Snow Sliding and Skate in SEOUL, KOREA

Snow sliding and Skate in SEOUL, KOREA
many area will open snow sliding and skate in winter.
homepage: http://www.seoul.go.kr/story/skate/
date : about 12.22~2.20

skate
fee : 4000won for 1hour, 1,000won skate rental fee
* you need to bring glove.
location : youido han river side park infront or63building
subway : 10min walk from youinaru line5
you need your glove for winter sport.
you need to bring your glove when winter sport area.
you can buy chip glove in Mart (Emart, Homplus etc).
you can rent all other things in skate area.

snow sliding
locate : many area in SEOUL
fee : about 8,000won (4hour 10:00~14:00, 12:00~16:00, 14:00~18:00)
you need to bring glove.
subway : 10min work from worldcup stadium line6, DMC station, ETC



SEOUL LIGHT FESTIVAL in DDP(Dongdaemun Design Plaza)

SEOUL LIGHT (DDP Public Light) turns the outer wall of Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) building into a huge exhibition hall with public screens.
Media designer Refik Anadol participates as main writer, and Min Se-hee works as the general director.

We collected photos showing the past of Seoul and Dongdaemun and Seoul photo data taken by citizens.
This is interpreted by AI and machine learning technology, and recombined to express light and image.
Through the voluntary participation of citizens, we plan to capture various stories in the works.

DDP is a multi-cultural complex located at Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station in Seoul, Korea. Since its foundation on March 21, 2014, DDP has staged diverse cultural events including exhibitions, fashion shows, product launch shows, forums, conferences and various cultural events.

DDP is where new design trends begin and cultures are exchanged. It is a venue that introduces new products and fashion trends, that shares knowledge through exhibitions, and that offers diverse contents to experience new design. Through these activities, DDP will be the hub of the design and fashion industry that will expand to Asia and the world.

Date: 2019.12.20 ~ 2020.01.03
Venue: DDP, Exit 1 of Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station (Lines 2, 4, and 5)
Time: 19: 00-22: 00 every evening / 4 times a day
Homepage: http://www.ddp.or.kr/eng


[program]
-SEOUL LIGHT Seoul Haemon (Main Screening): December 20 (Fri)
Seoul Haeamong remembers the past, present and future of Seoul and DDP through the artificial intelligence
Contains dreams about the future.
-Seoul Hae Story Behind Story Workshop: December 21 (Sat)
Rapic Anadol (media designer) shares behind-the-scenes stories about workflow and technical approaches.
Christmas Season Greetings: December 24 (Tue) ~ December 25 (Wed)
Christmas citizen message video production, citizen sympathy video is produced.
-New Year's Countdown: December 31 (Tue)
Countdown and Happy New Year

Donating shop in SEOUL, KOREA

Donating shop (used items shop)  in SEOUL, KOREA

You can donate used items in "Beautiful Shop"
You can also buy clothes donated by others there.

If your donation is more than 3 boxes, they come home.
If you need boxs then you can buy some boxs in a post office or you can take free boxs from Big-mart(Home-plus, E-mart).
You can apply on the homepage.

Homepage: http://eng.beautifulstore.org/take-action


Close to home is as follows. You can donate in person.

Mangwon store
Location: Line 2, Mangwon Station, Exit 2, 20m (Myeongwon Market)
Phone: 02-3144-1014
Address: 69, World Cup-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul
Office Hours: Monday-Saturday 10:30-18:00

Yeonsinnae store
Location: Line 6 Yeonsinnae Station Exit 2, 300m (Yeonsinnae Market)
Phone: 02-356-8004
Address: 253-9, Yeonseo-ro, Eunpyeong-gu, Seoul
Office Hours: Monday-Saturday 10:30-18:00

The National Museum of Korea Contemporary History

The National Museum of Korea Contemporary History
You can see Korea Contemporary History in this museum.



  • Homepage : www.much.go.kr
  • Hours
    • 10:00 a.m.-6: 00 p.m. (* Visitors must enter the Museum by 5:00 p.m.)
    • Open until 9:00 p.m. on Wednesdays. (* Entry possible until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesdays.)
  • Admission: Entry is free.
  • subway
    • Line 3Line 3 Gyeongbokgung Station exit 6
    • Line 5Line 5 Gwanghwamun Station exit 2
  • Audio Guided Tours
    • Audio Tour Guides (English, Chinese, Japanese and Korean) are available for visitors with a personal ID at the Information desk in the lobby (1F).


