Welcome to the South Korea Travel Planning fortnightly newsletter for 5 May 2019, which includes information to help you plan your trip to South Korea, top travel deals and articles about South Korea.
We apologise for not releasing a new newsletter a fortnight ago, we were on our big trip to Japan and just ran out of time.
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South Korea Events
South Korea Upcoming Events
The major upcoming events are below including how to book tickets for each event:
18 May 2019. 2019 Dream Concert
The Dream Concert is one of the biggest annual K-pop festivals held in Seoul World Cup Stadium. 2019 is the 25th anniversary of The Dream Concert
Trazy has standing zone tickets for the 2019 Dream Concert packaged with a one day pass to Everland Theme Park. Click here to check out and book your 2019 Dream Concert and Everland Theme Park ticket package through Trazy.
29-30 June 2019. 5TARDIUM 2019 EDM Festival – get 32% off with Earlybird Tickets!
Celebrating its 6th anniversary, 5TARDIUM 2019 has announced a stacked lineup with world-class EDM artists. Famous DJs such as Illenium, Markus Schultz, Darren Styles, i_o and other artists are already confirmed DJs ready to put on a jaw-dropping experience.
31 August 2019. EDC Korea 2019
- Grab your Wise Owl ticket for the biggest electric dance music festival in town!
- Join the first ever Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) festival happening in South Korea this 2019
- Expect electrifying beats from International and local artists, rides, art installations, and more
- Choose from Wise Owl general admission ticket and VIP tickets available in the packages
- Klook exclusive: Get discounted Wise Owl tickets available only for overseas!
Featured South Korea Tours and Tickets
South Korea Spring Festivals!
South Korea holds a multitude of spring festivals across the country. You may not be aware that South Korea is also a big cherry blossom destination!
Here is the selection of the most popular options on offer. You can book some great packages through either Trazy or Klook which include transport to and from each event from either Seoul or Busan or both locations – check each tour carefully to confirm the departure and return points.
14 April – 12 May 2019. Taean Tulip Festival and Strawberry Farm.
The Taean Tulip Festival is one of the top 5 tulip festivals in the world. This great tour enables you to visit the Taean Tulip Festival from Seoul, and also stop in to pick strawberries. Click here to read more about the Taean Tulip Festival.
- The Trazy tour option operates every day from 14 April to 12 May 2019. Click here to book through Trazy.
- The Klook tour option only operates every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday from 14 April to 12 May 2019, with the exception of not operating on 5 May 2019. Click here to book through Klook.
Top Articles This Week From the Facebook Group
South Korea : things to know before you go by Been Around the Globe
South Korea is a very interesting country to visit. Indeed, the culture and the traditions are very different from our Western standards, and you leave the country enriched from your visit. What may seem obvious for us might not be that evident for them, and what may seem impolite for us might be completely normal for Koreans. To avoid any involuntary diplomatic incident and look like a disrespectful asshole, it’s better to be informed before going to South Korea. The things to know before you go to South Korea? A lot of things related to the respect of the elederly, the table etiquette at the restaurant, the omnipresence of plastic surgery… Follow the guide! Click here to read more…
Thanks Anne and Tony.
PS. If you have any questions you are welcome to ask questions in the South Korea Travel Planning Facebook Group.
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