Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Best Night View in Daegu :: Fantastic Daegu Night View Tour

Best night view in Daegu 
Fantastic Daegu Night View Tour

There are so many things to enjoy in Daegu: Delicious food, Beautiful sightseeing, classical streets and so on. Then, how would you like to enjoy Daegu?

Let's see sparkling Daegu. Let's look around night view of Daegu.

 [Gukchae-bosang Memorial Park]



Dongseongro and Jungangro is main center in Daegu. There are 3 big parks and each park is beautiful. This time, I’d like to tell you about Gukcahe-bosang Memorial Park. Since last December, beautiful lighting is loved by many people. Please visit here and take unforgettable pictures with your people.

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
● Address : 670, Gukchaebosang-ro, Jung-gu, Daegu


 [Apsan Observatory]



Apsan Observatory is well known for seeing a whole Daegu. It’s really beautiful to see night view of Daegu from here. Also, there is a cafes' alley. Have a warm coffee and enjoy your time in Daegu. 

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
● Address : Apsansunhwan-ro, Daemyeong 9(gu)-dong, Nam-gu, Daegu


 [The ARC]



The ARC is a landmark of Daegu. What is this place? This is an abbreviation of Architecture of river culture and artistry of river culture. One good thing about Daegu is that it is not as cold as Seoul. Walk around The ARC and see some exhibition. Also, there is a café with beautiful view. 

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
● Address: 805, Jukgok-ri, Dasa-eup, Dalseong-gun, Daegu


 [Ayang Railroad]



Ayang railroad was a railroad connected from Dong-gu Sinam-dong and Dongchon-dong Geumho River. It was ‘Daegu Track’ that was constructed as sing-track between Daegu Station and YeongcheonStation in 1919, but as Daegu Track was closed down, it transformed as a tourist attraction. There are observatory, cafés, bridge museum, and meditation center inside railway. Of course it is wonderful to see night view! 

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
● Address: 82, Haedong-ro, Dong-gu, Daegu




What kind of night view is the best?
Make a good memory in Daegu with wonderful night view. 

Monday, January 30, 2017

2017 Korea Travel Guide :: Absolutely Best Dishes in Daegu

2017 Korea Travel Guide 
Absolutely Best Dishes in Daegu


There are so many things to enjoy in Daegu: Delicious food, Beautiful sightseeing, classical streets and so on. Then, how would you like to enjoy Daegu? 

Let's find out Tasting Daegu. It seems that I can smell delicious food! 


 [Dongin-dong Jim Galbi(찜갈비, hot braised ribs)]



Koreans love to eat spicy food in winter. Do you want to try delicious spicy food? Try Dongin-dong Jim Galbi, one of the well-known food in Daegu. You can taste this dish in every Daegu, but I recommend visiting Dongseongro, the first Daegu’s Jim Galbi. It might be good to have Jim Galbi after your Daegu Modern Culture Alley Tour. It is sweet as well as spicy. Do you think that you can’t handle spicy food? I believe you will love this even though it is really spicy. 

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
● Address : 9-18, Dongdeok-ro 36-gil, Jung-gu, Daegu



 [Dakddongjip (닭똥집, fried chicken gizzard) town in Pyeonghwa Market]



This is a place established in 1972 for blue-collar laborers. They were looking for something inexpensive. That’s how it started. But still it is really famous for people. If you visit this town, you can still see many young people enjoy Dakddongjip. Try them and enjoy other foods in the market.

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
● Address :Sinam-dong, Dong-gu, Daegu



 [Gopchang(곱창, small intestines from pork and cattle) in Anjirang]



On the day light, you can visit beautiful cafes and enjoy your coffee time. How about at night? Gopchang is really famous in Daegu. It is the food you MUST HAVE. What’s the difference between Seoul’s Gopchang and Daegu’s Gopchang? Seasoning is different. You will really love Daegu’s Gopchang’s taste and price. 

