Friday, September 28, 2012

[Accommodation] Hotels in Daegu - 4. First class Hotels (2)





Hotels in Daegu_ 4. First class Hotels (2)

There are many international festivals and local events in Daegu that people all around the world can enjoy together! For those who are planning to come to Daegu for traveling, I prepared the series of articles about hotels in Daegu! This article will cover the first class hotels and if you want to find cheaper hotels or luxury hotels, please see the links at the end of the article.




★ Hotel The Palace


Hotel The Palace, which is located at the bottom of Apsan, has a pleasant surrounding environment with clean air and a beautiful view of Apsan. Transportation to and from the hotel is convenient, making it easy to visit other tourist attractions. Guests can travel easily to the airport, bus terminal, train station and subway station. Guests enjoy high-class and differentiated service from top-class hoteliers as well as excellent internal facilities. In addition, the interpretation and tour guide services make it more convenient for the guests to enjoy their stay.


  Facilities

Guest rooms (51), a business center, banquet halls, coffee shop, restaurants, Korean restaurant, nightclub, café, etc. A parking lot with 110 spaces

  Address

688-1, Bongdeok-dong, Nam-gu, Daegu

  Contact

82-53-471-9911

  Webpage

http://hotelthepalace.co.kr/english/index.html


  Direction



  ● By bus: 104, 349, 434, 564, 424, 400, 400-1, 452, 730, Circular3



★ Soosung Tourist Hotel


Soosung Tourist Hotel, which is located in Suseong amusement park surrounded by Suseong Pond and dense forest, is a palace located in the center of the city on the blue lakeside and green forest. It is loved by guests.


  Facilities

Guest rooms (68), restaurants, a Japanese restaurant, cocktail bar, coffee shop, saunas, golf lounge, and banquet halls, etc.

  Address
888-2, Dusan-dong, Suseong-gu, Daegu

  Contact

82-53-763-7311

  Webpage

http://www.soosunghotel.co.kr/


  Direction



  ● By bus: 401, 604, 410-1, 410



★ New Youngnam Hotel


New Youngnam Tourist Hotel is located in Beomeo Sageori at the entrance to Hwanggeum-dong Grand Park, which is the best place to relax in Daegu. It is a convenient location from which to visit other places, because it is close to the Daegu International Airport, Dongdaegu Station, the bus terminal and bus station. For those who travel at night, the ultramodern sauna is opened between 6am and 9pm at moderate prices for the guests. In addition, various freshly cooked special menus and seasonal foods that are good for stamina are provided at the restaurants, making it a place to enjoy local foods.


  Facilities

Guest rooms (61), a parking lot with 100 spaces, restaurants, saunas, coffee shop, and banquet halls, etc.

  Address

177-7, Beomeo-dong, Suseong-gu, Daegu

  Contact

82-53-752-1001


  Direction



  ● By bus: 100, 990, 991, 309, 323-1, 420-1, 425, 509, 609, 649, 724, 840, 939, Gachang1, Suseong1
  ● By subway: Take line 2. Get off at Beomeo Station. It takes 5 minutes by walk from the exit 10




★ Hotel Crystal



Crystal Hotel, which is located in the business center of Daegu, offers a convenient location for tourism and shopping. The hotel has comfortable guest rooms and diverse facilities, including high-class restaurants, a beautiful and clean wedding hall and banquet halls, which satisfies both business and leisure purposes.


  Facilities


Guest rooms (70), restaurants, a coffee shop, saunas, nightclub, banquet halls, etc.
A parking lot with 100 spaces (All credit cards accepted)


  Address

1196-1, Duryu-dong, Dalseo-gu, Daegu

  Contact

82-53-655-7799

  Webpage

http://www.crystalhotel.co.kr/english/index.html


  Direction



  ● By bus: 509, 305, 600, 400, 618, 808, circular2, Dalseo2
  ● By subway: Take line 2. Get off at Bangogae Station. The hotel is right in front of the exit 3







