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Incheon Munhak Stadium (Incheon World Cup Stadium) (인천문학경기장(인천월드컵경기장))

Incheon Munhak Stadium (Incheon World Cup Stadium) (인천문학경기장(인천월드컵경기장))

21260     2024-03-19

618 Maesohol-ro, Michuhol-gu, Incheon
+82-32-455-2677

Incheon Munhak Stadium was built to host the 2002 World Cup jointly hosted by South Korea and Japan. It is a multipurpose stadium capable of hosting not only soccer matches but also track and field events. Various events and performances, not limited to soccer, are often held here. Within the stadium complex, there are facilities such as the Incheon Children's Museum, the Collabo MICE Convention Center, and the Center for Sport Science in Incheon. Additionally, within the stadium grounds, there are the Incheon SSG Landers Field and the Park Tae-hwan Aquatics Center.

Mureunggyegok Valley Healing Campground (무릉계곡 힐링캠핑장)

Mureunggyegok Valley Healing Campground (무릉계곡 힐링캠핑장)

10553     2024-03-19

467 Samhwa-ro, Donghae-si, Gangwon-do

This campground is situated in Mureunggyegok Valley, nestled between Dutasan Mountain and Cheongoksan Mountain. The valley is renowned for its enigmatic rock formations and derives its name from the mythical paradise in the Chinese fable, “The Peach Blossom Land”. It's a place where one can immerse in the beauty of nature. The campground is accessible by car, just a 25-minute drive from KTX Mukho Station.

Seoul Marina Club & Yacht (서울마리나 요트&클럽)

Seoul Marina Club & Yacht (서울마리나 요트&클럽)

20420     2024-03-18

160 Yeouiseo-ro, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul
+82-2-3780-8400

Located right behind the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea, this marina facility has a rather unique scenery that one cannot easily find in Korea, thanks to the view of the Hangang River and the yachts moored at the marina. Professionals operate the yachts here, so safety is guaranteed. Yacht rides here are popular because one can enjoy a sailing experience in the city center. Another draw of the yacht rides here is the scenery of Seoul, especially at night.

DMZ Peace Trail (Goseong A/B Course) (DMZ 평화의 길(고성 A/B코스))

DMZ Peace Trail (Goseong A/B Course) (DMZ 평화의 길(고성 A/B코스))

0     2024-03-18

481 Geumgangsan-ro, Hyeonnae-myeon, Goseong-gun, Gangwon-do

The DMZ Peace Trail is a trekking path created with the hope of fostering peace in the Korean DMZ (Demilitarized Zone). This trail offers views of the renowned Geumgangsan Mountain and the Haegeumgang Islets. To access the trail, visitors must first register their visit at the Goseong Visitor Registration Center, confirm their identity, and then acquire a visitor pass at the Jejin Checkpoint. After these steps, visitors can proceed to the Unification Observatory, which is the starting point of the trail.
[Course A] Unification Observatory → Geumgang Access Gate → Geumgangsan Observatory → Unification Observatory (2.7km on foot + 5.2km by car)
[Course B] Unification Observatory → Anho Checkpoint → Geumgangsan Observatory → Unification Observatory (7.2km by car)

Mojeongtap Trail in Nochusan Mountain (노추산 모정탑길)

Mojeongtap Trail in Nochusan Mountain (노추산 모정탑길)

10268     2024-03-18

1679-8 Daegi-ri, Wangsan-myeon, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do

Nochusan Mountain, part of the Taebaek Mountain Range, derives its name from the ancient Chinese states of Lu (No) and Zou (Chu). This naming commemorates the area's historical significance as a place of study for two of Korea's great scholars: Seol Chong from the Silla period and Yi I from the Joseon era. The Mojeongtap Trail on Nochusan Mountain is noteworthy for its 3,000 stone towers, erected by an elderly mother in honor of her children. The term “Mojeong” signifies a mother's love for her children. 

Yongin Leisure Pool (용인레저스포츠 야외수영장)

Yongin Leisure Pool (용인레저스포츠 야외수영장)

28018     2024-03-18

495 Iwon-ro, Idong-eup, Cheoin-gu, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do

Yongin Leisure Pool is a comprehensive leisure complex. It boasts a large swimming pool and a valley, along with a football field and a foot volleyball court, pensions, bungalows, and barbecue areas. The swimming pool is operational during the summer. For leisure and sports enthusiasts, there are nearby fishing spots and golf courses. Additionally, the complex is conveniently located near Sambongsan Mountain and Sigungsan Mountain, offering excellent hiking opportunities.

Kkottongnae (꽃동네)

Kkottongnae (꽃동네)

8775     2024-03-15

47-93, Kkotdongne-gil, Eumseong-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do
+82-43-879-0100

Kkottongnae, established by Father Woong-jin Oh in 1976, is a comprehensive social welfare community dedicated to supporting a diverse group of individuals including seniors, children, people with disabilities, and the homeless. This center extends its services beyond immediate care by also running educational institutions and research facilities focused on missionary endeavors, philanthropy, and social welfare initiatives. 

Inje Speedium Resort Circuit (인제스피디움리조트 서킷)

Inje Speedium Resort Circuit (인제스피디움리조트 서킷)

6078     2024-03-15

130 Sanghadap-ro, Girin-myeon, Inje-gun, Gangwon-do
+82-1644-3366

Inje Speedium offers a space that caters to professional international racing events and the general public’s desire for the thrill of racing. The 3.908 km track, set against the mountainous backdrop of Gangwon State, is a racer’s dream, offering the excitement of speed within the highest safety measures in Korea. Unlike flat terrains, the dynamic elevation changes of the circuit adds a variety of enjoyable challenges. At Inje Speedium, you can experience the exhilaration of Korea’s first “circuit kart,” no special license required. It’s time to discard the notion that only sports cars belong on the track! For those who want to witness professional driving skills up close or feel hesitant about driving on the track themselves, options are available such as a Circuit Safari with a professional driver, a ride in a Circuit Taxi, or the opportunity for Sports Driving in their own car. This allows for a personalized circuit driving experience that suits one's comfort level and preferences.

Busan Asiad Main Stadium (부산 아시아드주경기장)

31638     2024-03-15

344 World cup-daero, Yeonje-gu, Busan
+82-51-500-2123

Busan Asiad Main Stadium, completed in 2001, was constructed to host the 2002 World Cup and the 2002 Busan Asian Games. Its design, closer to a circle than a straight line, offers both grandeur and comfort. It serves as the home stadium for the Busan IPark football club and hosts various events including track and field competitions and K-pop performances. Adjacent to it are a baseball stadium and an indoor gymnasium.

Paradise Casino Jeju Grand (파라다이스카지노제주그랜드)

Paradise Casino Jeju Grand (파라다이스카지노제주그랜드)

18271     2024-03-13

80 Noyeon-ro, Jeju-si, Jeju-do (1F, Maison Glad Jeju)
+82-64-743-2121

Paradise Casino Jeju Grand is a casino exclusively for international visitors, located within Maison Glad Jeju. It boasts a spacious gaming environment equipped with a wide range of amenities and operates around the clock, ensuring entertainment at any hour. Its proximity to the Jeju International Airport offers it great accessibility. The casino provides an added element of fun to your travel experience on the picturesque island of Jeju.