National Museum of Contemporary Art in KOREA


  • National Museum of Contemporary Art in KOREA
    • You can appreciate Korean contemporary art here.
    • There are facilities in the museum.
    • The National Museum of Modern Art is in operation at 4locations.
    • General exhibitions and special exhibitions for a limited time are held.
    • Homepage : www.mmca.go.kr/eng

  • Seoul center next to Gyeongbokgung Palace
    • There are Art shop, Cafe, Food court, Tea house in Museum.
    • Opening Hours: 
      • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday: 10:00 ~ 18:00
      • Friday, Saturday: 10:00 ~ 21:00 (18:00 ~ 21:00: Free Admission)
    • subway :
      • Next to Exit 1, Anguk Station, Line No. 3. 14 minute walk from Exit No. 1 from Ankuk Station, Line No. 3
      • Next to Exit 2, Gwanghwamun Station, Line No. 5. 17 minute walk from Exit No. 2 from Gwanghwamun Station, Line No. 2
    • Tickets : 
      • for all exhibition at MMCA Seoul: 4,000 KRW
      • Entry is free on the last Wednesday of each month, which has been designated as "Culture Day" by the government

  • Inside Deoksugung
    • There are Art shop in Museum.
    • Opening Hours : 
      • Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday: 10:00 ~ 19:00
      • Wednesday, Saturday: 10:00 ~ 21:00 (19:00 ~ 21:00: Free Admission)
    • Tickets :
      • Admission fee is charged differently according to the exhibition. Please refer to the museum website for details
    • subway:
      • City Hall Station, Subway Line No. 1, Exit No. 2 or Subway Line No. 2, Exit No. 12
      • located inside the Deoksugung Palace grounds. Enter the main entrance (Daehanmun) of Deoksugung Palace to visit the museum.

  • Gwacheon area
    • There are Art shop, Cafeteria, Snack Bar in Museum.
    • Viewing time :
      • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday: 10:00-18:00
      • Saturday: 10:00 ~ 21:00 (18:00 ~ 21:00: Free Admission)
    • Tickets:
      • Admission fee is charged differently according to the exhibition. Please refer to the museum website for details
      • Entry is free on the last Wednesday of each month, which has been designated as "Culture Day" by the government
    • subway:
      • 20 minute walk from Exit No. 1,2,3 from Seoul Grand Park Station, Line No. 4
      • Free shuttle bus to the museum leaves every 20 minutes from Exit No. 4 at Seoul Grand Park Station, Line No. 4.

  • Cheongju Province
    • Address : 
      • 314, Sangdang-ro, Cheongwon-gu, Cheongju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do
    • Opening Hours : Tuesday ~ Sunday: 10: 00 ~ 18: 00
    • Tickets : Admission fee: Free

War memorial in korea


War memorial in korea


It is the largest war weapons museum in Asia, with many foreign visitors.
The main theme of the Korean wars is the museum, where various aircraft, armored vehicles, and artillery are on display. If you go inside, there will be wartime relics from the Paleolithic period, the Korean War exhibition hall, the Vietnam War exhibition hall, the Korean military development history exhibition hall, and the defense industry exhibition hall.
The war memorial is a place with many rare military artifacts. A representative B-52 bomber is on display.
In addition to simple artifacts, there are many things such as video recordings or field reproduction sets.
In particular, video recordings contain various versions of narration, including Korean, English, Chinese, and Japanese.
In the case of video recordings, the details of the Korean War were detailed. Foreigners who watch the video during the Korean War are surprisingly many.
There is no limit to taking pictures. You can shoot freely.


Address: 29, Itaewon-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul The War Memorial of Korea 04353
Tel: 02-709-3139
homepage: https://www.warmemo.or.kr/LNG/main.do?lan=en
subway: Line 12 Triangle Area Exit 12 (3 minutes on foot), Line 4 Triangle Area Exit 1 (5 minutes on foot)
Admission Fee: Free admission permanent exhibition hall. Admission fee is for special exhibitions and exhibitions.


