Rediscovering South Korea
Seoul is the capital of Korea and is the heart of Korea's culture and education as well as politics and economy. Seoul is home to many historic sites and places of traditional culture. The shopping and entertainment districts also draw a large number of tourists every year. The Hangang River, which runs through the center of the city, is a distinctive landscape of Seoul that offers a myriad of resting areas for citizens
Gangwon-do is blessed with beautiful mountains and clean beaches that offer some of the best sceneries and vacation spots throughout the year. The beaches are popular spots for watching the sunrise on New Year's morning as well. Winter in Gangwon-do is heaven for winter sports enthusiasts, as the province gets a lot of snow. The 2018 Winter Olympics have been scheduled to take place in various cities in Gangwon-do, including Pyeongchang, Gangneung, and Jeongseon.
Jeju Special Self-Governing Province is a premier tourist destination, boasting mild weather and scenic beauties of beaches, waterfalls, cliffs and caves. Some of the top tourist sites include a national park with diverse flora and fauna, breathtaking views, and the world's longest lava tube, registered as a UNESCO World Natural Heritage.
Jeollanam-do is famous for seafood, Pansori, and Arirang. It is home to diverse tourist destinations, from one of the world's best-preserved reed bays to green tea fields, and many designated Slow Cities. The F1 Korean Grand Prix also takes place here.
Daegu offers the conveniences of a big city with the comfort of a rustic lifestyle. Major attractions include parks equipped with diverse recreational facilities, and a traditional herbal medicine market, which has been in operation since the Joseon Dynasty.