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S. Korea's Travel Deficit Largest with EU in 2017 Write : 2018-06-23 13:02:21 Update : 2018-06-23 14:13:52 South Korea’s tourism deficit posted a record high last year. Europe was announced as the region where it logs the largest deficit, marking the first time in 14 years that the rankings have changed. According to Bank of Korea data on Saturday, South Korea's deficit in tourism balance with the European Union rose 36 percent year-on-year in 2017 to some five-point-47 billion dollars, marking the steepest deficit among key travel destinations around the world. The United States had held the top spot from 2004 to 2016. The change in rankings is believed to be due to increased demand as more Koreans traveled to European countries during the long holidays in May and October last year, with eastern and northern also Europe increasing in popularity. Meanwhile, the number of European visitors to South Korea last year dropped zero-point-seven percent. South Korea's tourism deficit with the U.S. stood at five-point-two billion dollars last year as America attracts not only travelers but also students going abroad to study. The deficit with the EU and the U.S. combined came to ten-point-six billion dollars, accounting for 62 percent of Korea's total tourism deficit. China and the Middle East were the only regions where Korea saw a surplus in tourism last year. The new app consolidates KBS World Radio’s news and feature contents with services previously provided through separate apps... On-Air app is specifically designed for quick and easy access to audio services for KBS World Radio programs in 11 languages. You can subscribe to KBS World Radio’s news and other Web contents through RSS You can download KBS World Radio News in eleven languages through Podcast KBS Radio Tune
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Planning A Trip? Use These Travel Tips!
Many people enjoy travel as one of life's best experiences. The fun may be overtaken by the planning stress. In this article, you will find many tips to help you make plans for travel more quickly and more easily.
Whenever you travel to a foreign country, keep all important information with you. Your critical information needs to include contact information for your nation's embassy or consulate that is nearest within the nation you visit. This will let you contact help if you need it. If you encounter any issues on your trip, they can help with these issues.
Picking aisle seats is the best way to give yourself options. Window seats can be very restricting in terms of bathroom access and overhead storage access.
As you plan your vacation, try and be open minded about the destination. While planning is good, being flexible opens you up to new experiences. Going somewhere different can help you save money while traveling.
When you plan a trip, taking a digital camera that fits your trip is a good idea. For instance, if your trip involves backpacking, it may not be wise to have a camera with a rechargeable battery. Choose one that turns on quickly so you never miss a shot.
When your travels bring you to a local airport, look at their website to see which airlines offer flight service to the airport. Often, there will be charter airlines, and they might have great prices available.
When traveling to foreign countries, you should be aware of the taxi companies in the city. Prior to getting into a taxi, be sure it is legit. Anybody can place "taxi" on a car, and you don't know if they really are or where they could take you.
Make sure you are prepared to take care of yourself, even on longer flights. If you feel like it, bring sleeping items like a pillow or headphones. You should also bring enough snacks to get you to your destination and not have to rely on airport food.
Get adequate exercise before a long trip. Long flights can be tedious. Sitting the same way for a long time can cause your legs or back to cramp. If a workout is out of the question, then at least do a little stretching before you board.
Provide someone in your family with your travel itinerary. That way, a family member will know where you're supposed to be at all times. Ensure your safety by regularly contacting someone back at home. They won't worry if you stay in touch with them.
Not everyone can stay in a five star hotel. If you have no choice but to stay in a less than desirable area, bring a rubber doorstop with you. Wedge it under the door at night. It is relatively easy for an intruder to compromise a chain or lock, but it will be almost impossible to get into a room that is secured with a doorstop.
As previously mentioned, traveling is something that many enjoy. But, most people do not like the stress of making the actual plans of their vacation. Use this article to eliminate that stress from planning your journey. ทัวร์ เกาหลี วัน แม่ 2560 ทัวร์ เกาหลี ตก ปลา น้ําแข็ง ทัวร์ญี่ปุ่น ราคาถูก 2018 บริษัท ทัวร์ ญี่ปุ่น ภูเก็ต บริษัท ทัวร์ เกาหลี ที่ น่า เชื่อถือ