Musical < Sejong, 1446 > in National Museum of Korea





Period: 2019.10.03 (Thu) ~ 2019.12.01 (Sun)
Performance Time: 165 minutes (Intermission 15 minutes)
Venue: National Museum of Korea
Admission fee: VIP seat 100,000 won / OP seat 80,000 won / R seat 80,000 won / S seat 60,000 won / A seat 50,000 won
Inquiries and telephone reservations: HJ Culture / 02-588-7708
ticket: http://ticket.interpark.com/Ticket/Goods/GoodsInfo.asp?GoodsCode=19012875

<Plot>
King Sejong made Hangeul.
In 1418, Taejong abolishes the three-year-old Yang Ning, who leads a prodigal life, and raises Chung Ning, who lives in a book.
In addition, Taejong even presides over Chungnyeong, which has not received three-party education.
Chung Ning, who became king in a bewildered way, but Taejong does not miss the string of politics, adjusting the vices behind him.
However, in the eyes of Taejong, who was wary of the growth of extraterrestrial forces, a growing number of people who follow his heart, Chung-nyeong's father-in-law, are captured.
Shion is involved in a fabricated event and is killed.
Chungnyeong confronts her father for her own politics.
He eventually gets out of his father's hands and keeps his jerk.
But there are many obstacles in front of Chungnyeong .....

National Museum of Korea

National Museum of Korea

Korea's Largest and Largest National Museum
In the past, the number of visitors was the 1st in Asia and the 10th in the world, with 330,000 collections of artifacts.
Of course, there are many nationally designated cultural assets, including national treasures and treasures.
Many of the artifacts in the National History Book are housed here.
Special exhibitions (or special exhibitions) are usually expensive in the exhibition hall instead of the basic admission fee.
There is an id. If you want to listen to the teacher's commentary, please visit time. And even if you don't have to adjust the guide time, you can rent a PDP (voice + video) for 3,000 won and an MP3 (voice only) for 1,000 won.
There is even a free exhibition guide app! Search the National Museum of Korea by keyword on Google Play or the App Store.


Address: 137 Servingo-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
Phone: 02-2077-9000
Subway: Line 4 Ichon Station
Admission Fee: Free admission permanent exhibition hall. Admission fee is for special exhibitions and exhibitions.
homepage: https://www.museum.go.kr
app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=or.kr.nationalmuseum&hl=en

ski, snowboard in seoul, korea



ski and snowboard

When winter arrives in Korea, icy cold winds come with it. However, no matter how cold, there are certain sports that can only be enjoyed during the winter season.
Enjoy the speed and freedom of skiing.
Skiers from around the world are attracted to Korea's night skiing. Many ski resorts in the country stay open till dawn. The fun and excitement lasts through the night.
you can go ski & snowboard resort with shuttle bus.
shuttle bus fee is free or small.
you can book shuttle bus in homepage.
there are info in each resort homepage.


The ski season begins in late November.
The opening date depends on snow and weather.
Early ski lifts are cheaper.

You can also stay in a condo on a ski resort.

There are also ski lessons for foreigners.
Announce on the ski homepage.
Take skiing and snowboarding lessons offered in various languages and enjoy exciting performances and cultural experiences.

Glove 

you need your glove for winter sport.
you need to bring your glove when winter sport area.
you can buy chip glove in Mart (Emart, Homplus etc).
or you can buy it in resort.(some high price)

you can rent all other things in resort

Fee

You can find discounts on the website.
Some ski resorts offer a 40% discount on the free shuttle bus.

Depending on your credit card, we offer a discount.

Near Seoul

http://www.bearstown.com
free shuttle bus. 1hour from seoul.

http://www.elysian.co.kr/gangchon/ski/ski_story.asp
you can go to bayanli(백양리) station with subway and train transi in chung-rag-ri(청량리).
free shuttle bus.

Gangwon-do

2019 winter olimpic games was held in Gangwon-do Korea.
there are many big ski reort in Gangwon-do.
you can go there with shutile bus in homepage
https://www.daemyungresort.com/skiworld/




Changgyeonggung Palace Night Viewing

Changgyeonggung Palace Night Viewing

Period: 2019.01.01 (Tue) ~ 2019.12.31 (Tue)
※ The palace will be open until 9 pm and the last entrance will close at 8 pm.
Venue: 185 Changgyeonggung-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Subway: Anguk Subway Station (Line 3). 300 m
Fee: 1,000 won
※ Advance without advance reservations, no entry limit
※ Includes free viewing for both traditional hanbok and daily hanbok
Homepage: http://cgg.cha.go.kr

Changgyeonggung Palace night viewing, which has been held only for a certain period of time, will be open from 2019.
Open the Honghwamun, Myeongjeongjeon, Tongmyeongjeon, Chundangji, and Daeonjin area, and walk through Changgyeonggung, our precious cultural heritage.

