* Date : 2017-10-12
4 Angles Ep.190
A Day in Hanok
Eaves create a beautiful scene with the blue sky, with a narrow wooden porch running along the outside of rooms and the Korean traditional floor heating system ondol warming the heart and soul. Hanok, Korean traditional house, with hundreds of years of history, are taking us back in time during autumn. Enjoy the autumn scenery at Imcheongak in Andong, Korea's National Treasure No.182.
Capturing the Magic of Autumn
Autumn comes in the air with a crisp breeze and turns the world into one big canvas for nature's paintbrush. It is definitely one of the most beautiful times of the year and the best times for photography. Let's visit three fantastic photography spots in Korea – Skypark in Seoul, Guri Hangang Park and Suseom in Gyeonggi-do Province – to take a glimpse into Korea's beautiful autumn and meet photographers who capture the season.
10th Anniversary of the Jeju Olle Trail
The Jeju Olle Trail is a series of walking trails that stretch around the entire coast of the island. The trail has been presenting a whole new way of enjoying the island over the last 10 years, reviving the tourism industry dramatically with a total of 7.7 million visitors on the trail courses and 1,600 hikers completing all 26 courses. The philosophy behind the trail is to provide modern-day people with tranquil moments to enjoy the scenery of Jeju and get consoled along the way. Learn more about Korea's beautiful island of Jeju.
Gifts of Autumn – Pine mushroom
Every fall, mountains swell with pickers who flock to the pine forests to look for the prized Pine mushroom. Also dubbed the "truffles" of Asia, matsutake are known for their signature spicy fragrance. Though simple to harvest, the mushroom is hard to find because of its specific growth requirements and the rarity of appropriate forest and terrain, making it very expensive and coveted. Let's begin an intense aromatic adventure with autumn's gifts.