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  • South Korea announced vaccinated people can go outdoors without masks

    Vaccinated people can go outdoors without masks South Korea announced Wednesday that people who have received the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine will no longer be required to wear masks outdoors starting in July, as part of incentives for those participating in the public vaccine campaign. The incentive program announced at a daily interagency coronavirus response meeting also included a plan to lift the gathering ban for direct family members who have had their first vaccine dose. South Korea launched its two-dose vaccination regimen campaign in February and plans to achieve herd immunity by November. The government has completed the inoculation of 1.9 million people or 3.8 percent of the country’s 52 million population. Starting in July, those who +

  • BTS won four prizes Billboard Music Awards (BBMA)

    BTS won four prizes Billboard Music Awards (BBMA) Kpop boy band BTS has won four prizes, including the major title of Top Selling Song, at this year’s Billboard Music Awards (BBMA), the most for the group at the event ever. +

  • BTS Butter surpassed 100 million views in 21 hours

    BTS Butter surpassed 100 million views in 21 hours The music video for the digital single “Butter” by the group BTS has surpassed 100 million views. As of 10 a.m. on the 22nd, BTS’s “Butter” music video recorded 100 million +

  • BTS ‘Butter’ hits 10 million views in 13 minutes of MV release

    BTS ‘Butter’ hits 10 million views in 13 minutes of MV release The new song “Butter” by the group BTS set another record. At 1 pm on the 21st of May, the music video for “Butter,” which was released on +

  • Seoul Launches “Special Tourist Zone Recovery Project” with Half-priced Gift Certificates, etc.

    Seoul Launches Special Tourist Zone Recovery Project The Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG) is putting in an effort to revitalize major tourist zones in downtown Seoul, which are suffering from the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic. The SMG and the Seoul Tourism Organization +

  • BTS becomes the first all-Asian act to front Rolling Stone in magazine’s history

    BTS becomes the first all-Asian act to front Rolling Stone in magazine’s history K-pop sensation BTS is featured on the cover of the latest issue of U.S. popular culture magazine Rolling Stone. “BTS appears on our June cover,” the magazine +

  • BTS to perform new single ‘Butter’ at Billboard Music Awards

    BTS to perform new single ‘Butter’ at Billboard Music Awards K-pop superstars BTS will put on its first performance of the upcoming release “Butter” at the Billboard Music Awards (BBMAs) scheduled for later this month. The seven-piece act will be +

  • Girl group LOONA named this year’s envoy for Korean culture

    Girl group LOONA named this year’s envoy for Korean culture The 12-member girl group LOONA is the Korean Culture and Information Service(KOCIS)’s promotional ambassador this year to spread Korean culture worldwide. Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hwang Hee on +

  • BTS, NCT DREAM: May set to be big month for K-pop fans

    BTS NCT DREAM: May set to be big month for K-pop fans May is going to be a big month for K-pop fans, with a plethora of stars sharpening themselves up to return to the stage with new songs. Among +

  • 7 BEST Urban Parks to Visit in Korea

    7 BEST Urban Parks to Visit in Korea Spring is a beautiful time to visit Korea, especially when nature presents such a colorful tapestry of colors! Parks in an urban setting are a great way to enjoy this beauty without +




  • Song & Song couple on October 31, ‘private’ wedding

    Song Song Couple actor Song Joong-ki and actress Song Hye-kyo’s wedding ceremony will be held privately. On October 29, Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo will tie the knot at the Shilla Hotel in Jangchung-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul. The wedding ceremony is going to be strictly closed to the public and there is no officiate their wedding. Get Booking ‘Descendants Of The Sun + DMZ Tour’ Song Joong-ki’s close friend will be hosted the wedding ceremony and Song Hey-kyo’s good friend Singer Ock Joo-hyun will sing to celebrate the couple’s wedding. The two people will invite-only about 300 family members, relatives, and closest residents to the wedding ceremony, as people’s attention is concentrated on the “Song Song Couple” wedding ceremony. Also, as it is a closed wedding ceremony, it is said that there is no press conference, photo time, photo wall, and there is no separate +

  • An Ultimate Experience in Korea

    Experience Everything in Korea Life get’s boring when you start to do the same thing over and over again. We create our own lives, we are born with a huge canvas in front of us, paintbrushes, and a palette of paint in our hands. We get to +

