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Gangneung Jungang Market

Introduction : ​Gangwon-do’s representative traditional market, Jungang Market opened in 1980 as a permanent market. The market is divided into two main parts; one is a traditional market and the other is an underground fishery ma…

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Woljeongsa Museum

Introduction : ​Located within Woljeongsa Temple in Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do, Woljeongsa Museum was founded in October 1999, and began displaying treasures and artifacts from some 60 plus temples in the southern part of Gangwon…

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Namaehang Port

Introduction : ​Namaehang Port is one of the three most beautiful ports in Gangwon-do. The traditional fishing village, complete with a seawall, lighthouse, and large uniquely-shaped rocks is very popular among photographers. The …

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Gangneung International Film Festival

Photo: Gangneung International Film Festival poster(Credit: Gangneung International Film Festival Organizing Committee)The Gangneung International Film Festival (GIFF) will take place for the first time from November 8 to 14 at Ga…

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Mangsang Beach (망상해변)

Introduction : ​Mangsang Beach is sought out by many families and tourists for its beautiful white sand, shallow waters, and location in a neighborhood full of leisure facilities. Mangsang Beach is a beach that represents the east…

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Dutayeonpokpo Falls

Introduction : ​Dutayeonpokpo Falls is located on a branch of the Suip Stream that flows through Geonsol-ri, Bangsan-myeon, which is north of the Civilian Control Line. The amount of water that flows is limited, but the surroundin…

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Sol Beach Hotel & Resort Yangyang

Introduction : ​Sol Beach Hotel & Resort Yangyang is a resort designed with a motif of Spanish architecture that is located in one of the most pristine areas near the East Sea and Seoraksan Mountain in Gangwon-do. The resort o…

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Jeongseon Gondre Rice

 food informationJeongseon Gondre Rice is one of the most famous local dishes of Jeongseon. It is rice made with gondre (cirsium setidens), which is a specialty vegetable of Jeongseon. While it looks simple, it is very healthy, an…

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Sangyujae (상유재)

Introduction : ​Sangyujae is known to be the oldest traditional Korean style house in Jeongseon, Gangwon-do Province. The house is a tangible cultural asset of Gangwon-do Province, and the mulberry tree beside the stone wall is a …

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Nongoldam-gil Deungdae Damhwa Village

Introduction : ​Nongoldam-gil Street refers to the road going uphill from Mukho Port to Mukho lighthouse. 30 years ago, Nongol was the representative port of pollack and squid, but about 20,000 residents left town as fishing resou…

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