Good Luck Finding a Bed During the Pyeongchang Olympics
The “Accommodation” section of its English-language version gives visitors a choice of redirection to the websites of three local governments: Pyeongchang, Gangneung and Jeongseon. The Olympics website does not explain where any of these are located, ...
Exclusive: Bed shortage at Pyeongchang 2018 Athletes' Village still ...
National Olympic Committees (NOC) have expressed concerns after being informed their allotted accommodation at the Athletes' Village for Pyeongchang 2018 ...
Richard Meier's first project in South Korea is a waterfront hotel for the Winter Olympics
American architect Richard Meier says his first Korean project, the Seamarq Hotel, has qualities that are similar to influential homes he designed in the 1960s and 70s (+ movie). Located in Gangneung, South Korea, the hotel is 60 kilometres from the ...
The Wonder of Fall Foliage in South Korea
The sunrise train is a decidedly South Korean invention: it leaves Seoul in the dark of night and arrives in the coastal city of Gangneung in time for passengers to sit on a long, golden beach called Jeongdongjin and watch the dawn lighten the East Sea ...
South Korea make perfect start to World Para Ice Hockey ...
Hosts South Korea were victorious on the opening day of the 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Championships A-Pool today as they claimed a narrow 2-1 win ove...
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South Korea's Olympian Winter Moment
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The two villages for athletes are about half-finished — one in the Pyeongchang mountain cluster, the other in the coastal city of Gangneung, where the ice events will be held. A new high-speed rail line is expected to be completed by mid-2017, too ...
South Korean IOC member calls for more public backing of Pyeongchang 2018
North, South Korea clash in rare hockey game
South Korea scored a victory against arch rival the North in a rare ice hockey match Thursday, in a game that resonated beyond the sportsfield. Playing in the South just an hour's drive from the heavily fortified demilitarised zone that divides them ...
South Korea defeats North Korea in hockey showdown
South Korea on track to host successful Winter Olympics in 2018
Most of the existing accommodation will be taken up by athletes, officials and media (and that is also tight, especially around the alpine and sliding venues), leaving spectators facing long journeys from Gangneung to attend the mountain events ...
Wang, Liu win ice dancing gold medal at Asian Winter Games
Thousands evacuate as wildfire creeps toward Gangneung
The Gangneung city government said more than 2,500 residents were ordered to flee Saturday as a wind-fed forest fire spread in the eastern city. About 300 residents are known to have fled from their homes after the blaze started on a hill near ...
Women's hockey: North Korea returns gifts from South Korea
The North Korean women's hockey team reportedly rejected gifts from their South counterparts after a women's ice hockey tournament where the two sides met.
Canadian Paralympic media consortium to feature live coverage of 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Championships
North Korea hockey team turned down gifts from South ... - UPI.com
World Para Ice Hockey Championships to end run of Pyeongchang 2018 test events
Alternative names for Gangneung, Gangwon-do, South Korea: