Korea Sale FESTA, Korea grand sale


Korea Sale FESTA, Korea grand sale
Korean version of Black Friday will be held 'Korea Sale FESTA'.
The foreigners 'korea grand sale' and open the 'Korea Black Friday' Korea Festival three days together aimed at locals.


Date: 10.1 ~ 31
Area: Seoul metropolitan area, major municipalities nationwide.
homepage: http://www.koreagrandsale.co.kr
               http://www.koreagrandsale.co.kr/en

If korea grand sale will be held in October each year.
Until last year, he attended only retailers such as department stores or supermarkets.
This year has participated en masse to consumer electronics manufacturers and online stores, car companies.
As well as 249 retail consumer electronics and automotive manufacturers such as dog participating companies.
The store can host more than 59,000 are involved.

Domestic car makers to up to 10% for some models, you can get discounts up 4 million won.
Mobile phones can also be purchased at almost half price.
The credit card companies also provide the 'interest-free installment five months' benefits.
Department stores and discount up to 80%.
Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics also discounts up to 53%.
The cosmetics discount of 20-50%.
In department stores and apartments and 400 million won, including superannuation sweepstakes 7 billion.


You can buy a range of products very inexpensive and can be seen K-pop star through cultural events.
The opening of a K-pop concert held in 10.30, as the evening Gangnam youngdong gil.(coex subway station line2)
55 cultural festivals held containing the K-pop content from across the country.


  • 'K-POP concert "(9.30): Shiny. 2PM, Infinite, Hsien Blue, Wonder Girls, Girl's Day, A Pink, Airlie, Mamamoo, Biggs, eyioh this, Got7, red velvet, girlfriends, children in Iowa, including a total of 25 teams
  • Apgujeong Rodeo Street Fashion Festival (10.1 2-3)
  • International Peace Marathon (10.3)
  • Global Chef Food Festival Scenes (10.3)
  • Gangnam Style Dance Festival (10.3)

wow book festival on hongdae street. end of Sept.





wow book festival is autumn book festival in the streets of Hongdae every year.
books exhibited in various publishers
they are sold at discounted prices.
there are the book lecture events in Seogyo Art Center, Sangsang madang.

This year especially, the exhibition of French books and proceed with the related activities.

http://wowbookfest.com/

date : 2016.9.29(Thursday) - 10.3(Monday)
location : Hongik University Street parking in front of one,
   galleries and alternative spaces, etc.
time table : http://wowbookfest.com/timetable_2016

where to go in korean thanksgiving holiday. chu-suk. han-ga-wi?



where to go in chu-suk?
you can free enter the palace in chu-suk.

Various cultural events are set to take place across Seoul during this Chuseok holidays.

chandukgung, secret garden 창덕궁,비원
www.cdg.go.kr

kunbokgung 경복궁  
www.royalpalace.go.kr

changunggung 창경궁
cgg.cha.go.kr

deoksugung 덕수궁

www.deoksugung.go.kr

music in palace
http://www.gung.or.kr

Namsangol Hanok Village 남산골 한옥마을
http://hanokmaeul.seoul.go.kr

korean folk village in youngin 한국민속촌
http://www.koreanfolk.co.kr

national folk musium 국립민속 박물관
http://www.nfm.go.kr

lotte world in jamsil line2 롯데월드
http://www.lotteworld.com

everland in youngin 에버랜드
http://www.everland.com

seoulland 서울랜드
http://www.seoulland.co.kr

seoul zoo 서울동물원
http://grandpark.seoul.go.kr

Prehistoric monuments 암사동 선사 유적지
http://sunsa.gangdong.go.kr

Jeju Olle Walking Festival in OCT



Jeju Olle road is Trail of Jeju.
Olle orignal meaning is a narrow alley in the Jeju dialect meaning Iran.
Olle is connecting an alleyway, Ghat, deulgil, coastal roads, including uphill along the coast of Jeju.
Courses are also turning around some small lands of Jeju.
olle is popular because you can see the beach and the mountains, the sea of ​​Jeju together.

there are 21 courses and 5 additional  alpha courses.
If you walk the course, you can walk all the wheels outside the island.
One course is approximately 15 km, it take the average time is 4 ~ 6 hours.
The total length is about 422km.

