Shining Trip - Bright Travelog (Part.02)
World Ch. Schedule : KST
Date : 2017-12-16
Woryeonggyo Bridge with sad a love story and Hahoe Folk Village, the birthplace of mask - Fall under the spell of Andong
The first travel destination of Korean Idol Simba and Vietnamese model Chau is Andong. Their journey begins at the Woryeonggyo Bridge which is known to be the longest footbridge made of wood in Korea. The legend behind this bridge is that if you cross the bridge holding hands you will not break up with your lover. Despite communication difficulty, they do their best to communicate by using body language and little bit of English. Then they quickly move to Hahoe Folk Village, the birthplace of mask. Simba and Chau visit and meet Hahoe mask dance artisan and Seonadang where play was used to be performed in the past. Not only the Hahoe mask and other stories and scenes but also they start to get to know each other.
From Mungyeongsaejae where bird finds the crossing difficult to Cheong-do where Wine Tunnel and Provence are.
Mungyeongsaejae is well-known as a mountain pass where scholars used to go through for the government official examination and Mungyeongsaejae Open Set was created and used for a variety of historical publications. Simba and Chau is having a good time enjoying flogging experience and king and queen makeover. Next destination is Cheong-do. An old tunnel was renovated and refurbished into a wine cellar. They taste the persimmon wine, a local specialty. In Provence, which is a perfect place to take pictures because of beautiful night view, they keep the great memory of Gyeonsangbuk-do Cheong-do in their minds.
Go to Gyeongju, the heart of Silla culture where Bulguksa Temple, Cheomseongdae Observatory, Donggung Palace and Wolji Pond and Expo are
The capital of Silla - Seorabeol. This city, now named Gyeonju, is the living evidence of history and culture of Silla. Bulguksa Temple where Buddha's mercy is preserved, and Cheomseongdae observatory, the oldest astronomical observatory in the East. Donggung Palace and Wolji Pond with full of beautiful pond and building. The cultural expo was added to a such historical land and Gyeongju is now reformed as the heart of culture that crosses between past and present. The journey of Simba and Chau that goes around these places now shines brighter.