Busan and Fukuoka have opened channels to promote culture and tourism activities between them. The two cities held a signing ceremony at Busan City Hall on May 27 and promised active exchanges to encourage culture and tourism in each other's cities. Thirty people including Busan Mayor Hur Nam-sik, Fukuoka Mayor Takashima Soichiro and tourism officials from both cities participated in the ceremony.
Busan and Fukuoka promised to carry out various business initiatives to spur culture and tourism exchanges, including tour packages connecting KTX and Shinkansen services by linking express shipping companies in both cities and the KORAIL rail network.
Reference: 051-888-3512 (Busan Tourism Promotion Dept.)