New Year's Eve in Seoul
Korea - a country of exotic, even for those whoused and able to travel. This is rarely even get countrymen, but because New Year's Eve in Seoul can be a real adventure, and its participants - the pioneers of exciting tourist route.
Twice a new
In Korea, the New Year is celebrated twice offensive. For the first time he comes to the house of local residents on the night of January 1, as is customary in the rest of the world. The Second Coming happens on the lunar calendar and coincides with the Chinese.
By the end of December, residents of cities and townsdecorate Christmas trees, congratulate colleagues, relatives and friends give each other gifts and cards. On New Year's Eve in Seoul everywhere hung colorful posters with the wishes and put on the table, the main dish which becomes TTOK. This is a sweet rice cake symbolizes happiness and prosperity, and therefore all residents of the country tend to eat plenty of them and feed the guests.
Youth in the New Year's Eve occupieskaraoke bars and arranges competitions in singing songs of fashion. Loving couple walking along the street Jongno - one of central Seoul and treat each other with festive treats at the local cafe.
Fans enjoy an active lifestyledays off to go to the mountains and found a holiday there. In the vicinity of Seoul is Mount Seorak, wait for the sunrise on top of which - a sure sign that the coming year will be successful.