A year-long campaign to promote tourism in Korea’s major port cities Busan and Ulsan, as well as Gyeongnam or Gyeongsangnam-do Province has officially begun with a ceremony that took place on February 1st at BEXCO.
During the “2013 Visit Busan-Ulsan-Gyeongnam (Bu-Ul-Gyeong) Year” period, the representatives of the participating places will present special tour programs such as regional train tours and “Harmony Expedition”* (travel news reporting). Also, an official Bu-Ul-Gyeong Tourism Promotion Center will open in Xia, Shaanxi Province, China.
Furthermore, the campaign is expected to boost international tourism in Busan, Ulsan, and Gyeongnam, which boast warmer climates and abundant resources.
** Bu-Ul-Gyeong Harmony Expedition: A group of Bu-Ul-Gyeong tourism promoters and news reporters
Courtesy of Dongnam Regional Development Committee