JEJU WEEKLY

  • Updated 2020.8.6 14:36
  • All Articles
  • member icon
  • facebook cursor
  • twitter cursor
NewsMICE
‘Global’ Jeju hosts World Culture and Travel ExpoASEAN Summit-related event at World Cup Stadium
폰트키우기 폰트줄이기 프린트하기 메일보내기 신고하기
승인 2009.06.04  15:14:26
페이스북 트위터
▲ Photo by Biran Miller

While world leaders are assembling down the road at the ICC Jeju, the general public will have a chance to experience some of the ASEAN member nations’ cultures at the Jeju World Culture and Travel Expo, at the World Cup Stadium in Seogwipo.

The expo runs May 29 through June 1 and will feature exhibits of culture and tourism from nations around the world.

ASEAN member nations will be included, but there will also be displays from a wide range of countries, such as the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Spain, Hungary, the Czech Republic, South Africa, Tunisia, Argentina, Iran and Algeria. Nearly 40 nations will be represented at the event, with more than 250 booths.

Expo-goers can experience the foods, crafts and natural features of these countries, as well as partaking in some Jeju-centric events.

The Jeju booth will have information on the Jeju Olle hiking courses, making Jeju gal cloth and making traditional Jeju rope.

The expo is managed by Jeju Tourism Association and Korean World Travel Fair (KOFTA, Inc), which has orchestrated events like this around Korea for a decade. It is sponsored by Korea Tourism Association of Seoul, Jeju Special Self-Governing Provincial Government, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and National Agricultural Cooperative Federation.

The Jeju World Culture And Travel Expo takes place from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. May 29 through June 1 at Jeju World Cup Stadium, Seogwipo. The event is free.
ⓒ 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