"Jeju Olle Walking Festival" is fall festival, walking along the road to Olle.
The walking festival is to reverse the course 10.21 day, Olle 1 (15㎞ · Seogwipo seongsaneup light hitting the beach - seongsaneup Siheung Elementary School)
10.22 day, the second day of the course is conducted in two ways Olle walking in the opposite direction (14.5㎞ · seongsaneup onpyeong muzzle - light hitting the beach).

Date: October 21 to October 22
Location: Jeju Olle Course 1, Course 2
Website: www.jejuolle.org
Tel: (064)762-2190
Pre Ticket : 20,000won per person

in this Course 1, Course 2, you can see such as the Seongsan Sunrise Peak, likelihood, verdant garden carrots
Walking festival performances one can see the sea of ​​Jeju autumn background.
The singer jangpilsun, travel sketches, vocalists, etc. will be performances.
There are also jazz and indie bands.
There is also the experience, such as eat jeju food and traditional korean cloth fitting.
There are official festival and gift packagese.

the resurrection of hasuk, homestay


hasuk is a homestay university.
hasuk is renting a room that is one of several private rooms.
it is main rental system in past, university in Korea.
hasuk using toilet together with many persons, as privacy is not good, even if the curfew was determined.
The age varies up and were students prefer the studio rather than hasuk.
In Korea Univ. hasuk is almost disappeared five years ago.

However, this hasuk has appeared again in the university area apartments last year.
A grandmother of three rooms of Seongbuk-gu, Seoul recently rent a small room for student.
If women living alone in big apt. they find female students hasuk renter.

The landlord perspective, the studio was oversupply, hasuk, also in terms of rate of return than the studio.
One room have private toilet in each room.
one floor in building, one room is made only about 5 rooms.
If hasuk, 1 floor for 1 or 2 toilets, so, there can be about 8 rooms.

some students want stay hasuk because it is lower price then one room.
In addition, students want to stay jensei(high deposit and no monthly).
However, jensei can not be found near universities.
or some students wa to stay no furniture, or partially furniture room, because it is lower price.

swimming in hongdae, seoul

swimming in hongdae, seoul



마포 청소년 수련관
  • http://www.youthnaroo.or.kr
  • you can join swimming lesson per month 45,000won~70,000won
  • mapo-gu-chung line6, 2 stop from hapjung
  • free swimming 
    • fee : 4000won
    • free swimming time
      • sat : 15:00~16:50
      • sun : 10:00~12:30, 14:00~16:30

마포아트 센터  

  • www.mapoartcenter.or.kr
  • 5min from exit2, Dahung line6 (3 stop from hapjung)
  • free swimming 
    • fee : 4000won
    • free swimming time
      • Weekday 08:00~8:50, 12:00~12:50, 21:00~21:50
      • Sat 08:00~09:50, 11:00~12:50, 16:00~17:50, 19:00~20:50
      • Sun 09:00~10:50, 12:00~13:50, 15:00~16:50


마포 평생학습 센터 수영장

  • http://mpllc.sen.go.kr/

old market in seoul



- how about to go to dongdaemun market?
http://english.visitkorea.or.kr/enu/SH/whereToShop/whereToShop.jsp?action=trans&cid=997047
it is clouded all night.
Exit14, Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station Line 2, 4, 5
Exit8 or 9, Dongdaemun Station Line 1

- how can we go to Itaewon underground market?
you can use subway line6.
5min from exit4, Itaewon station line6

- do you have any recommendations for a night market here in Seoul aside from Insadong?
many old market disappear in korea. also, this market  close at 19:00
http://www.kwangjangmarket.co.kr
line1, jonro 5ga

- any big old market near house?
there are worldcup market.
many japantour list visit this market.
mangwon subway station line6

spring cherry blossom flower festival


spring cherry blossom flower festival
each spring season
there are peak cherry blossom flower on many area

-near loft house : small river street
-near triple house : dynamo street
-yuido long river street

small river near house, cherry bloosom festival in april
small river near house, walking festival
exit4, eungam subway station.

