[KBS] Key Business Issue Key Business Issue english 2018-09-21T01:40:24 <![CDATA[#52. Highlights from <The Korea Travel Log>]]> Throughout the past year, The Korea Travel Log has introduced listeners to 51 beautiful travel destinations in Korea that are less known to the public. Today, the six producers of the program...

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<![CDATA[#51. Daegwallyeong Snow Festival]]> The area around Songcheon in Daegwallyeong, PyeongChang County is hosting the 26th Daegwallyeong Snow Festival. The celebration of ice and snow features various snow sculptures as well as fun...

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<![CDATA[#50. Sokcho, the city of lake and port]]> Sokcho in Gangwon-do Province is a charming city. It is surrounded by the majestic Seoraksan Mountain and is home to Lake Yeongnang and Lake Cheongcho. Its port that vibrates with energy since early...

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<![CDATA[#49. Sokcho, second home to North Korean war refugees]]> There is a very special village in Sokcho, located on the east coast of Gangwon-do Province. It's Abai Village, where North Koreans who had fled the Korean War from Hamgyeong-do Province at the...

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<![CDATA[#47. Enjoy the ultimate winter sports in Hongcheon!]]> Ski resorts in Korea are packed with colorfully-clad skiers and snowboarders swooshing down the slopes. Interests in winter sports have spiked in the run up to the 2018 Winter Olympics in...

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<![CDATA[#48. Jeongseon in Gangwon-do Province, the home of Arirang]]> Jeongseon, Gangwon-do Province, one of the three origins of Arirang. Jeongseon is a small town located deep in the mountains, where only a patch of sky is visible through the tall peaks. Let's set...

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<![CDATA[#46. Sancheoneo Ice Festival in Hwacheon, Gangwon-do Province]]> If you happen to visit Hwacheon in Gangwon-do Province this winter, be sure to look around one of Korea's most iconic wintertime festival. Since its start in 2003, the Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice...

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<![CDATA[#44. Woljeongsa Temple Stay Program]]> The Woljeongsa temple stay program, popular among Koreans as well as foreigners, provides a special chance to experience a day at the Buddhist temple. This week's episode highlights the temple stay...

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<![CDATA[#45. Samtan Art Mine in Jeongseon, Gangwon-do Province]]> Coal mines and miners at one time were the powerful engine that drove Korea's phenomenal economic growth. Sadly, the once-busy industrial site, which opened in 1964 and had flourished until its...

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<![CDATA[#43. Seonjaegil hiking course in Odaesan Mountain]]> Seonjaegil hiking course stretches from the fir tree forest in front of Woljeongsa Temple in Odaesan Mountain to Sangwonsa Temple. Walking on the millennium-old forest road gives hikers a chance to...

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<![CDATA[#42. Yeoju, a city with class]]> The city of Yeoju, home to the tomb of King Sejong, is the center of Korean ceramics industry and the country's largest rice producing region. Let's discover the beauty of Korean ceramics and savor...

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<![CDATA[#41. Wonju Hanji Theme Park]]> The Wonju Hanji Theme Park located in the city of Wonju in Gangwon-do Province is where visitors can learn about the origin and history of Korean traditional paper "hanji," famous for its silky...

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<![CDATA[#32. Gyeongju, the city of tombs]]> This week's episode takes listeners to the Daereungwon Royal Tomb Complex, where ancient Silla tombs from 1,500 years ago stand intact to create a unique and harmonious blending of past and present,...

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<![CDATA[#23. Gunsan embracing a century of time]]> The Japanese imperial regime opened a port in Gunsan in 1899 and shipped the rice produced in the nearby region to Japan. Having long served as an economic hub for Japanese businessmen, Gunsan still...

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<![CDATA[#16. Samhae Soju-ga Brewery in Samcheong-dong, Seoul]]> Good food or pleasant scent you experienced during a trip long lives in your memory and makes you want to revisit that place. Here is a chance to steep your memory in Korea's aromatic traditional...

