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In commemoration of the successful papa visit, the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) is holding a special online event for people to share their travel stories.
After visiting any of the Holy Sites included in Pope Francis’ itinerary during his visit to Korea, simply share your story ad photos on the “My Travel Planning” page. 10 of the best entries will be selected.
Fore more details , please visit this link: http://asiaenglish.visitkorea.or.kr/ena/HD/event/2014/08/260101/ena.html
Win Cash Prizes at the “Nalanda Festival” on Sept 20! August 29, 2014
The festival will offer opportunities to experience traditional Korean culture thorough traditional performances, games and other hands-on activities. The major event during the festival will be the Quiz Madang, a trivia game which covers facts about Korean Buddhism and traditional culture and the participants with the top 6 scores will be awarded with prize money. To encourage participation, more amazing gifts like a tablet PC and air tickets to Southeast Asia will also be given away!
Visit link for more details: http://bit.ly/1orDpoJ
In celebration of Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day), the Korean Folk Village will be holding its annual Hangawi Festival from August 30 to September 14, 2014.
The festival features a wide range of events including traditional performances, folk games, a ritual called seongju-gosa (newly harvested rice is put in seongjudanji (a bowl) to give thanks for good harvest), and other activities for visitors to experience some of Korea’s customs. There will also be songpyeon (half-moon-shaped rice cake), baked beans, and other hands-on activities.
Visit link for more details: http://bit.ly/1nJAwjJ
Get to see some of the biggest K-pop stars at the 2014 Hallyu Dream Festival this September 28, 2014 at the Gyeongju Civic Stadium in Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do. This year’s lineup includes EXO-K, KARA, Block B, Sistar, 4Minutes, VIXX, GOT 7 and many more!
Visit link for more details: http://bit.ly/1orBkJv
Korean officials, corporate and education heads led by Ambassador H.E. Lee Hyuk lead the ribbon-cutting for the first Korea Study Abroad Expo at UP Diliman Bahay ng Alumni on Wednesday, August 27. The two-day event encourages Filipino students to study in various Korean universities. Analyn Perez
Visit the KTO booth in Korea Study Abroad Expo 2014 at UPAA Ang Bahay ng Alumni UP Diliman and get a FREE travel kit!
Don’t miss the last day!
You can also get a chance to win a round trip ticket to Korea! Yey!