25 Things to do in Busan


Having friends or family coming to Busan for a visit? Or planning a visit to the city? Though it’s by no means a complete list of what the city has to offer, HAPS gives you 25 great starting options to get out and have fun.

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Air Busan Has Highest Percent of Aging Aircraft in Korea

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A new report shows that AirBusan, a local low-cost airline, has the highest percentage of aging aircraft in the country. An official from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport said that 35 percent of the airline’s fleet is more than 15 years old, totaling 5 of the company’s 14 ...

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Survey: Jeju, Geoje Voted Most Popular Beaches in Korea


A new survey rating the nation’s most popular beach vacation spots was conducted with Jeju-do and Geoje-do as the top picks. 500 adults were surveyed by public opinion research company, “Realmeter,” with 35.2 percent of respondents answering Jeju-do and 18.9 percent with Geoje-do. Respondents older than 60 years old, however, ...

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Day Tripping: Wonderful Oedo


One of the most secretive islands in Korea’s past, Oedo (pronounced WAY-do), is a little bit of paradise less than two hours from Busan and offers nature at its best for anyone looking for a respite from the city. The small, 14.5-hectare island, just a 20-minute boat ride south of ...

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