clear water, where he’s pushing a few beginners into waves. “A few months ago, there were 60-foot (1...

Updated : 2016.08.26 17:25

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

Relaxing Chuseok Package at Banyan Tree Club & Spa Seoul In celebration of Chuseok, Banyan Tree Club & Spa Seoul will be offering the Relaxing Chuseok Package for those staying at the hotel from Sep...

Updated : 2016.08.26 17:21

Giant cruise ship heads to Arctic on pioneering journey

LOS ANGELES (AFP) -- It is a voyage explorers only dreamed of not so long ago. But thanks to climate change, a luxury cruise ship has undertaken a pioneering journey that will see it sail through th...

Updated : 2016.08.25 15:13

Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika

NEW YORK (AP) -- With government officials now warning pregnant women to avoid Miami Beach in addition to Puerto Rico, some sun seekers are desperately scrambling for a Zika-free vacation. And that ...

Updated : 2016.08.25 15:09

Samsung and Mexico's Yucatan to promote tourism

Samsung Electronics Co. signed a business pact with the tourism board of Mexico's Yucatan state to implement a project that will utilize the South Korean electronics giant's virtual reality technolog...

Updated : 2016.08.23 13:54

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

Water splash parade at Everland Everland is paying tribute to the days of summer this year as the amusement park and resort play host to the Summer Splash and Fantastic Summer Night festival. The ...

Updated : 2016.08.19 17:20

Largest-ever incentive tour group from Japan due in S. Korea

Over 10,000 employees of a major Japanese funeral service company will visit South Korea between this fall and next spring, the state-run Korea Tourism Organization said Wednesday. The unprecedented...

Updated : 2016.08.17 14:24

Chinese video site promotes tourism attractions in Korea

Major Chinese video site Youku will air a travel show introducing hot tourism spots in South Korea, featuring top celebrities from the two nations, the state-run Korea Tourism Organization said Wedne...

Updated : 2016.08.16 11:24

Nestled in greenery, Suncheon offers look into the past

History still breathes in Sucheon. Located in South Jeolla Province, the mid-size city of nearly 280,000 residents boasts well-preserved traces of the Joseon era, a period when it served as one of t...

Updated : 2016.08.12 10:51

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

Water splash parade at Everland Everland is paying tribute to the days of summer this year as the amusement park and resort play host to the Summer Splash and Fantastic Summer Night festival. The fe...

Updated : 2016.08.12 10:27