Record Number of Summer Vacationers Visit Busan

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The total number of summer vacationers who visited Busan’s beaches this year surpassed the previous record set eight years ago this past weekend. The number of people who visited the city’s 7 beaches, including Haeundae, Gwangalli and Songdo, last Saturday was 1.25 million, bringing the total number of summer vacationers this year ...

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2015 Busan Maru International Music Festival Begins September 3

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The 6th Busan Maru International Music Festival (BMIMF), supported by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and Busan Metropolitan City and organized by the BMIMF Organizing Committee, will be held from September 3~11 at the Busan Cultural Center, Eulsukdo Cultural Center and Busan National Gugak Center. Since its inauguration ...

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Songjeong Beach to Host International Surf Festival


The 2015 Haeundae District Office is set to host the International Surf Festival from September 11 to 13 at Songjeong beach. The competition is made up of eight events and twelve divisions, including a long board event. Various events will be held in conjunction with the international surfing event including ...

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Busan to Relocate Bus Stops


The city of Busan has decided to relocate bus stops to areas near subway stations in order to reduce transfer inconveniences and improve the efficiency of bus routes in the city. Bus routes in the city will be reorganized by being extended or newly created, with changes being applied from ...

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Choryang to Get New Night Market


Another night market will soon be established in Busan as the city of Busan and the Dong-gu Office have revealed that they will create the tentatively named “Choryang Eebagu Night Market” near Busan Station in Chorang-dong, Dong-gu. The city and the district office said their goal is to create a ...

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