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Mungyeong promises a memorable time travel to the past

Mungyeongsaejae Pass (Lee Si-jin/The Korea Herald) MUNGYEONG, North Gyeongsang Province — The vast, sweeping road lined with ginkgo trees lend a magical quality to the walk through Mungyeongsaejae Pass, the historical road connecting the capital Hanyang (today’s Seoul) with the southeast corner of the peninsula. Once Joseon Dynasty’s most popular …

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Kim Jang-sil appointed Korea Tourism Organization head

New Korea Tourism Organization head Kim Jang-sil (right) receives an official letter of appointment from Culture Minister Park Bo-gyoon in Seoul, Thursday. (Culture Ministry) Former Vice Culture Minister Kim Jang-sil has been appointed the new head of the Korea Tourism Organization, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism announced Thursday. …

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2 Michelin-star Latin American female chef visits Korea

Chef Maria Marte (Four Seasons Hotel Seoul) In celebration of the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between South Korea and the Dominican Republic, the Dominican Embassy in Seoul has invited two-star Michelin chef, Maria Marte, to introduce Dominican cuisines to Korea. Hosted by the Four Seasons Hotel Seoul in Gwanghwamun, …

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