  • K-Drama ‘Dokkaebi‘ Shooting Places in Seoul



  • BTS Bang Bang Con 21 peak simultaneous 2.7 million viewers

    BTS Bang Bang Con 21 peak simultaneous 2.7 million viewers The number of peak simultaneous viewers of the latest online concert streaming event by K-pop group BTS surpassed 2.7 million, the boy band’s agency said. The milestone figure was announced by Big Hit Music one day after “Bang Bang Con +

  • SBS’ ‘Taxi Driver’ to offer catharsis through justice served against criminals

    The new SBS series Taxi Driver The new SBS series, “Taxi Driver,” is set to air starting Friday, delivering hard-boiled action and a cathartic storyline of “good versus evil.” “The series is about rescuing crime victims who are on the edge of despair, and about delivering a message to real-life +

  • Jeju Olle Trail named one of world’s top 10 coastal walks

    Jeju Olle Trail named one of world’s top 10 coastal walks Jeju Olle Trail on Jeju Island has been selected one of the world’s top 10 coastal walks by Active Traveller Magazine of the U.K. Jeju Olle Foundation, which manages the trail, on April 9 said the course was the +

  • South Korea to ease quarantine guidelines for overseas arrivals

    South Korea to ease quarantine guidelines for overseas arrivals The travel industry expressed its support for the revision of the law, which includes the flexible application of the quarantine period for overseas arrivals. The Korea Travel Business Association (KATA) delivered an official letter expressing its support for the revision of +

  • YG Entertainment Announces to Hold a Global Audition for a New Boy Group

    YG Entertainment Global Audition One of Korea’s largest management agencies YG Entertainment is holding a global audition for a new boy group. On April 12, YG Entertainment announced that they are planning on holding a global audition for a new boy group titled, ‘2021 YG New Boy Group Audition at +

  • Chilean TV channel apologizes over racist jokes about BTS

    Apologizes over racist jokes about BTS Only about a month after a German radio host came under fire for his racist comment on K-pop behemoth BTS, Chilean comedians have infuriated its fans again with racist jokes about the global stars. Chilean channel Mega, which aired the controversial spoof on its +

  • ‘Dynamite’ sets KPOP mark for longest stay on Billboard Hot 100

    ‘Dynamite’ sets the longest stay on Billboard Hot 100 The digital single “Dynamite” by K-pop megastar BTS has made history as the longest-charting song by a Korean act on the Hot 100 singles chart of the U.S.-based Billboard. In the latest update of the rankings on April 5, “Dynamite” finished +

  • 3 Hidden Gem honeymoon destinations in Korea

    Best 3 hidden honeymoon destinations in Korea Many soon-to-be-married couples have been choosing domestic destinations for their honeymoons, while the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic places restrictions on travel to other countries. While the nation’s southern resort island of Jeju, which has a great wealth of tourism assets, has become the most +

  • Busan One Asia Festival, K-pop fest to kick off online next month

    Busan One Asia Festival 2021 The Busan One Asia Festival (BOF), a major annual K-pop event, will kick off online next month in this southeastern port city due to concerns over the new coronavirus pandemic, organizers said Sunday. According to the Busan Tourism Organization, BOF 2021 will be streamed online +

  • ‘We feel grief and anger’: BTS criticizes anti-Asian racism

    BTS criticizes anti-Asian racism “We feel grief and anger,” Joining the widening “Stop Asian Hate” movement, triggered by the recent deadly shootings in Atlanta, K-pop boy band BTS condemned racial discrimination and violence in a resolute Twitter message Tuesday. “We feel grief and anger,” BTS said in a message posted +

  • 2021 Yeongdeungpo Yeouido Spring Flower Festival

    Yeouido Spring Flower Festival The Yeongdeungpo Yeouido Spring Flower Festival will take place online and offline this year to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The online spring flower festival will be from April 5 to 30 and the website will have various life-like content. The offline festival will +

  • Evening tours of iconic Seoul palace to begin next month

    Gyeongbokgung Evening tours to begin next month Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul from next month will begin evening tours of the ancient royal palace under the nighttime spring sky. The Gyeongbokgung Palace Management Office, a subsidiary of the Royal Palaces and Tombs Center of the Cultural Heritage Administration, on March 22 +






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