Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Upcoming Festival In Korea - The 3rd Suseong Lake Festival 2016 In Daegu

Upcoming Festival In Korea - The 3rd Suseong Lake Festival 2016 In Daegu
The 3rd Suseong Lake Festival 2016


2015 Suseong Lake Festival


Suseong Lake Festival is coming in September!

People can have romantic nights at Suseong Lake, one of the resting places in Daegu.
There will be concerts, art performances, exhibitions, fireworks and more events prepared for visitors. Also Deurangil Food Festival at Deurangil Food Street(famous for food and restaurants in Daegu) will be taking place on Sep 24 from 12:00 to 22:00. The street is supposed to filled with various events for visitors as well.

2015 Suseong Lake Festival

● Period : September 23 to 25, 2016
● Venue : Suseong Lake, Suseong Artpia, Deurangil Street
 Major Events : Performances, Exhibition, Fireworks, etc
● Festival Schedule
Date & Venue
Time
Events
Sep 23 (Fri)
Stage on Suseong Lake
18:30~19:30
Pre-ceremony stage
19:30~21:00
Performances - singers, bands. Musical
21:00~21:05
Fireworks
21:05~22:00
Movie OST Concert
Sep 24 (Sat)
Stage on Suseong Lake
19:00~19:30
Celebration of Korean Music Orchestra
19:30~21:15
Opera concert on the lake,
Fireworks
21:15~22:00
Movie OST concert
Sep 25 (Sun)
Stage on Suseong Lake
18:00~19:00
Performance of Suseong-gu athletic association
19:00~21:00
Youth Dance & Singing
Performance by singer ‘Jessie’
21:00~21:10
Fireworks


Date & Venue
Events
Sep 23 (Fri) – 25 (Sun)
Suseong Lake
Fringe Art Street
: Street performances(magic show, juggling, mime, etc.)
Sep 23 (Fri) – 25 (Sun)
Suseong Lake
Kids Land
: Characters performances(dance, magic, puppet play, animation screening)
Sep 24 (Sat)
Suseong Artpia
Living Arts Festival
Sep 25 (Sun)
Suseong Artpia
Performance - Dream Orchestra

● Address 
   • Suseong Lake : 725, Sang-dong, Suseong-gu, Daegu, South Korea
   • Suseong Artpia : 180, Muhak-ro, Suseong-gu, Daegu, Korea
   • Deurangil Street : Between KT at Sang-dong and Deurangil Three-way Junction
● Inquiries
    1330 Travel Hotline : +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) 

Monday, August 29, 2016

2016 Daegu International Bodypainting Festival Was Held For Both Artists And Visitors - Festival In South Korea

2016 Daegu International Bodypainting Festival Was Held For Both Artists And Visitors - Festival In South Korea
2016 Daegu International Bodypainting Festival Held!


The 2016 Daegu International Bodypainting Festival was held at the Kolon Outdoor Concert Hall in Duryu Park from August 27th ~ August 28th.



It hosted a competition open to artists from all around the world. The competition was for body painters and make-up artists to show their own specialties in two categories ‘Bodypainting’ and ‘Fantasy Make-up’. For visitors, various events such as nail art services, spectacular participants’ award shows and more were prepared. Also visitors could see participants demonstrating their body paintings and fantasy make-ups before their competition.

We will show you how fantastic the festival was last weekend!



Artists and models preparing their contest.




Performance and booths for visitors.


Models posing at the bodypainting contest.


Models posing at the fantasy make-up contest.



Models posing for photos at special photo zone.

Friday, August 26, 2016

Popular Places of Daegu To Take Pictures For Social Media Posts - Gorgeous Photography Locations In South Korea #2

Popular Places of Daegu To Take Pictures For Social Media Posts - Gorgeous Photography Locations In South Korea
Gorgeous Photography Locations In Daegu, South Korea #2


Daegu Travel came back with the second list of great places in Daegu to photograph!
Here are the most popular spots to take cool pictures for your social media posts or blog. :)

  The ARC

The ARC shaped like a UFO is an abbreviation of Architecture of River Culture and Artistry of River Culture. It is a complex cultural space where you can learn about Korea's four major rivers and waters. You can see the beautiful night view of The ARC colorfully shining after the sun has set.

• Direction
1. Take the bus '성서1'(Seongseo1) bound for Daegok, Dasa nearby exit 2 of Daesil Station.
2. Get off at Gangjeongbo. It’s 8 min walk to The ARC.
• Address : 805, Jukgok-ri, Dasa-eub, Dalseong-gun, Daegu 



  Gatbawi in Palgong Mountain 


One of the popular photo spot, ‘Gatbawi’ is a stone Buddha located at the top of Palgong mountain peak. There’s any other reason why Gatbawi is visited by many people. Because it is believed that if you pray in front of Gatbawi, you will have the wish you prayed for granted. 

• Direction
1. Take the bus ‘401’ at the bus stop 35m away from the exit 2 of Ayang-gyo Station(line 1).
2. Get off at 'Gatbawi'.
3. Walk approximately 257m to the entrance of the trail leading to the Gatbawi.
• Address : San 63, Daehan-ri, Wachon-myeon, Gyeongsan-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Korea


  E-World

Scenery of E-World, the biggest amusement park of Daegu from 83 Tower.

• Direction : 5 min walk from Duryu Station Exit 15, subway sine 2.
• Address : 200, Duryugongwon-ro, Dalseo-gu, Daegu


  Samunjin Naruteo(dock)

Samunjin Naruteo with old Korean history and traditional atmosphere.

• Direction : Take the bus ‘달성1’(Dalseong1) or ‘650’ and get off at Samunjin Naruteo.
• Address : 40-12 Samunjin-ro 1-gil, Dalseong-gun, Daegu, South Korea



  Ayang Railroad Bridge


The Ayang railroad bridge is a good place to create a romantic atmosphere during a midsummer night. It is an abandoned railway remodeled into a pretty walking trail where people can pass by. 

• Direction : 11min walk from Ayang-gyo Station Exit 4, subway line 1.
• Address : 82, Haedong-ro, Dong-gu, Daegu, Korea