Enjoy Busan
  • A glimpse of what’s to come at IDB-IIC meeting
  • A glimpse of what’s to come at IDB-IIC meeting The conference will be combined with Latin American cultural events for the enjoyment of participants and residents Busan will be visited by some 3,000 VIPs in economic and finance circles from 48 nations including North and Latin America, the Caribbean and major Asian nations. This is because the ...
  • Tips: Cultural activities alongside the meeting
  • Tips: Cultural activities alongside the meeting - Korea-LAC (Latin America and the Caribbean) Film Festival From March 21 to March 30 for 10 days at Busan Cinema Center, the Korea-Latin America and the Caribbean Film Festival will be held. The festival will feature 10 movies from Latin America and the Caribbean and five from Korea. The lineu...
  • Find inner peace at a temple stay
  • Find inner peace at a temple stay Seolnal, one of the biggest holidays in Korea, celebrates the Lunar New Year and is a meaningful event where the whole family gets together to enjoy traditional food and games. Dynamic Busan walks you through the Seolnal customs, food and games that you can try during the upcoming holiday. A one-night experience ...
  • Make and fly a traditional Korean kite to celebrate Lun...
  • Make and fly a traditional Korean kite to celebrate Lunar New Year Bokcheon Museum Kite Flying Event Kite flying is Korea’s representative winter pastime and one of the folk activities where people make a wish and pray for good health. Pictured above are families flying kites they made themselves. Most people have memories of flying kites duri...
  • Try out a traditional snack that melts deliciously in y...
  • Try out a traditional snack that melts deliciously in your mouth The Korean traditional snack hangwa is an essential item for feasts on holidays such as Lunar New Year or Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving). People present diverse hangwa in the picture. Make your own hangwa Hangwa is a traditional Korean sweet whose history dates back to the Three Kin...
  • Busan offers top-tier medical tourism
  • Busan offers top-tier medical tourism Foreign patients are descending on Busan en masse because the city offers cutting-edge medical technology and high-quality specialists. As the number of overseas patients seeking treatment in Korea has tripled, Busan is coming under the spotlight for its medical tourism facilities. Visiting Busan for treatments is kill...
  • Translation for foreign patients aids treatment
  • Translation for foreign patients aids treatment International Medical Care Center ■ Pusan National University Hospital (PNUH) Foreign patients can enjoy a one-stop service at the International Health Center of PNUH as it processes registration, diagnosis and tests in a single place. At the center, coordinators fluent in English are available to ens...
  • Tips for Medical Tourists
  • - Tips for Medical Tourists ■ Busan Medical Tourism Information Center Busan Medical Tourism Information Center offers information and consultations for tourists in Seomyeon Medical Street. The Busan Medical Tourism Information Center is located at the entrance of Seomyeon Medical Street, next to exit No. 9 of Seomyeon Station. It is the best sp...
  • Gukje Market rises as Busan’s latest hot spot
  • Gukje Market rises as Busan’s latest hot spot These days, the small alleys in Busan’s Gukje Market are crammed with people. This is a drastic change from before when the place was relatively slow. This is because of the recent box-office hit ‘Gukje Market,’ or the English title ‘Ode to My Father.’ Within one month of the movie opening, it hit No. 1...
  • Winter promises more excitement in Busan
  • Winter promises more excitement in Busan Jack Frost is making his presence felt with the cold air. But Busan is crammed with things to enjoy in winter, so there’s no reason not to get outside. One can bask in a hot spring to beat the fatigue as well as greet the New Year with a fresh mind-set and body, or fight off the cold by engaging in winter sports l...