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2017 Seoul Summer Sale is Back

The 2017 Seoul Summer Sale has begun! It’s from May 23 to July 31, 2017 for 70 days. It will offer foreign travelers and residents great deals and discounts.  With Korean boyband, Super Junior as the sale’s official ambassadors, this year is bigger and better than ever.

* Largest ever in scale!
Enjoy discounts and free gifts from 133 companies across accommodation, culture and entertainment, food and beverage, fashion and beauty, and medical tourism.

* Up to 80% off!
Stores will offer up to 80% off regular prices, as part of the 2017 Seoul Summer Sale!

*Free welcome-kit!
Pick up your free welcome- kit, which includes shopping catalogs and discount coupons, from various tourism points, including Incheon Airport, Gimpo International Airport, Incheon Port, the Airport Railroad, and major tourist offices , Tourist Hotels, and guest houses in Seoul.

Also! Enjoy a variety of activity and festival booths at Myeongdong, every weekend of the sale.
– Festival period : Fridays/Saturdays/Sundays from May 12 ~June 30, 11am~19pm
-Location : <Morning> Myeong-dong tourist police booth and <Afternoon> Myeong-dong station

More detailed information at the 2017 Seoul Summer Sale website.

Source: Seoul Tourism Organization’s website

For updates on Seoul, check out Seoul Metropolitan Government’s official website and follow them on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.


Korea Grand Sale 2015 is back

On August 14th, South Korea launched its Korea Grand Sale 2015 for foreigners at the Incheon Airport. It will run until October 31, 2015 and now on its 6th anniversary.

There are over 300 participating companies and 30,000 venues listed in Seoul, the metropolitan area, and major cities. Check out the complete list here.

You can find the Coupons on the participating companies menu or Coupon guide under Coupons.

Print the coupons here or download the image to your phones and present at the participating stores.


There are so many benefits you can enjoy from 40% to 60% off and these are the 15 Magical Benefits on transportation (Asiana Airlines, Jeju Air and KORAIL), accommodations (Lotte Hotels and Ibis Ambassador Hotel), shopping (Lotte Duty Free, Premium Outlets, and Doota),  beauty items (Olive Young and Innisfree), attractions and performance (Everland, N. Seoul Tower and  The Original Drawing Show), convenience store (GS25), and telecommunication (SK Telecom). Check out more on them here.

If you’re planning for a trip within the period of the sale, register for a welcome kit and get the kit that contains samples and discount coupon for the popular cosmetic brand. The kit can be consumed earlier than expected.

There are also different events online that you can participate when you made your purchase or participated at KGS Event Center. More information here.

Follow #KoreaGrandSale on Facebook and check out their website.

Have a great time shopping and enjoy exploring Korea too!