Friday, December 2, 2016

Coffee Lovers Gathering In Korea For Daegu Coffee & Café Fair 2016 Taking Place In Daegu, The City Of Coffee

Coffee Lovers Gathering!
Daegu Coffee & Café Fair 2016

The must-do when you visit in Daegu is trying specialty coffee brewed in Daegu. Daegu city with full of coffee shops here and there, is a coffee paradise. ☕

So many famous coffee franchises ‘BomBom’, ‘Havana Express’ ‘Davinci’, ‘Mokambo’ and more started from Daegu since ‘Coffee Myung-ga’, the 1st generation café that invented the roasting machine and a roastery café in South Korea. It’s not too much to say that the coffee fever in South Korea started right here in Daegu and the city has become the center of coffee industry.

In Daegu, the city of coffee, the 6th Daegu Coffee & Café Fair will take place in December. The fair is the one-stop event showcasing all facets of coffee, café products and equipment. To know all about coffee and café, come and enjoy the Daegu Coffee & Café Fair 2016! 😃

2015 Daegu Coffee & Cafe Fair

■ Term :
December 8th to 11th, 2016
■ Opening : 10:00am to 6:00pm(closed at 5:00pm on 11th)
■ Venue : Daegu EXCO (90, Yutongdanji-ro, Buk-gu, Daegu, Republic of Korea)
■ Official Website : (Only Korean)
■ Major Events

  • Exhibitions 
   - Coffee Photo Exhibition
   - Antique Roasting Machines Display

  • Competition & Award
   - World Coffee Cocktail Championship 2016 : At 10:00, Dec 8, 
   - Daegu Coffee Roasting Championship 2016
     Preliminary: At 13:00, Dec 8 / Final: At 11:00, Dec 9
   - Korea Student Barista Championship 2016 : Dec 8 to 11
   - Daegu Café Award 2016 : Dec 8 to Jan 11

  • Experience Program
   - 'Coffeeing, Learn and Feel’
      Dec 9, 10:30 to 11:30 / Dec 10, 10:30 to 11:30 
   - ‘Be a Barista’ : Home Cafe Self bar 

  • Home Cafe Seminar 
    Dec 9 to 11 (two times a day)

  • Demonstration on Dec 9
   - Brewing 14:30 to 15:30 
   - Espresso Brewing 16:00 to 17:00

Getting to Daegu EXCO (from Dongdaegu Station)
  • Bus : Take a bus 937 or 413 and get off at Daegu EXCO.
  • Taxi : 17min (Fare: approximately 6,000 KWR)

90, Yutongdanji-ro, Buk-gu, Daegu, Republic of Korea

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Korean TV Drama Filming Sites In Daegu #1 Ayang Gichatgil & Kim Kwang-suk Road, Filming Locations Of 'Oh My Venus'

K-Drama Filming Locations In Daegu #1
Ayang Gichatgil & Kim Kwang-suk Road

Are you a fan of Korean dramas? 
There are many TV drama filming locations that K-drama lovers must visit in Daegu. Daegu Travel will introduce two places that were featured in ‘Oh My Venus’ to reminisce your favorite scenes today.

K-drama Oh My Venus is a Korean Drama starring So Ji-sub and Shin Min-a.
This romantic comedy TV Drama depicts the romance between an attorney who was once called the ‘Venus of Daegu’ in her hometown and a world famous personal trainer. 

Ayang Gichatgil (Ayang Railroad Bridge)

Ayang Gichatgil

Captured Image: KBS Drama 'Oh My Venus'

The scene where Ju-eun(Shin Mina) ran to Yeong-ho(So Ji-sub) and threw herself in this arms, was filmed in this railroad bridge. The Ayang Gichatgil(Ayang Railroad Bridge) boasts a beautiful view, enough to have been awarded the ‘Red Dot Design Award’, one of the 3 major international product design and communication design prizes. It is an attractive tourist spot with glowing night view.

Ayang Gichatgil

82 Haedong-ro, Dong-gu (930 Jijeo-dong), Daegu, Korea 

Kim Kwang-suk Road (Kim Kwang-suk Mural Street)

Kim Kwang-suk Road

Captured Image: KBS Drama 'Oh My Venus'

Kim Kwang-suk Road was used as the setting of the scene where Ju-eun(Shin Mina) and Yeong-ho(So Ji-sub) walked at night in 'Oh My Venus'.
Kim Kwang-suk Road is a street covered with art murals and the song lyrics of late Kim Kwang-suk who was a famous Korean folk singer-song writer on the wall. And the other side of the street filled with cafes and craft shops. Besides ‘Oh My Venus’, many Korean dramas were often featured in this street. 

2232, Dalgubeol-daero, Jung-gu, Daegu, Korea 

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

T'way Air's New Flight Routes To Daegu From Cebu And Hong Kong Launching

New Flight Routes To Daegu Launching 

T’way Air will launch new direct flights between Daegu and Cebu(Philippines) and Hong Kong.
People can travel to Daegu from Cebu, Philippines and Hong Kong directly from next month. Flights from Daegu International Airport to Cebu will begin on December 15 and to Hong Kong on December 13, 2016. 

Photo Courtesy: t'way air

To celebrate the launching new direct airline routes to Daegu, it holds a special giveaway event from December 15 to 31. Grab a special gift while exploring Daegu!

[New Flight Routes Information]
■ Airline: T'way Air
■ Route: Daegu International Airport - Hong Kong
             Daegu International Airport - Cebu(Philippines) 
■ Homepage: Click Here

Daegu ↔ Hong Kong
Daegu ↔ Cebu(Philippines)
Start of Operation
From December 13, 2016
From December 15, 2016
Service Schedule
Three times a week
(Tue, Thu, Sun)
Five times a week
(Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)