JEJU WEEKLY

  • Updated 2021.11.29 20:42
  • All Articles
  • member icon
  • facebook cursor
  • twitter cursor
NewsTravel
Jeju on global wonders list
폰트키우기 폰트줄이기 프린트하기 메일보내기 신고하기
승인 2009.06.20  11:27:01
페이스북 트위터


New7Wonders organization, a Swiss-based nonprofit foundation, has highlighted Jeju Island as one of the most symbolically powerful nominees among the total of 261 qualified multinational nominees.

The magnificent natural beauty Jeju Island provides is now ready to represent not just the Republic of Korea, but the world. Jeju Island was proudly selected as one of the 441 “natural wonder” locations in the world, with first voting done Dec. 31, 2008.

The second round of voting for the whole pool of nominees is being continued through July 7, 2009. Currently, Jeju Island is ranked as the seventh place in the “island” category. Only the Top 77, based on the voting results, will be eligible for review done by the New7Wonders of Nature panel of experts, under the leadership of Prof. Federico Mayor, former Director-General of UNESCO, as they choose the 21 finalists.

The finalists will be announced on July 21, 2009. The final declaration of the New7Wonders of Nature will be in 2011. Voting for the Official New7Wonders of Nature is done from everywhere on the planet, via the internet and telephone on the N7W Global Voting Platform. The seven selected wonders will become a global memory, seven things that everyone worldwide can remember.














ⓒ Jeju Weekly 2009 (http://www.jejuweekly.com)
All materials on this site are protected under the Korean Copyright Law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published without the prior consent of Jeju Weekly.
폰트키우기 폰트줄이기 프린트하기 메일보내기 신고하기
페이스북 트위터
60 Second Travel
Jeju-Asia's No.1 for Cruise

Jeju Weekly

Mail to editor@jejuweekly.com  |  Phone: +82-64-724-7776 Fax: +82-64-724-7796
#505 jeju Venture Maru Bldg,217 Jungangro(Ido-2 dong), Jeju-si, Korea, 690-827
Registration Number: Jeju Da 01093  |  Date of Registration: November 20, 2008  |  Publisher: Hee Tak Ko  | Youth policy: Hee Tak Ko
Copyright 2009 All materials on this site are protected under the Korean Copyright Law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published
without the prior consent of jeju weekly.com.

ND소프트