Welcome to the South Korea Travel Planning fortnightly newsletter for 2 June 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, after returning from our Japan trip we both came down with extended bad colds which have affected our productivity.
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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:
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
Summer is the time for many cultural and music festivals across South Korea. Here is a selection of the most popular. You can check out further details and book through Trazy at this link.
- 20-21 June 2019. Water Bomb Festival in Seoul
- 6-7 July 2019. Water Gun Festival in Sincheon
- 27 July 2019. Water Music Festival
- 27-28 July 2019. Holiday Land Festival
- 19 – 28 July 2019. Boryeong Mud Festival
Top Articles This Week From the Facebook Group
A Year in 24 South Korean Festivals by Culture Trip
Despite South Korea’s rapid modernization, there are still plenty of ways to learn about the country’s rich history, colorful culture, and unique traditions. Perhaps no way is better than attending a festival, of which there are many throughout the year. From an internationally renowned mud festival to lesser-known gatherings that commemorate nature, food, historical events or the changing of the seasons, there’s never a lack of celebrations in this highly diverse country. Click here to read more…
21 Quintessential Experiences to Have in South Korea by Wee Gypsy Girl
It’s no secret that South Korea’s not exactly a tourist destination people are flocking to get to. For most people, dreams of coming to Asia consist of seeking out undiscovered beaches in Thailand or visiting bucketlist places like the Great Wall of China and Angkor Watt. While Korea might not have any iconic sights that scream “once in a lifetime experience”, it does have plenty to keep tourists entertained.
If you’re coming to Korea but aren’t sure what the country has to offer you, here are 21 quintessential experiences not to miss out on! Click here to read more…
Thanks Anne and Tony.
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