 * Click here to read "Hotels in Daegu - 1. Super Delux Hotels"
    :http://visitdaegu2011.blogspot.kr/2012/09/hotels-in-daegu-super-delux.html


 * Click here to read "Hotels in Daegu - 2. Delux Hotels"
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 * Click here to read "Hotels in Daegu - 3. First class Hotels(1)"
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* Click here to read "Clean and reasonable places to stay, Business Hotels in Daegu! (1)"
    :http://visitdaegu2011.blogspot.kr/2012/07/accommodation-clean-and-reasonable.html


* Click here to read "Clean and reasonable places to stay, Business Hotels in Daegu! (2)" 
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Thursday, September 27, 2012

[Accommodation] Hotels in Daegu - 3. First class Hotels (1)






Hotels in Daegu_ 3. First class Hotels (1)


There are many international festivals and local events in Daegu that people all around the world can enjoy together! For those who are planning to come to Daegu for traveling, I prepared the series of articles about hotels in Daegu! This article will cover the first class hotels and if you want to find cheaper hotels or luxury hotels, please see the links at the end of the article.


★ Hotel Eldis Regent



Eldis Regent Hotel was designed in the style of a European business hotel, to provide a meeting place that offers the elegance and comfort of European culture. It was built as a high-tech, mammoth two-star hotel with a total area of 2,000 pyeong on June 5, 2003.

There are eight types of European guest rooms, which have a high-tech central air conditioning system and four-layered soundproof windows, to suit the diverse preferences of the guests. Guests enjoy our men’s and women’s health centers with high-tech systems, saunas and a fitness club, which allow the visitors to enjoy a new wellbeing culture. Our facilities are available for a variety of events, such as weddings, first-birthday parties, seminars and other party gatherings. 

A wide range of fusion food culture is on offer at the Western restaurant ‘Regent Court’, the Japanese restaurant ‘Shoya’, and the ‘Live Blue Chicago’, amongst others. Notably, the Eldis Regent Hotel differentiates itself from other hotels by strictly excluding adult entertainment and amusement businesses, including room salons, karaoke bars, nightclubs and arcades, in order to create a pleasant and luxurious hotel experience.


  Address

360, Dongsan-dong, Jung-gu, Daegu

  Phone

82-53-253-7711

  Website



  Directions



By bus: 305, 405, 414, 609, 909, Bukgu2, 509, 840 at Eldis Regent Hotel Bus Stop.
By subway: Take line 2. Get off at Seomun Market Station. It takes 7 minutes by walk from the exit 5.
                      Take line 1, or 2. Get off at Banwoldang Station. It takes 7 minutes by walk from exit 18.



Yeongjin Amigo Hotel



The Sky Lounge on the 21st floor gives you the whole view of Daegu, Our guests enjoy clean, comfortable guest rooms with complete services. As a first-class hotel, Daegu Amigo Hotel provides high-quality food at moderate prices with 125 guest rooms, which is popular among businesspeople. It is located in the heart of Daegu, which is a city of culture and education. It offers excellent facilities and courteous services as a five-star hotel with a long history and tradition. 


  Facilities

Leports facilities, saunas, health club, Japanese restaurant, Chinese restaurant, the Sky Lounge, Korean restaurant, western restaurant, coffee shop, banquet halls, etc. All credit cards accepted.

  Address

28-1, Haseo-dong, Jung-gu, Daegu

  Phone

82-53-252-6001


  Directions




By bus: 508, 600, Rapid1, Rapid3, 651, 653
By subway: Take line 1. Get off at Jungangno Station. It takes 7 minutes by walk.



J’s Hotel




J’s Hotel is a first-class hotel located in Dongdaegu-ro, which is full of culture and pride. It has an outstanding system to provide pleasant and vibrant service to guests, as well as a a comfortable place to rest. J’s Hotel has 58 guest rooms and 5 banquet halls (able to accommodate 1,800 people). 