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<![CDATA[#36. Gwangmyeong Cave, the only cave theme park in the Seoul metropolitan area]]> Siheung Mine was dug halfway up Gahaksan Mountain in Gyeonggi-do Province in 1912 to provide Japan with mineral resources. Since the mine was closed down in 1972, it was used to store shrimp sauce...

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<![CDATA[#34. Discovering King Jeongjo at Haenggung and Banghwasuryujeong]]> As we tour Hwaseong Haenggung (temporary palace) and Banghwasuryujeong, we once again realize how much the reform-minded king loved his people. The various events held in and around Hwaseong Fortress...

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<![CDATA[#33. Suwon Hwaseong Fortress]]> The crowning achievement in early modern fortress construction, realization of powerful royal authority, a well-thought-out urban development plan, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. These are just...

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<![CDATA[#31, Gyeongju, the city of the moon]]> A nighttime tour program called "Millennium Night Trip" takes visitors to the ancient historical sites of Gyeongju and lets them enjoy the city's colorful night scenery under the quiet, shimmering...

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<![CDATA[#30. Trip to the Mud Flats of the Yellow Sea at Seokmodo Island, Ganghwa County]]> If the East Sea is known for its clear water and the South Sea for its multitude of islands, the Yellow Sea in the west of the Korean Peninsula is famous for its rich tidal flats. This week's trip is...

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<![CDATA[#28. Special day and night of Busan, the largest port city in Korea]]> What makes day and night in Busan so special? During the day fly over the sea on a cable car, walk on the sea by strolling on the Skywalk glass-bottomed walkway, and admire the magnificent coastal...

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<![CDATA[#14. DMZ Peace Train]]> The DMZ Peace Train program is available only in Korea, the only divided country in the world. The train travels to the demilitarized zone near Cheorwon, Gangwon-do Province, where passengers can see...

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<![CDATA[#39. Jat'hyanggi Purunsup Forest in Gapyeong]]> Gapyeong in Gyeonggi-do Province is known for its majestic mountains and sparkling rivers, but the region is most famous for its pine nuts produced from its many pine forests. Let's embark on a...

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<![CDATA[#37. A walk around Namhansanseong Fortress, following the scent of autumn and vestiges of history]]> Inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2014, Namhansanseong Fortress is a tragic reminder of the 1636 Chinese invasion of Joseon. Let's rediscover the autumn and history of Korea as we walk...

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<![CDATA[#27. Romantic Road at Incheon Songdo International City ]]> Measuring up to its nickname of "international city" or "futuristic city," Songdo in Incheon features only wide open motorways and clusters of glass and steel skyscrapers. But hidden among the cold...

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<![CDATA[#26. How to have fun in the summer - Rock away at the Incheon Pentaport Rock Festival]]> Rock music fans from all over the world flock to Songdo Moonlight Park in Incheon every summer to enjoy the Incheon Pentaport Rock Festival, the country's largest camp-out music festivity. Sizzling...

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<![CDATA[#24. Gunsan, a city that lives in the present with the past in the background]]> Gunsan, an advance base for the Japanese occupational regime's pillaging of Korea. As Korea celebrates its 72nd anniversary of its independence, the streets of Gunsan still retaining the traces of...

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<![CDATA[#22. Scenic beaches and unusual museums in Gangneung]]> Gangneung is known for Jumunjin Port where seafood auctions take place early every morning and the scenic beaches, including Anmok Beach with a long strip of coffee shops. Also increasingly popular...

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<![CDATA[#18. Sorokdo Island - From an Island of Lepers to an Island of Healing]]> It's already been more than a century since a leper colony was established on Sorokdo Island. Now it's turned into an island of healing. In this week's episode, a KBS producer tours the island's...

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<![CDATA[#13. Perfume-making Workshop in the Bukchon Hanok Village, Seoul]]> One of the hottest tour programs for foreign visitors to Seoul is make-your-own-perfume program. Tourists create their own perfumes so that whenever they wear those scents they're reminded of their...

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