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Cities of South Korea

South Korea covers an area of 38,691 square miles and has a population of 50.22 million. There are six metropolitan cities in Korea: Seoul, Incheon, Daegu, Daejeon, Gwangju, and Ulsan;

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Traditional Dress of Korea

Traditional costumes of Korea are called Hanbok. Elegant and distinctive, Hanbok is worn by some in their daily lives, but with the changing times, Hanbok is being replaced by western-style

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Pyeongchang Rinks

The rinks for the 2018 Pyeongchang South Korea Olympic Games are almost all brand new. Oval in shape, they sit a moderate to a high number of fans. The ice

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Pyeongchang 2018 – Ice Skating

The figure skating competitions at the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics – the singles skating, pair skating, ice dancing, and team event – are going to occur on one rink. The graceful

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South Korea

Daegwallyeong is a well-known word when talking about the foods and festivals of Pyeonchang. Daegwallyeong means ‘mountain pass.’ It is a place where migrants move between the mountains. The mountain

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XXIII Winter Olympics

Pyeongchang lost to Canada’s Vancouver in the 2010 Olympics because the resort area of Yongpyong required further development, and Vancouver was better prepared at the time. It is a ski

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Alpensia Ski Resort

The Alpensia Ski Resort, in Gangwon-do, South Korea, has six slopes for skiers to enjoy and glide down on a cold winter day. The trails are as long as 1.4

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Ice Hockey – Pyeongchang 2018

South Korea has made 26 appearances in world championships tournaments, and have gone between Division II and Division I hockey since 2000. South Korea’s ice hockey team is ranked 31st

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Short Track Speed Skating

When many of us think of the Winter Olympics, short track speed skating is not usually the first event that comes to mind. That may be different in South Korea,

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The Korean Flag

<span style=”font-size: medium;”>Unlike other countries, which use dark colors and complex designs to create their flags, the Korean national flag consists of simple colors and concise patterns – a white

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