JEJU WEEKLY
Last Update : 2014.10.24 08:54
An autumnal tradition
Delving across Jeju's interior
Jeju Jungmun Resort — something for everyone
The fiery genesis of Jeju’s inner core
Live music on Jeju strikes a chord
Korean Wave laps Jeju coast
When Chinese president Xi Jinping visited Korea in July 2014, he commented on the popularity in his homeland of the Korean drama, “My Love from the Star.” His wife, Peng Liyuan, then impressed the pub
Jeju to get even smarter

Jeju to get even smarter

Governor Won Hee-ryong announced the Jeju Smart Island Plan to the Convergence Industries Foundation Seminar to develop Jeju into a world-class smart island. The event on Aug. 28 saw experts in ICT an
Record number of EVs to be on Jeju’s roads

Record number of EVs to be on Jeju’s roads

The governor of Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, Won Hee-ryong, has pledged to increase the number of electric vehicles (EVs) used for both public transportation and private use on the island. Wo
Sausage signals traditional marital bliss

Sausage signals traditional marital bliss

Traditionally, marriage was not so much a ritual between a man and woman to sanctify a loving partnership, but actually the formalization of a contract between families. While this tradition has waned
Guardians of Jeju culture making a last stand

Guardians of Jeju culture making a last stand

These grave guardians (“dongjaseok”) are modest, standing the same height as the stone walls which enclose Jeju grave mounds. They are also carved somewhat crudely, with simplified features and childl
Ancient Tamna seas to Jeju’s future oceans

Ancient Tamna seas to Jeju’s future oceans

This article originally appeared in a special edition for the 2014 Asia Cruise Forum Jeju.The history of Tamna, the first known civilization to arise on Jeju, is still a mystery. When compared to the
Activate youth to save Jeju haenyeo

Activate youth to save Jeju haenyeo

This opinion piece was written by Ahnam Kim, of Young BPW Jeju Club and Ewha Woman's Univeristy. The Importance of cultural heritage can never be exaggerated. Jeju Island is internationally recognize

Winners declared at youth environmental forum

The five best proposals at the 2014 International Youth Cyber Environmental Forum received prizes on Oct. 22 from the Ministry of the Environment and Jeju Special Self-Governing Province.Team ASURA (P

The 5-day Market is different from other markets

* This article is written by a Korean middle school student.If you want to feel Jeju’s traditional mood and buy something cheaper than the prices of E-mart or Lotte Mart, you should visit the 5-day ma

Tamna Culture Festival shows Jeju's traditions

* This article is written by a Korean middle school student.The Tamna Culture Festival is held every year for the purpose of sharing and educating the Jeju residents and foreigner about the history of

Haenyeo, people we should know and preserve

* This article is written by a Korean middle school student.There are many traditional things in Jeju we must preserve and pass on for the next generation and one of most important things is Haenyeo c

2014 Jeju International Experimental Arts Festival

The 13th Korea Experimental Arts Festival (KEAF) expanded to Seogwipo, Jeju, for the first time last year. The Hongdae annual experimental arts festival with 100 artists from 15 countries was such a s

2014 International Day of Peace: “Jeju, Walking on the Peace Trail”

On Sept. 20 in Jeju City, “Jeju, Walking on the Peace Trail” was held with 500 participants starting at Gwandeokjeong Pavilion and walking through Old Jeju City to hope for global peace.The organizers

MICE and sports abound on Jeju

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Russian class expansion for tourist market

To improve services for Russian tourists local authorities are providing Russian language classes for employees in the tourism industry. The classes are being held three times a week over four months

Jeju hosts 2014 International Green Island Forum (IGIF)

The 2014 International Green Island Forum highlighted the prospects and challenges for a global network of green islands. The forum shared green growth policies and technologies towards the goal of ca

Jeju succeeds in Global Geopark reassessment

It was announced on Sept. 22 at the 6th International Conference on Global Geoparks in Canada that Jeju had succeeded in being retained as a Global Geopark Network (GGN) site.To retain its UNESCO trip

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