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Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) (부산국제영화제)

Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) (부산국제영화제)

0m    49802     2021-01-15

120, Suyeonggangbyeon-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) • For more info: +82-1666-9177

Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) was the first international film festival in Korea that is now considered one of the biggest in Asia.

The festival boosted Busan as a city of culture and art, while helping the Korean film industry by improving production and distribution. The festival also helps search for talented movie directors and unknown movies through previewing various film genres.

The festival plans to continue its work of making Busan the heart of the film industry, increasing the market and investment to improve the film industry.

Busan Cinema Center (부산 영화의 전당)

Busan Cinema Center (부산 영화의 전당)

0m    19798     2020-11-02

120, Suyeonggangbyeon-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan
+82-51-780-6000

Busan Cinema Center is a film culture complex showing performances and films across all genres. The facility is comprised of large and small theaters, cinematech, sky theater, indie plus, as well as the 4,000-seat outdoor theater which serves as the venue for the opening and closing ceremonies of Busan International Film Festival.

Busan International Magic Festival (부산국제매직페스티벌)

Busan International Magic Festival (부산국제매직페스티벌)

0m    13833     2020-09-18

120, Suyeonggangbyeon-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) • For more info: +82-51-626-7002

Busan International Magic Festival is the largest magic festival in the world. Several events are prepared to mesmerize the audience, including the fascinating opening ceremony that takes place on the shore of Haeundae Beach.

Busan International Short Film Festival (부산국제단편영화제)

Busan International Short Film Festival (부산국제단편영화제)

57m    4396     2020-05-12

120, Suyeonggangbyeon-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) • For more info: +82-51-742-9600

The Busan International Short Film Festival started in the 1997 as Busan Short Film Festival and was renamed as Busan Asian Short Film Festival in 2000, expanding to include short movies from all across Asia. As time went on, the festival once again expanded its scope to include films from around the world and was renamed as Busan International Short Film Festival in 2010. The festival has laid a foundation for the development of Korean movies. It continues to stir up support and interest in short films, acting as a catalyst for the Korean short films industry.

Busan International Comedy Festival (부산국제코미디페스티벌)

Busan International Comedy Festival (부산국제코미디페스티벌)

111m    2878     2020-08-13

120, Suyeonggangbyeon-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) • For more info: +82-51-916-8828

The first in Asia, started as the International Comedy Festival in 2013, it is now known as the Busan International Comedy Festival (BICF) and is noted for developing contents and promoting the Korean comedy industry, introducing both Korean and famous international comedians from abroad. 

Regardless of gender and age, the comedy festival is open to anyone to enjoy and have fun laughing throughout the funny acts presented by the comedians. The audience also get to be actively involved with the artists through the performances and programs presented at this globally diverse international comedy festival. In addition, a comedy open concert will also be hosted for free to allow all visitors to enjoy comedies of international level quality.

Shinsegae Duty Free (Busan) (신세계면세점 (부산점))

Shinsegae Duty Free (Busan) (신세계면세점 (부산점))

151m    51865     2019-02-07

15, Centum 4-ro, Haeundae-gu, Busan
+82-1661-8778

Shinsegae Duty Free – Busan Branch offers unique shopping ambience not like general duty free shops as it has a runway-concept of duty free shop.

Premier Hotel Centum [Korea Quality] / 센텀프리미어 호텔 [한국관광 품질인증]

Premier Hotel Centum [Korea Quality] / 센텀프리미어 호텔 [한국관광 품질인증]

