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'BTS tour' destinations in Korea

A bus stop at Hyangho Beach near Jumunjin Beach in Gangneung, Gangwon Province, the location where one of BTS' music videos was filmed, tops the list of BTS-related places foreign fans want to visit. Courtesy of Korea Tourism Orga…

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Gangneung Curling Cente

Introduction : ​Arena from 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Located on the basement of the curling center, visitors to the ice rink can enjoy skating at an affordable price.​ Address : ​32, Jonghabundongjang-gil, Gangneung-si, Ga…

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Pungsuwon Catholic Church

Introduction : ​Pungsuwon was the first catholic village in which over 40 faithful from Yongin (Gyeonggi-do), led by Sin Tae-bo (or St. Peter), settled to escape the wrath of Sinyubakhae (religious persecution of Catholics) of 180…

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Gangchon Resort (강촌유원지)

Introduction : ​The Gangchon Resort is a small village nestled along the Bukhangang River in Chuncheon, Gangwon-do. The river is on one side of the village, while Bonghwasan Mountain and Samaksan Mountain are on the opposite side,…

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Gangwon FC wins in 5-4 comeback over Steel…

Gangwon FC celebrates after winning a thrilling 5-4 come-from-behind victory against the Pohang Steelers at Chuncheon Songam Leports Town in Gangwon on Sunday. [K LEAGUE]​Gangwon FC defeated the Pohang Steelers 5-4 in a thrilling …

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Peaceful stroll

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha, center, and the diplomatic corps in Seoul hike along the DMZ Peace Trail at the demilitarized zone (DMZ) in Goseong County, Gangwon, on Saturday. The government opened the Goseong cour…

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Yundaechun Rafting

Introduction : ​Yundaechun Rafting offers group rafting, survival games, and seasonal leisure sports on Korea's most beautiful and challenging waters of Donggang River.​ Address : ​78-4, Seopsae-gil, Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do​ Inqu…

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  • 2019-06-20

Keep Cool This Summer at Gangwon’s Water P…

 Seorak WaterpiaSeorak Waterpia (Credit: Hanhwa Resort)​Seorak Waterpia is one of the most popular summer retreat destinations on the East Coast. With the stunning scenery of Seoraksan Mountain serving as a backdrop, this place of…

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Teddy Bear Farm

There are various themes of teddy bears displayed. There are a variety of teddy bears such as ice climbing and rock climbing teddy bears, teddy bears catching squid in the boats, teddy bears dressed as soldiers saving the country,…

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Namusae (Tree and Bird)

Introduction : ​Located in Hongcheon, Gangwon-do Province, Namusae (Tree and Bird) is a hanok-style pension that was built in 2011. It is surrounded by beautiful scenery and boasts a panoramic view of Palbongsan Mountain from the …

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