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
● Address : 872-1, Daemyeong 9-dong, Nam-gu, Daegu



 [Deurangil Food Town]



It is really nice to have coffee or food seeing the beautiful Suseong-mot lake view. Welcome to Deurangil Food Town. There are various food and cafes, from traditional Korean food to worldwide food. After having your meal, walk along the lake. 

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
● Address : Deulan-ro 16-gil, Suseong-gu



There are so many things to eat in Daegu. Try them and enjoy delicious food and deserts. 

Friday, January 27, 2017

2017 Korea Travel Guide :: Special Things to Do in Daegu

2017 Korea Travel Guide
Special Things to Do in Daegu


There are so many things to enjoy in Daegu: Delicious food, Beautiful sightseeing, classical streets and so on. Then, how would you like to enjoy Daegu? 

This time, let's find out the Doing PART.


 [Alive Aquarium Daegu]



This is the most popular place to Daegu people these days. Also the location is good for people who come from different place. It’s on the 9th floor of Sinsegae Department store, which is connected on Dongdaegu- complex transit center. In here, you can enjoy various fish but also mermaid show.

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
    - Alive Aquarium: +82-53-247-8899 
● Time : 10:30am~10:00pm
● Fee : Adult(27,000KRW), Teenager(25,000KRW), Children(23,000KRW), Group(20people-19,000KRW)
● Address : 9 Floor, 149, Dongbu-ro, Dong-gu, Daegu 



 [Apsan Dinosaur Park]




Are you with children? I bet your children love to see this! There are 4 giant dinosaurs in the park including tyrannosaurus. One more good thing is that it is free to enjoy the park. 

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
    - Alive Aquarium: +82-53-664-2863 
● Address : 43, Yongdu 2-gil, Nam-gu, Daegu





 [Spa valley]



Water Park is only for summer? No! You can enjoy hot spa in Spa valley, the water park. Enjoy your day in Spa valley and beautiful lighting view at night. Imagine that you are in the warm outdoor pool and see beautiful views. Isn’t it wonderful? 

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
    - Spa Valley : 1688-8511
● Time : 09:00am~06:00pm
● Fee : Adult(38,000KRW-for whole day/24,000KRW-after 3:00pm), Children(30,000KRW-for whole day/19,000KRW-after 3:00pm)
● Website : http://spavalley.co.kr/
● Address : 891, Naengcheon-ri, Gachang-myeon, Dalseong-gun, Gachang-ro, Daegu




 [E-World]



Are you looking for something active? Welcome to E-world, one of the amusement parks in Daegu. Enjoy every ride and do not miss the beautiful lighting festival at night. Also, you can go to ice rink at 83 Tower with a whole view of Daegu. 

● Inquiry : 
    - 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 
    - E-world: +82-53-620-0001
● Time : 10:00am~10:00pm
● Fee : Adult(18,000KRW-Only for the Entrance /37,000KRW-For every ride), Teenagers(11,000KRW-Only for the Entracne/ 32,000KRW-For every ride) Children(10,000KRW-Only For the Entrance/27,000KRW-for every ride) After05:00pm(21,000KRW)
● Website : http://www.eworld.kr/
● Address : 200, Duryugongwon-ro, Dalseo-gu, Daegu



Just seeing is fantastic, isn't it? Try every single things and FEEL Daegu!

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Adventure & Enjoy Korea with 2017 Korea Grand Sale

Adventure & Enjoy Korea with 
2017 Korea Grand Sale 

Do you like shopping? Are you looking for great quality products with lower price?

Welcome to Korea and Daegu! 2017 Korea Grand Sale is on now!
Why this event is so special? Because it is not only for shopping but also various enjoying Korea, like accommodation, transportation, entertainment, beauty/health, and food!

▲△ Photo by 2017 Korea Grand Sale

[Helpful Tips for 2017 Korea Grand Sale!]

▲△ Photo by 2017 Korea Grand Sale

■ Coupon

  - Online coupon : Customers may use the online Korea Grand Sale Coupon(Jan.20~Feb28) for participating stores
  - Paper coupon : Customers may cut out the paper-printed coupon on Korea Grand Sale leaflets

  - Leaflets : Available at main tour information center around Korea

※Caution!
No membership subscription is required to receive coupon.
Other promotions or discount card offers cannot be applied together.
It cannot be exchanged for cash. 

