World Ch. Schedule : FRI 07:30 KST
* Date : 2019-01-24
NOW Episode 30
Winter with Snow, Ice and Trout
Pyeongchang in Gangwon-do Province is one of the coldest and snowiest areas in Korea, receiving an abundant amount of snowfall every year. It is also where the 2018 Winter Olympic Games took place. The county is known for its iconic, annual Pyeongchang Trout Festival where visitors enjoy ice and fishing for trout. Take a look at the 2019 edition of the festival and enjoy the ultimate winter fun.
All About Hotteok
Koreans say "A fire broke out at the hotteok shop" to describe a dramatic situation. That idiom becomes a reality in the country during the winter season; hotteok shops are bustling with masses of people wanting to enjoy it. With cheese, japchae (Korean-style stir-fried glass noodles), galbi (soy sauce-seasoned beef) and many other types of fillings, the Korean sweet dessert pancake is enthralling the whole world with its variety and flavor. Find more about hotteok.
When Hanbok Met Cheongsam
Korea's traditional clothing hanbok is known for its harmony of lines and curves, while Chinese traditional attire cheongsam is famous for its feminine elegance with high-cut slits on the side. Korea and China presented a joint fashion show with their traditional garments to encourage more cultural exchanges between the two countries. We zoom in on the Hanbok Cheongsam Fashion show.