Gap between number of tourists to Korea and Japan expands

Gap between number of tourists to Korea and Japan expands

The gap between the number of tourists toKorea and Japan is expanding. According to the Japan National Tourism Organizationon Friday, the number of Koreans visiting Japan in Januarywas over six-hundred thousand, while the number of Japanese tourists to Korea was a quarterof that, at around hundred-fifty-thousand. The weakening Japanese yen is considered afactor in the …

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Korea could soon see shift in incentive tourism sector

Korea could soon see shift in incentive tourism sector

Korea has been a popular destination for Chinesecompanies treating their clients and employees to an incentive holiday. But with growing tensions over the deploymentof a U. S. missile defense system to the peninsula, Korea is bracing for a decline in the numberof incentive tourists from China this year. Oh Soo-young tells us more. Feasts of …

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Korea introduces programs to promote tourism in provincial regions

Korea introduces programs to promote tourism in provincial regions

Seoul is a popular tourist destination forforeigners and a major cultural hub in Asia. but the Korean government is trying to diversifyits attractions by introducing a variety of unique tourist programs. Kim Ji-yeon followed some tourists traveling to some of Korea's provincial regions forthis report. Korea has launched a bus service cateringto foreign tourists to …

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Korea steps up efforts to revive winter tourism industry

Korea steps up efforts to revive winter tourism industry

Due to the relatively mild temperatures we′vebeen having lately, Korea′s winter tourism industry is experiencing a bit of a chill. But the government and other organizations are working to fire things back up. Park Se-young reports. Like many people from colder climates, agood number of Koreans also want to go somewhere warm over the winter …

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Tourism Development in North Korea – part 1

Tourism Development in North Korea – part 1

Today on Travel Professors Dr Stevo Pratt and Dr Markus Schuckert are interviewed by Dr Denis Tolkach about tourism development in totally Democratic People's Republic of Korea, also known as North Korea Today we are talking to Dr Markus Schuckert and Dr Stevo Pratt about North Korea and tourism in North Korea, a very trendy …

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90 French tourism experts visit Korea

90 French tourism experts visit Korea

A group of French tourism experts is takinga tour around Korea. to discover for themselves the best of Korean culture and tourism spotsthat they think would lure French tourists to Korea. Their visit follows the South Korean and French presidents' pledge last week to boost people-to-peopleexchanges between the two countries. Our Kim Hye-sung brings us …

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Medical Tourism in South Korea – Low Cost Health Care Travel

Medical Tourism in South Korea – Low Cost Health Care Travel

Medical Tourism in South Korea From snow capped mountains to tranquil pondssurrounded by quaint pagodas, the country of South Korea offers natives and visitorsalike wealth of beauty, acient cultural traditions and foods. South Korea is on the cutting edgeof technological advances in edicne and health care. Exellent an skilled physicians state-of-art technology and some of …

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