Commentary during the day
Korean: 10:30, 11:30, 13:00, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30 (November-January 16:00)
English: 11:00, 16:00
Japanese: 10:00, 14:00
Chinese: 09:30, 15:00




Kimchi Museum with making Kimchi


You can see kimchi history and join to make kimchi in Kimchi Museum
You use audio guide devices to foreign visitors free of charge.(Audio guide available in English, Chinese, and Japanese.)
Reservation is not possible for Mondays and museum holidays




Homepage : https://www.kimchikan.com/en
Entrance fee :  5,000KRW
Address : 4th ~ 6th Floor of MUSEUM KIMCHIKAN, 35-4, Insa-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul
How to go :
Get off at exit No. 3 of Jonggak Station line1 and turn around the Kumkang Shoe Building. Go straight about 200meters on the Insa-Dong street and then turn left.
Get off at exit No. 6 of Anguk Station line3 and go straight about 300 meters on the Insa-Dong Street and then turn right.

Experience programs are held in either English or Chinese, depending on which language the majority of participants understand.

Lotte World Horror Halloween

Lotte World Horror Halloween

Period: 2019.08.30 (Fri) ~ 2019.11.17 (Sun)
Hours: Weekdays, Sundays 18:00-22:00
Admission Fee: 54,000won
Venue: Lotte World, Songpa-gu, Seoul
Homepage: http://www.lotteworld.com

Lotte World is an amusement park in Seoul.
After 6 pm, horror Halloween takes place throughout the park.





Seoul lantern festival on each fall season



Seoul lantern festival on each fall season. 서울 빛초롱 축제

Date: 11.01-11.17.2019 (first week on Nov. on eash years)
Location : Cheonggyecheon(청계천), Jongno-gu, Seoul (Cheonggye Plaza - supyogyo /1.2km)
Homepage : http://www.seoullantern.com
Subways station : Exit5 of Gangwhamun line5 (광화문역)
etc station( Exit 5,6 of Jonggak Station Line 1, Exit 4 of City Hall Station, Exit 1, 2, 4, 5of Euljiro 3ga Line 2 )

there will be many lantern on cheonggye river.

many cityzen went to there on night.
there are many beautiful lanterns.




Jogyesa Temple Chrysanthemum Fragrance Sharing Exhibition

Jogyesa Temple Chrysanthemum Fragrance Sharing Exhibition
2019.10.10 (Thu) ~ 2019.11.11 (Mon)
Place: Jogyesa Temple, Jongno-gu, Seoul (many subway station)
http://www.jogyesa.kr/user/jogye/

Jogyesa Temple, located in Chongji-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, is the central temple of Korean Buddhism.
A total of 1,296 chrysanthemums, including 10 large chrysanthemum sculptures such as the Nirvana Buddha and Lotus Buddha, and 20 chrysanthemum bonsais, are available.

Kimch festival in seoul

This is a hands-on Kimjang course taught in English for foreigners.
Kimchi is made with the instructor's guidance, and you can learn about the history and culture of Korean kimchi in seoul city hall.
You can put kimchi in your own container.
You can also taste Korean food that fits well with kimchi.

Event Period: November 01 (Fri)-03 (Sun) 12: 00,14: 00,16: 00

Application Period: Until Friday, October 25, 2019 18:00 (first-come-first-served basis)
if you want to make kimch, you can book before 25th.
many people make kimch together, seoul city hall square.

Participation fee: 5,000 won per person

How to participate: Apply by participating in the homepage
www.seoulkimchifestival.kr 



Busan fire works festival


Busan over the see fire works festival


Date: 2019.11.2(sat)
Location: Gwangalli Beach

It is the largest fireworks festival in Korea and the biggest fireworks festival in Asia.
It is setting a record of more than one million visitors every year.

Along with the Seoul World Fireworks Festival, it is regarded as one of the two greatest fireworks festivals in Korea.

The fireworks festival is held at the sea in front of Gwangalli Beach and Gwangan Grand Bridge.
It floats on the sea and the fireworks are shot from the ship and the Gwangan Bridge.
It is spectacular.
It can be seen in Japan's Tsushima Island, which is 50 km away.