  Facilities

A coffee shop, fitness club, arcade, cocktail bar, bakery, business center, Korean restaurant, international conference hall, and banquet halls, etc. A parking lot with 100 spaces (All credit cards accepted)
 
  Address

326-1, Sincheon 4-dong, Dong-gu, Daegu

  Phone

82-53-756-6601

  Website




  Directions




By subway: Take line 1. Get off at Dongdaegu Station.



Mt.Palgongsan Hot Spring Tourist Hotel



Palgongsan (Mt.) Hot Spring Tourist Hotel is located inside Palgongsan (Mt.) Provincial Park, which offers a magnificent view with luxuriant forests and clean valleys. It is Daegu’s first hot spring tourist hotel equipped with an open-air hot spring. Besides this, Palgongsan (Mt.) Hot Spring Tourist Hotel allows the guests to enjoy the hot springs in various ways with diverse facilities, including banquet halls, Korean and western restaurants, a coffee shop, karaoke, an ondol lounge, an underground tunnel jjimjilbang, a waterfall bath, a cave bath, a Hinoki bath, and fog sauna, etc. 

Palgongsan (Mt.) Hot Spring Tourist Hotel, which is built in harmony with the beautiful Palgongsan (Mt.), has 35 guest rooms and elegant banquet facilities. Also, the Na-CI type hot spring water, with moderate alkaline of the highest water quality, has proven effective in treating and preventing neuralgia, various stomach disorders, skin problems, obesity, chronic fatigue, detoxification, challenges associated with aging, and osteoporosis, etc.



  Address

89-16, Yongsu-dong, Dong-gu, Daegu

  Phone

82-53-985-8080

  Website




  Directions




By bus: Rapid1, Palgong3
There are free shuttle busses. Call 82-53-985-8080 for free shuttle bus schedule.



Hotel Taegu




Hotel Taegu is located close to diverse cultural facilities, including Woobang Land, Duryu Tower, Duryu Park and outdoor music hall, which all provide joy to our business guests as well as family guests all year round. Also, in order to satisfy the diverse preferences and demands of guests, the hotel has various types of guest rooms, including European-type guest rooms and a traditional room with the Korean floor-heating system. The guests staying at Hotel Taegu can rest and enjoy the fitness center and saunas free of charge. 


  Facilities

Guest rooms (54), banquet halls, business center, western restaurant, Korean restaurant, cocktail bar, coffee shop, saunas, a fitness center, and nightclub, etc.
A parking lot with 150 spaces

  Address

245-9 Naedang-dong, Seo-gu, Daegu

  Phone

82-53-559-2100

  Website




  Directions




By bus: Circular3, Circular3-1, 356, 402, 425, 508, 521, 623
By Subway: Take line 2. Get off at Duryu Station. It’s 350m away from the exit 19.





 * Click here to read "Hotels in Daegu - 1. Super Delux Hotels"
    :http://visitdaegu2011.blogspot.kr/2012/09/hotels-in-daegu-super-delux.html

 * Click here to read "Hotels in Daegu - 2. Delux Hotels"
    :http://visitdaegu2011.blogspot.kr/2012/09/hotels-in-daegu-delux.html

* Click here to read "Clean and reasonable places to stay, Business Hotels in Daegu! (1)"
    :http://visitdaegu2011.blogspot.kr/2012/07/accommodation-clean-and-reasonable.html

* Click here to read "Clean and reasonable places to stay, Business Hotels in Daegu! (2)" 

   : http://visitdaegu2011.blogspot.kr/2012/07/daegu-business-hotels.html

[Event] 2012 Colorful Daegu Festival - Chalk Art Event







2012 Colorful Daegu Festival! 「Chalk Art Event」

2012 Colorful Daegu Festival will be held from October 10th to 16th. We are looking for people who will participate in the Chalk Art event! Please take a look at the information below.







◎ Summary of 2012 Colorful Daegu Festival

 
 
  ● Date: 2012. 10. 10 (Wed) ~ 10. 16 (Tue) <7days>
  
  ● Venue: Jungangno, 2.28 Memorial Park, Gyeongsang Gamyeong Park, Dongseongno area.
  Host: Daegu Metropolitan City
  Supervise: Daegu Cultural Foundation, The office of 2012 Colorful Daegu Festival





Chalk Art Event Summary

: Calk Art is one of the street arts that you draw in the street with chalk or pastels.