▲△ Photo by 2017 Korea Grand Sale

■Special Offer

  1. Hands Free services
Too heavy to carry your products? Don’t worry! 
You can use “Hands Free Services”
Don’t miss the 50% discounts within the Korea Grand Sale Season.
Express international shipment of purchases(Department store-home)

- Shinsegae -Post office Launching Form(EMS Service) 
- the HYUNDAI - Global Tax Launching Form(EMS Service)
- LOTTE Department Store - Post office Launching Form(EMS Service)

  2. Korea Tour card
Receive discount benefits from all the companies that participating with Korea Grand Sale using this card! 
Transportation card-Using convenient transportation card: Subways, buses, taxis and etc. Don’t forget, you can also get another discounts for shopping, food, and concert tickets, and etc. 

 - Sales price: 4,000won
 - Where to collect : Seven-Eleven convenience store
 - Where to charge : Convenience store, subway charge stations
 - Where to refund : Convenience store
 - Customer service : Tourist info 1330(+82-2-1330)

▲△ Photo by 2017 Korea Grand Sale

[ONLY IN DAEGU]

■Traditional Markets in Daegu

 1. Seomun Market

△Seomun Market

  - Food and special : Flat dumpling, fried crab, black bean noodle, topped with pork belly
  - Local Products : Kalijaebi(칼제비), satin, silk, linen, hanbok(한복, Korean traditional clothes)
  - How to get there : 4 minutes by foot from exit 2 of Seomun Market Station, Daegu Metro Line 3
  - Address : 45, Keunjang-ro 26-gil, Jung-gu



 2. Daegu Yangnyeongsi Market

△Yangnyeongsi Market

  - Local products : Chicken soup with Medicinal Herbs, ‘flat dumplings of Miseongdang’, live fish, 400 kinds of medicinal herbs
  - Things to enjoy : Daegu Yangnyeongsi Museum of Oriental Medicine, Daegu Modern Culture Alley tour
  - How to get there : Exit 1, Jungangno Station, Daegu Subway(line 1) and exit 15, Banwoldang Station(Line2)
  - Address : 49, Dalgubeol-daero 415-gil, Jung-gu



Enjoy the 2017 Korean Grand Sale and welcome to Daegu & Korea. 

■ Inquiry : 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese etc) 

Website: http://www.koreagrandsale.co.kr/en

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Winter View of Daegu: Palgongsan Cable Car

Winter View of Daegu, 
'Palgongsan Cable Car'

Are you looking for Daegu’s winter viewAre you looking for some place to think about your new year’s plan in a quiet place? 
There is a perfect way to see the view in a warm place. 
It is Palgongsan cable car


This is the ticket office and souvenir shop. 


Let’s move to the spot to get on. You need to use the stairs to get to the platform.


These are the cable cars. 
Please get on the cable car following the direction. 
Each car allows a maximum of 6 people
If you want quiet and comfortable, you are advised to take a ride it in the morning


As you go up, you could see the beautiful winter view in Daegu.


The peak of cable car is located in Shinrimbong(신림봉), mountain’s top(820m).


There is also a nature trail. It might be slippery for the snow. 
Watch out not to slip!
Also, there is a stone to notice that it is Shinrimbong


This is the Palgongsan’s view: 
Left side is West-Bong, middle is Birobong, and right side is East- Bong
Not only you can enjoy the view, but also you can enjoy food. 
Try some hot snacks in the middle of the mountain with the view. 


Going down is thriller than going up, isn’t it?
Palgong cable car is might be a good place to enjoy winter mountain view, and think about your new year’s plan.


