Episode 03 : Sinchon Water Gun Festival / Bingsu _ Ice Desserts / Work-Life Balance
World Ch. Schedule : THU 10:30 KST
Date : 2018-07-19
The Sinchon Water Gun Festival is back to cool down the summer heat. Celebrating its 6th anniversary, the festival is one of the most talked-about summer events held in downtown Seoul where visitors get soaked in water gun fight with strangers. It also offers participants a chance to engage in a variety of exciting activities and unforgetable experiences including water slides, bubble party and DJ performance, attracting more than 100,000 visitors from across the world. Let's join the crowd in one of the coolest summer festivals.
The summer heat is at its peak, which means it's the season for cold shaved ice! From traditional red bean shaved ice to those where you can choose your own toppings and flavors to premium ice dessert that costs more than a meal... There are simply many different kinds of shaved ice desserts to choose from. Let's take a closer look at mouthwatering shaved ice treats!
Since the introduction of the 5-day work week, striking balance between work and life has become one of the most important aspects of life especially among young Koreans. Nowadays, people spend their after-work hours doing their hobbies and joining a club consisting of like-minded members. Against this backdrop, museums and other cultural centers are extending their opening hours to help people better enjoy their time after work. Some visit a local art museum to learn dance moves or join a running club to take a run together along the streets. Let's find out how Koreans like to spend their evening.