this cherry bloosom festival is biggest in korea.
youinaro line5 (yuido)
http://tour.ydp.go.kr
you can go with subway.
http://goo.gl/maps/JGbnV
youi-naru station line5, 여의나루역 5호선
http://tour.ydp.go.kr/Joy/joy_festival_view.asp?idx=111&pid=03&SearchWord=&Cul_name=

jamsil line2 (lotte world) cherry bloosom festival
2015.4.10~4.12
http://culture.songpa.go.kr

where can wear traditional korean dress?


insadong ssamgi-gil  인사동 쌈지길


photo traditional cloth cafe
http://goguan.net
map : http://goguan.net/main/sub01_03.php
user blog : http://blog.naver.com/hyorim1019?Redirect=Log&logNo=50149947813
http://sara0205.blog.me/60154861185


free photo traditional cloth in palace
http://royal3210.cafe24.com/english/contents/exp_event_02.jsp
kings cloth in palace (2days ago reservation)
http://www.sumunjang.or.kr/index.jsp?mid1=00000003&mid2=00000031

package tour company


famouse tour company
hana tour(biggest in korea)
http://www.hanatour.com/
hana tour jeju
http://www.hanatour.com/asp/booking/local/local-cheju.asp?hanacode=main_GNB_CJU


modu tour(2nd in korea)
http://www.modetour.com/
modu tour jeju
http://www.modetour.com/Package/List.aspx?MLoc=01&startLocation=ICN&location=LOC94&location1=LOC94^LOC11^LOC1


ybtour tour(many people, this company is chip)
http://www.ybtour.co.kr/Goods/Domestic/main.asp


very small tour company, useally for english teachers in korea

http://www.adventurekorea.com

do you know any good park here in Seoul with green trees?


olympic park.
photo in glass (very big park, east of seoul)
http://www.olympicpark.co.kr/jsp/english/index.jsp
subway : olympicpark line5
blog : http://blog.naver.com/puka21?Redirect=Log&logNo=140164261822
http://jijae3k.blog.me/70146812807
http://dosa24.blog.me/20164444471


worldcup park.
very big 4 park, west of seoul
subway : worldcub stadium line6

summer beach in korea


-Mud festival(west sea)
this is very famous fetival.many people go to enjoy mud and beach.
you can go morening and come to seoul at night with bus or train.
http://www.mudfestival.or.kr/#header
how to go : http://www.mudfestival.or.kr/aboutFestival/direction.html


-in East sea has many famous Beach


-Gyeongpo Beach in gangneung(in East sea)
http://english.visitkorea.or.kr/enu/SI/SI_EN_3_6.jsp?cid=1070803
http://wikitravel.org/en/Gangneung
http://www.gangneung.go.kr/main_new/main.jsp
http://eng.gangneung.go.kr/


Bus : Gangneung Bus Terminal in Seoul -> gangneung Bus Terminal. 3~4hours
Train : Train to Cheongnyangni Train Station and use shuttle bus in Train Station


-Jeongdongjin Train Station
Train
Cheongnyangni Train Station in Seoul -> Jeongdongjin Train Station (night train is good)


Seatrain from Jeongdongjin Train Station
http://www.seatrain.co.kr/


-airport east sea

http://www.airport.co.kr/yangyangeng/index.do

Shopping in seoul


Premium Outlets
Lotte Premium Outlets in Paju (롯데 프리미엄 아울렛 파주점)
this is very big and many famouse brand shops
http://store.lotteshopping.com/handler/Main-Start?subBrchCd=054
#2200 bus : hapjung(합정) line2 (exit 1).  
it take 30min


Sinsegae Premium Outlets in Paju
http://www.premiumoutlets.co.kr/paju/
#2200 bus : hapjung(합정) line2 (exit 1).
it take 1hour


Sinsegae Premium Outlets in Yeoju
http://www.premiumoutlets.co.kr/01_centers/main_yeoju.asp
dong-seoul bus terminal(동서울 시외버스 터미널) at dong-seoul line2
take bus to yeoju bus terminal (여주 시외버스 터미널)
it take 1hour 30min
fee: 5,700won


