Korean New Year
Happy Korean New Year!
New Year, the most important of the traditional Korean holidays, is marked with hope and enthusiasm on the first day of the lunar calendar.
Commonly known as Seolnal or Seollal in Korean, the three-day event is a family orientated celebration. Many people perform ancestral rituals, wear traditional dress, play folk games, and eat the tasty delicacies made specially for the occasion. The celebrations and ceremonies at this time of the year take visitors to the heart of Korean culture.
Seoul city centre
Centre-ville de Séoul