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 to around 41.68 million people.
The previous record set in 2007, was 41.32 million people.
The city expects more visitors as the beaches will be open for 20 more days. Dadaepo, Ilkwang and Imrang beaches will close on the 31st of this month, while the four remaining beaches, including Haeundae, will be open until September 10th.
Source: Busan eFM News
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