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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Latest News

Number of Foreign Students in Busan Continues to Rise

A new survey showed that the number of foreign students currently studying in Busan is nearly equal to the average population of a small district in Busan.

Eat Like a Local: Sorae, Expats Favorite BBQ by the Beach

Sorae, which is part of a chain of meat restaurants, has earned a large following with local expats and Koreans alike.

Busan Bites: Check out this Cozy Raw Fish Restaurant in Haeundae...

If you love Hoe Dap Bap (회덥밥) or raw fish in general, this is a great little spot near Jangsan Station in Haeundae features great sashimi at a great price.

Arts & Culture

Gobungun Tombs to be Designated 5th National Historical Site in Busan

Gobungun Tomb in Yeonsan-dong, which dates back to the 4th-6th century, has been selected as the fifth national historical site in Busan.

Lifestyle & Entertainment

UN Cemetery to Have ‘Pokemon Go’ Blocked

"Pokemon Go", a location-based, augmented reality game, will no longer be supported within the United Nations Memorial Cemetery in Busan.

Travel

Songdo Sky Bridge to be Restored After 15 Years

Songdo Sky Bridge, which has been a tourist staple at Songdo Beach, will be restored after 15 years.

Opening of 63rd Observatory Floor of BIFC Extended Until End of...

The Busan International Financial Center will extend its Saturday public opening of the 63rd floor observatory until the end of June.

Ecological Parks to Rent Bikes and Four-Wheelers From Next Month

Starting from the middle of next month, it will be possible to enjoy bicycles and four-wheelers at the ecological parks around the Nakdong River.

Sports

South Korean Women’s Hockey Gets first Win in Nearly 20 Years...

It took nearly 20 years but the South Korean women’s ice hockey has finally won their first match --big time!

Changwon to Open First Public 36-Hole Golf Course this Year

A new 36-hold public golf course is set to open in the first half of this year in Changwon, a first for the city.

Biz Spotlight

Challenge Your Problem Solving Skills at Haeundae Breakout Escape Room

Games, theater and team building -- it's all part of the fun at escape rooms which have exploded in popularity around the world. Haeundae Breakout Escape provides the best option in the city to test your skills.