  Participants will collaborate with artists and make a work of art in the street!




  ● Title: 2012 Colorful Daegu Festival! 「Chalk Art Event」
  ● Date:  1st event: 2012. 10. 13 (Sat) 17:00~19:00 
                2nd event: 2012. 10. 14 (Sun) 12:00~19:00 
  ● Venue: From Jungang Intersection to Daegu Station Intersection
  Qualification: Any groups and individuals


How to participate? 

  Call 053-422-0996 or 0997 for registration 
  ※ You can register on the spot if there are empty seats, but I recommend you to register in advance. 


Notice 

  ● Chalk, Pastels, sitting mat will be provided for free.
     (You should return them to the field office when you are done drawing)
 
  ● Chalk stains will be easily washed out of your clothes and your body.


Inquires 


  The office of 2012 Colorful Daegu Festival 

  ● Phone: 053-422-0996, 0997 
  ● Official Website: http://www.cdf.or.kr 
  ● Official Blog: http://blog.naver.com/dgfc1201


Wednesday, September 26, 2012

[Event] 2012 Colorful Daegu Festival-Colorful Parade




2012 Colorful Daegu Festival!  
Colorful Parade

2012 Colorful Daegu Festival will be held from October 10th to 16th. We are seeking people who will participate in the Colorful Parade which is one of the main programs of the Colorful Daegu Festival! Please take a look at the information below. 











Summary of 2012 Colorful Daegu Festival

Date: 2012. 10. 10(Wed) ~ 10. 16(Tue) <7days> 
● Venue: Jungangno, 2.28 Memorial Park, Gyeongsang Gamyeong Park, Dongseongno are
Theme: Color, enjoy the festival!
Slogan: Escape from your daily life and fill it with fashion!
Host: Daegu Metropolitan City
   Supervise: Daegu Cultural Foundation, The office of 2012 Colorful Daegu Festival



Summary of Parade Competition

Date: 2012. 10. 13 (Sat) 18:30 ~ 22:00 
Qualification: Any family, elementary school students, and kindergarten students
   Benefits
     - Participation support fund will be provided for 32 teams (28,000,000KRW in total)
     - Souvenirs will be provided
     - If you win the competition, you should participate in the ‘Colorful Tonight’ program on October 14th (Sat) from 18:30 to 22:00 in Jungangno
  Rules
     -  Parade contents shouldn’t be destructive to the fine customs of Daegu City
     - Costumes, ornaments, shoes, glasses, hairs, masks, should be related to the Fashion theme



How to participate?

  You should register by September 27th (Thursday) 6pm for participation 
  Call 053-422-0996 for registration
  We need the following information of the participants
     : Contact info, numbers of the group, contents of your parade (Costumes, ornaments, masks, and dance)



Evaluation and Awards

  Evaluation spot: at some major posts on the marching course
  Judge: Artistic directors and specialist (5people)
  Evaluation standards
      - Creativity (40points): how well used costumes, ornaments, tools and other stuff
- Completeness (20points): how well directed to fit the theme
      - Participation (20points): how many members do you have in your group
- Respond (20points): how much respond do you get from the audiences
 Awards ceremony will be held after the marching

     ※ Awards can be canceled if there isn’t any suitable winner.
     ※ Winning prize will be provided after-tax



Orientation

After registration, orientation schedule will be informed individually.



Notices

   We will take pictures and videos of the parade and will use them for the purpose of city promotion.
   When you use published images, you should receive permission and should use only for the parade. 
      You are responsible for all copyright issues.



Inquires

   The office of 2012 Colorful Daegu Festival
     - Phone: 053-422-0996, 0997
     - Official Website: http://www.cdf.or.kr
     - Official Blog: http://blog.naver.com/dgfc1201