Ep.18 Gone on Woodsy Picnic in Korea?
World Ch. Schedule : FRI 10:30 KST
Date : 2020-11-27
As contactless trips are becoming popular recently, people are getting drawn more to open outdoor destinations than indoors. That results in a larger number of picnic enthusiasts, who are leading new travel trends such as car picnics and flower picnics. This episode introduces you to woodsy picnics among them, perfect for this time of the year. Would you like to enjoy a day out on a woodsy picnic?
[Fall Foliage] Woodsy Picnic in the Mountains in Fall Colors
Opportunity Not To Be Missed to Enjoy Korea’s Killer Autumn View! You’ll be greeted by colorful fall foliage if you head out to forests on a picnic now. Yasmin from Egypt goes on a hike in the fall mountains in Korea. Rest assured that you don’t need to feel exhausted from an arduous hike to enjoy the fall colors. You can see picturesque fall foliage up in the mountains in a monorail in Gwangju, Gyeonggi-do Province. Post-hike seafood and scallion pancakes paired with makgeolli at a hanok tavern will complete your ultimate Korean style woodsy picnic.
[Bamboo Forest] Enjoy Green Shower in Thick Bamboo Forest
How about heading out to a thick, ever-green bamboo forest? Daniel from England ventures out for a spot that stays green all year round for a perfect woodsy picnic. He visits Jungnogwon in Damyang, Jeollanam-do, to have a green shower in the bamboo forest to his heart’s content for calming effect for body and mind, as well as satisfy his sweet tooth with a green bamboo leaf ice cream. Let’s follow him on his woodsy picnic to the bamboo forest.
[Arboretum with River View] Woodsy Picnic at Riverside Arboretum with Fall Flowers in Full Bloom
Benji from the US heads out to an arboretum next to Namhangang River on his woodsy picnic. He enjoys fall flowers that come into full bloom just around this time of the year and browses a variety of plants from all around the world in a huge glasshouse garden. He apparently manages to have a special experience there, too, that is possible thanks to the riverside location of the arboretum. What would it be like to take in the magnificent view of the forests on a motorboat? Let’s find out by following him on his picnic out to a riverside arboretum in Yangpyeong, Gyeonggi-do Province.