EVENT
Visit Palgongsan Cable car and get Bokjori(복조리, Korean traditional lucky bag) for your happy Korean lunar new year’s day
Only 500 people are able to take it from January 27 to January 30

■Inquiry
   -1330hot line: +82-2-1330(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
   -Palgongsan cable car: +82-53-982-8803
 
■Operation time
   -January~February 09:30am~05:00pm
   -January (Weekends) 09:30am~05:10pm 
   -February(Weekends) 09:30am~05:30pm
※On Seollal's Holidays(설날, Korean Lunar New Year)
   -January 27 09:30am~05:10pm
   -January 28 12:30pm~05:10pm
   -January 29 09:30am~05:10pm
The operation is subjected to stop due to strong wind, sudden rain and cable car’s malfunction or check-up
 
■Fee
   -Adult(Round trip): 9,000KRW / (One-way): 5,500 KRW
   -Children(Round trip): 5,000KRW / (One-way) 3,000 KRW
   -Group Discount: 1,000KRW for a group of 25. 
 
■Address: 72, Palgongsan-ro 185-gil, Dong-gu, Daegu



Enjoy Winter and Master Daegu Ice Skating & Sledding

Enjoy Winter and Master
Daegu Ice Skating & Sledding

It’s really cold these days. Daegu is not a city with much snows but it makes us stay at home. Although it is really cold, we could not stay in the house! Let’s master ALL Daegu’s Ice Skating  Sledding and make good memories in Winter Daegu!

 Shincheon Ice Skating & Sledding Rink



Every year, Shincheon ice skating is opened to public.
This year! There’s something new in Shincheon ice skating. There is a traditional Ice sledding is opened too!
Even though it is opened outside, there are still many facilities for convenience like feeding room, photo zone, and lounge.
It is only opened until January 30. Don’t miss it!


■Inquiry: 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
■Period: ~January 30, 2017(Monday)
■Time: From 10:00am~08:00pm (It is closed at 09:00pm. on weekends & holidays)
■Fee: Renting Skate 1 hour (1,000 KRW), 1 day (3,000KRW)
■Address: 655-1, Daebong-dong, Jung-gu



 Daegu Indoor Ice Rink




Daegu’s Indoor Ice Rink has been opened since 1995 and it is popular to Daegu’s citizens.
Every winter vacation, there are so many people participate for skating class and enjoy ice skating.
Are you cold and hungry? Try some hot food to be warm!

■Inquiry: 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
■Time: 10:00am~04:50pm
■Fee: Adult(3,500KRW), Teenager(3,000KRW), Children(2,500KRW)
■Address: 191, Goseong-ro, Buk-gu




 Suseong Ice Rink



Big fan of Running man(런닝맨), variety show? Have you seen that the members of Running man visiting there?
Suseong Ice Rink is in Arte Suseong Land, closed to Suseongmot.
It is opened for 365 days. You can always enjoy ice skating at there!
Take your own gloves & hats and have fun!



■Inquiry:
   -1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
   -Suseong Ice Rink: +82-53-762-6622/+82-53-765-1300
■Time: 10:00am~05:45pm
■Fee: Adult (5,000KRW), Teenager (4,500KRW), Children (4,000KRW)
■Address: 35-5, Yonghak-ro, Suseong-gu




 Hillcrest’s Sledding Slope

Sledding Slope is opened to public!
The most important thing is it is FREE until February 28, 2017.
Not only sledding but also icefish & Gunbam(군밤, roasted chestnuts) are waiting for you.



▲Photo by Hillcrest
■Inquiry:
   -1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
   -Hillcrest: +82-53-767-6300
■Time: 09:30am~07:00pm(Open until 08:00pm on weekends & holidays)
■Fee: FREE
■Address: 1003, Gachang-ro, Yonggye-ri, Gachang-myeon, Dalseong-gun




 83 Tower Ice Rink



As you already know, there is Starlight Santa Festival in E-world.
Why don’t you enjoy ice skating and the starlight festival?
Polar bears will welcome you to come to 83 Tower Ice Rink.



■Inquiry:
   -1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
   -83 Tower Ice Rink: +82-53-620-0494
■Time: 10:00am~08:00pm(Weekends 10:00am~09:00pm)
■Fee: Adult (8,000KRW), Teenager(7,500KRW), Children(7,000KRW)
■Address: 200, Duryugongwon-ro, Dalseo-gu