Outlets
http://store.lotteshopping.com/handler/Main-Start?subBrchCd=057
seoul station(서울역) line1

Jeju iland


jeju tour info
http://english.jeju.go.kr/
http://www.hijeju.or.kr/english/main.html

airplain
many airplain in kimpo airport.
you can go kimpo airport with airport subway line 
(it is center from seoul to inchoen international airport)
you can buy ticket in airport.

low price airline ticket, you can check this site
www.eastarjet.co.kr
www.twayair.com
www.jinair.com 
www.jejuair.net

there are a lot of  guest houses, inns, hotels in Jeju.
http://english.jeju.go.kr/index.php/contents/travel/accommodations/five-star

 I recommand jeju olle trail (olle-gil, 올레길) 
nowadays, many people walking that street.
http://www.jejuolle.org/
“07” road is beautiful. “01-1” is sunrise hill(일출봉).
if you want to this , i recommand use bus or rent car for olle street walking


halla mountain (hallasan, 한라산)


http://www.hallasan.go.kr/english/

Rent car
you can rent car in airport(many company in airport) or internet reservation. 
i think the price is similer.
jeju goverment make standard price and many renter car company make discount for client.
when i visit jeju, i use this big renter car company in airport.
http://ajrentacar.co.kr/eng/index.jsp
http://www.ktkumhorent.com/eng/main.do

cycle rent : 1day about 10,000won depend on cycle kinds
http://www.xn--v69a869b79ajnj27c.net/

bike & scuter rent : 1day 20,000won~100,000won. depend on bike kinds
http://www.jejuscooter.net/
http://www.jejuscooter.co.kr/page.php?gr_id=sco&sub_id=sco_01
http://xn--hq1b64fp5dnvnbtby2a28bx38adkc.kr/
http://www.jejubike.co.kr/

Jeju food
i think this 3 is famouse in Jeju.
you can see many reataraunt make these on Jeju street.

  • 흑돼지 삼겹살 Heuk Dwaeji, Black pig pork belly
  • 성게 미역국, sea urchin seaweed soup
  • 갈치조림, Galchi, Braised Cutlassfish

http://english.jeju.go.kr/index.php/contents/Tour/Restaurants?cat=FD02&page=1
http://www.ijto.or.kr/english/index.php?cid=21
http://www.10mag.com/jejus-top-10-foods/
http://www.sallysroom-sg.com/7-must-try-food-in-jeju/

- Do you know any Bible Baptist church in Jeju Island?
map : http://goo.gl/maps/7JWt5
only this church has homepage : http://www.togethercc.org/

- Do you know if they have any Korean Custom Dress experience in Jeju island?
i can not found it. i found this, jeju folk village, but, i did not recommand
http://eng.jejufolk.com/html/index.aspx
blog : http://inuskmj.blog.me/166194439

what is korean thanksgiving holiday. chu-suk. han-ga-wi?



what is chu-suk?

it is korean thanksgiving holiday. chu-suk. han-ga-wi it is said as "han-ga-wi 한가위" with Net Korean, "chu-suk 추석" with Chinese character there is a custom of visiting the home. the severe traffic jam occurs. more than three thousand million people to move. at this time, only small person stay in Seoul South Korea is considered farming society. Thanksgiving has come on the abundance of offerings with new crops are harvested. for the modern Thanksgiving was fixed Lunar August 15th.


mapogu tour info


hongdae seoul fringe festival in summer


hangang outdoor swimming pool  in summer
time : 09:00 ~ 20:00
fee : 5000wonkorea tour info
tel : 02-3780-0601, 02-322-6302
taxi : hanggang mangwon swimming pool (한강 망원지구 야외 수영장)
bus : take small green bus #16, at exit1 out of hapjung subway station line2
     (합정역 1번 출구 2호선 마을버스 16번 이용)
etc : you can bring food. parasol is free for 4 person.


hangang camping


worldcup stadium


hongik area tour


hangang (han-river)
http://hangang.seoul.go.kr/eng/

Korea TV & drama in internet