Tag: South Korean

Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists

Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists

Linda Hohnholz Linda Hohnholz- June 7, 2019 02:11 0

What is often referred to as dark tourism is now a hopeful light in terms of tourism for South Korea. The Korean War took place ... Read More

Transplant Tourism equals murder in some countries

Transplant Tourism equals murder in some countries

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019 22:12 0

When the alternative is get an organ or die, it's human nature that people become desperate and become a transplant tourist, regardless of the desired ... Read More

Homosexuality is a sin: South Korea’s Gay Pride Festival

Homosexuality is a sin: South Korea’s Gay Pride Festival

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 1, 2019 22:01 0

Thousands of members of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community from Korea mixed with tourists from around Asia and beyond were hitting the streets ... Read More

Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura

Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019 23:30 0

The European Parliament is about to say yes to travel and tourism, and after today's election, new trends may be set in European Tourism Policies. ... Read More

North Korea fires another missile today

North Korea fires another missile today

editor editor- May 4, 2019 02:00 0

The South Korean military reported that North Korea has fired another missile today, Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 9:06 am, from a location near Wonsan, ... Read More

Etihad to fly A380 Superjumbo between Abu Dhabi and Seoul

Etihad to fly A380 Superjumbo between Abu Dhabi and Seoul

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019 19:10 0

Etihad Airways is set to operate Airbus A380 on its daily service linking Abu Dhabi and Seoul, effective July 1, 2019. The South Korean capital’s ... Read More

Trump Kim Summit 2019 may open North Korean tourist site after South Korean visitor was shot to death

Trump Kim Summit 2019 may open North Korean tourist site after South Korean visitor was shot to death

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019 20:13 0

The success of the Kim-Trump summit scheduled to be held later this month in Hanoi, Vietnam could open up the possibility of South Korea resuming ... Read More

A great day for Korea, for World Tourism Safety and for Guam and Hawaii

A great day for Korea, for World Tourism Safety and for Guam and Hawaii

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 27, 2018 10:27 0

The tourism dream team today are from both Koreas namely Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae. It's a great day for global tourism safety and an ... Read More

Who is going to Guam and why?

Who is going to Guam and why?

editor editor- October 7, 2017 00:22 2

In just one example of who’s going to Guam, the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) & PATA (Pacific Asian Travel Association) held their 2016 ... Read More

Guam Tourism controlled by United Airlines and Kim Jong-un

Guam Tourism controlled by United Airlines and Kim Jong-un

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 26, 2017 01:18 4

Yesterday, I traveled on a United Airlines flight from Shanghai to Guam. The plane was almost empty, perhaps 15 passengers on board. Looking at reservation ... Read More

North Korea Kim Jong Un gift to Guam: Tourism!

North Korea Kim Jong Un gift to Guam: Tourism!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 13, 2017 02:11 1

The president of the United States Donald Trump became a tourism ambassador for the U.S. Island territory Guam today when he predicted the publicity Guam ... Read More

International chefs & local grillmasters to throw down at Guam BBQ Block Party

International chefs & local grillmasters to throw down at Guam BBQ Block Party

editor editor- June 27, 2014 09:37 0

TUMON, Guam - On July 5, visiting chefs from Russia and South Korea will compete against local BBQ teams in Guam for the Champion Grillmaster ... Read More

Lotte Duty Free Guam Live Music Festival features world-class international lineup

Lotte Duty Free Guam Live Music Festival features world-class international lineup

editor editor- May 28, 2014 07:45 0

TUMON, Guam - Nine international music artists are slated to perform at the inaugural Lotte Duty Free Guam Live International Music Festival next month at ... Read More

Travel advisories warn women not to travel alone in India

Travel advisories warn women not to travel alone in India

editor editor- February 4, 2013 07:40 0

NEW DELHI, India - A 23-year-old South Korean college student, holidaying in India on a tourist visa, reported to police that she was drugged and ... Read More

Saipan shooting rampage suspect identified

Saipan shooting rampage suspect identified

editor editor- November 23, 2009 04:14 0

SAIPAN, Northern Mariana Islands — The gunman who killed four people and wounded nine in a shooting rampage on the Pacific island of Saipan was ... Read More

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