220m    389     2020-12-11

17, Centum 1-ro, Haeundae-gu, Busan

Centum Premier Hotel is a business hotel with four underground floors and 22 floors on the ground offering a view of Haeundae Beach. The 603 rooms provide various options from single and double rooms, to twin and premier suites. All of them are done in modern style, kept clean and optimal for a comfortable stay. There are various facilities in the hotel including a seminar room, a fitness center, a business, a coin laundromat, a restaurant, and a cafe. In particular, an indoor swimming pool with full-length windows on all sides is located on the 12th floor. Free admission is provided to guests, with access to a shower room and a personal locker. Make sure to bring your swimsuit and swimming cap when visiting the hotel in the summer. Breakfast costs 13,200 won per person and is provided in Korean style until 9.30 a.m. Centum Premier Hotel boasts of the best location. Haeundae Beach is within walking distance, whereas Gwanganri Beach is about a 5-minute drive away. Bexco, the center of the MICE industry in Busan, and a place for corporate meetings, incentive travel, conventions and exhibitions, is nearby; so are large department stores and traditional markets. A variety of promotions and events is organized by the hotel. Contact us in advance via the website or telephone to enjoy more benefits.

MISSHA (미샤 (MISSHA))

MISSHA (미샤 (MISSHA))

308m    31022     2016-09-04

35, Centumnam-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan
+82-51-745-2718

Beginning as the online site, Beautynet, in 2000, Missha has evolved as a trusted cosmetic brand by reflecting customers' concerns. MISSHA products come from excellent ingredients and rigorous lab testings to improve their quality. Shop assistants in Missha at Centum City offer one-on-one professional consulting to visitors as well.

Centum City Ice Rink - Shinsegae Department Store (센텀시티 아이스링크 (신세계백화점))

Centum City Ice Rink - Shinsegae Department Store (센텀시티 아이스링크 (신세계백화점))

308m    20882     2020-08-13

35, Centum nam-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan
+82-51-745-1400

Shinsegae Centum City is a wildly popular attraction in Busan that is home to an excellent indoor ice rink with a capacity of 500 visitors. This state-of-the-art ice rink is operated under natural light during the day and under spectacular, romantic lighting at night. The ice rink is a great place for visitors of all ages and has a variety of facilities for the comfort of its guests. Those needing a break from skating can head on up to Food Park or Snack Corner to look out over the ice and munch on food from around the world. Other facilities at the rink include the Culture Hall, customer lounges, and customer service center.

Whoo (Shinsegae Department Store, Centum City) (후 (신세계백화점 센텀시티점))

Whoo (Shinsegae Department Store, Centum City) (후 (신세계백화점 센텀시티점))

320m    17598     2019-05-13

35, Centum nam-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan
+82-51-745-1259

Whoo is a top-of-the-line cosmetics line from LG Household & Healthcare sold in department stores. The line is mainly based on Oriental ingredients collectively called ‘Gongjinbidan,’ which were developed based on a study of treasured books of secret medicinal recipes used by the ancient royal family. Gongjinbidan contains six Oriental medicinal herbs known to be used by the royal family to smooth fine lines and give luster to the skin; it also has outstanding moisturizing and anti-inflammatory effects. The line was launched in 2003 and has since become established as a steady-selling cosmetics brand among women, outselling imported name brand cosmetics.

Kwangjuyo (광주요)

Kwangjuyo (광주요)

320m    14940     2018-03-19

35, Centumnam-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan
+82-51-745-2319

Established in Icheon (Gyeonggido), Kwangjuyo inherits the spirit of Kwangju Government Kiln that used to supply ceramics to royal families. Using natural materials and handmade process, Kwangjuyo aims to not only continue the fine tradition of reflecting natural beauty, but also reinterpret traditional patterns and materials of ceramics to modern sensibility.

Spa Land Centum City (스파랜드 센텀시티)

299m    217201     2020-09-18

35, Centumnam-daero, Haeundae-gu, Busan
+82-1668-2850

Spa Land, equipped with all the benefits of a traditional Korean spa, is located in Shinsegae Centum City in Haeundae, Busan. Spa Land consists of 22 spas fed by two different kinds of all-natural spring water pumped up from 1,000 meters underground, 13 distinctively themed jjimjilbang and saunas, and an open-air foot spa.