Food Lovers' Tour of Korea by lindayy


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									Food Lovers’ Tour
of Korea                                                                                     12 October
Departing 12 October 2008                                                                    Arrive Incheon
                                                                                       International Airport,
                                                                              meet your guide and transfer
                                                                           to your deluxe accommodation.

                                                                                     13 October (B L)
                                                                 Following breakfast, your guide will escort
                                                              you to a Korean Cuisine cooking class where
                                                                you will be taught how to make Kimchi and
                                                          Bulgogi. This is a 2 hour-long course consisting
                                                           of 2 parts, a lecture and cooking experience with
                                                         tasting and evaluation. Lunch is your own cooking
                                                         with steamed rice and a dessert provided. At the
                                                       conclusion of the course you will be presented with
                                                                           a cookery book and a certificate.

                                                            This afternoon enjoy a tour of Seoul, visiting
                                                           Gyeongbok Palace, built in 1394 as a primary
                                                              residence for the royal family, the National
                                                              Folk Museum which explains the religious
                                                                     rituals, housing customs, household
                                                                    tools, housing implements, food and
                                                                            the social dynamics of Korean
  14 October (B D)                                                                  life. Take a stroll down
  Today we transfer to                                                            Insadong Antique Street
  Jeonju, in the south-                                                          and visit the food section
  western part of Korea.                                                           at Namdaemun Market.
  En route a visit will be made                                                          Evening at leisure.
  to a soy sauce manufacturing
  company. On arrival in Jeonju visit
  Hanok Village, Gyeonggijeon Shrine,
  Jeondong Cathedral, Jeonju Craftworks
  Exhibition Hall and the Jeonju traditional
  Wine Museum. Dinner tonight will be at Gognung
  Bibimbab Restaurant and Bibimbab Museum.
  Accommodation tonight is the 4 star Jeonju
  Riveria Core Hotel or similar.

  15 October (B D)
  Morning departure for Gwangju. A stop will be
  made at Mt Naejangsan National Park where you
  will see the autumn leaves in full colours of red,
  brown and gold. Upon arrival at Gwanju visit the
  Kimchi Festival. The Prado Hotel or similar is the
  deluxe accommodation for the stay in Gwangju.

  For more informaiton, visit
                                      16 October (B D)
      Full day at the 2008 Gwangju Kimchi Festival.
 Traditionally Kimchi is made in the latter part of the
 year and is stored in large earthenware pots where
   the fermenting takes place. It is said that when a
young man brings his lady home to meet the family,
     she is asked to prepare Kimchi and if it is to the
     satisfaction of the young mans’ mother then the
  lady in question is accepted into the family. There
                    are some 160 varieties of Kimchi.

                                                                                                          17 October (B D)
                                                                                                 Before returning to Seoul
                                                                                                 a visit will be made to the
                                                                                            Boseong green tea plantation.
                                                                                              Here you will be able to taste
                                                                                         different types of tea and enjoy a
                                                                                       green tea ice-cream, my favourite.
                                                                                       A Tea Ceremony will also be held.
                                                                             Dinner tonight is at a local restaurant, which
                                                                           specializes in Korean Ginseng Chicken Soup.

                                                                                                          18 October (B L)
                                                                     This morning you visit Hwaseong Fortress and Palace.
                                                                     The Fortress was planned in 1789 by the 22nd King of
                                                                        the Joseon Dynasty when he moved the tomb of his
                                                                        father from the Yangju to Mt Hwasan. It sprawls over
                                                                      both flat and hilly terrain and was designed for military
                                                                      purposes. Your lunch today is Korean style barbecued
                                                                      beef rib. Following lunch visit Everland, a magnificent
                                                                     garden where a Chrysanthemum Festival is being
                                                                     celebrated. Tonight you will attend Nanta a non-verbal
                                                                       performance that will have your feet tapping and your
                                                                                                              hands clapping.

                                                                                                             19 October (B)
                                                                            At leisure till your mid afternoon departure to
                                                                                              Incheon International Airport.

                                                                                                                    20 October
                                                                                                        Arrive back to Australia

                                                                                                                          Return airfare
                                                                                     7 nights accommodation including breakfast daily
                                                                                                               2 lunches and 4 dinners
                                                                                                                English speaking guide
To reserve your place on the tour post this coupon                                     All transfers and transport in a 30 seated coach
with $100.00 deposit per person to Judly International                                    All admissions and fee for the Cooking Class

                                                                                                                          Airport taxes
Name                                                                                                                         Insurance
                                                                                                            Items of a personal nature.

Address                                                                                                                          Cost
                                                                                                       $3390.00 per person twin share
Special. If your deposit is received before 20 July, 2008 you will                                         $425.00 single supplement
receive a discount of $100.00 per person for the above tour
                                                                         The above cost is based on a minimum of 10 people traveling.

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                                                 ABN 34 003 750 132 License No TAS152
                                                 1134 Cygnet Coast Road, Wattle Grove Tas Australia
                                                 Phone (03) 62950604/ 1800 880 062 Fax (03) 62950618 Email:

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