Autumn packages from The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul!
Sep27

Autumn packages from The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul!

The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul presents two unique packages created to bring out the full romance of a relaxing autumn getaway. Available from September 1 to November 17, the packages include movie tickets, the perfect way to spend an atmospheric weekend date. The Urban Retreat package features one night in a Superior Deluxe Room, two movie tickets, and three premium skin revitalizing products from French beauty brand Isomarine. The three...

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The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul, presents Summer package!
Jul25

The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul, presents Summer package!

#1 The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul, presents Sunday Escape, a package offering a truly relaxing Sunday break to leave guests fresher than ever for the start of a new week. The Sunday Escape package includes 12 hours in a Superior Deluxe guest room, from morning to evening, avoiding the relentless heat of midsummer, plus lunch at Oksan Buffet. A choice of 9 or 10am check in is available, while lunch at Oksan Buffet is for two adults and one...

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Three summer packages from The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul
Jun24

Three summer packages from The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul

The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul presents three new seasonal packages, available to beat the summer heat from June 1 to August 31. With a diverse choice of benefits including cooling cosmetics, brunch in the air-conditioned comfort of your own room and a cool summer’s evening barbecue, this selection of summer packages has something to suit every taste. The Cool Summer package features one night in a Superior Deluxe Room and two top...

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US Business Professionals Declare Seoul Best Meetings Destination
Dec07

US Business Professionals Declare Seoul Best Meetings Destination

Seoul has been voted the “Best International Business Meetings Destination” and “Best MICE City” of 2015 by readers of two major US meetings and travel magazines – Business Traveler and Global Traveler, respectively. It marks Seoul’s fourth consecutive win in the category for Business Traveler’s annual awards since the introduction of the category in 2012. This year’s Business Traveler Best in Business Travel awards went to 34...

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2015: The Year in Review
Dec07

2015: The Year in Review

The year 2015 proved a landmark year for Seoul’s meetings industry, thanks to the ongoing efforts of the city, Seoul’s event professionals, and the enthusiastic contributions of the international community, from meeting planners to event participants. Following are ten highlights of Seoul’s major events and achievements from the past year as one of the world’s top-five UIA convention cities. Seoul Support for ICN 2015 In June, Seoul...

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Busy Year Ahead for Seoul Meetings Industry
Dec07

Busy Year Ahead for Seoul Meetings Industry

2016 is already promising to be another active year for Seoul’s business events sector, with a packed calendar of international gatherings across multiple industries. Three major events are expected to bring over 10,000 international delegates to the city. ASME Turbo Expo 2016 The ASME Turbo Expo is the leading international gathering for experts in the field of turbomachinery, an area of mechanical engineering related to the science...

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Stylish Event Spaces Added to Seoul Unique Venues Guide
Dec07

Stylish Event Spaces Added to Seoul Unique Venues Guide

The revised edition of the Seoul Unique Venues guide featuring five new venues is now available to meeting planners. The guide outlines the city’s 40 event spaces for a range of business events and meetings. Venues are arranged in six categories – Riverside, Traditional, Modern, Performance Hall, Experience, and Museum & Art Center. One of the latest traditional venues is Arumjigi, a two-story hanok, or traditional Korean...

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Seoul Unique Venues Photo Archive Opens to Public
Dec07

Seoul Unique Venues Photo Archive Opens to Public

A series of brand-new photographs of Seoul’s top unique meeting venues has been made available to the general public via a specially-created website produced by the Seoul Convention Bureau (SCB). The images may be downloaded and used copyright-free for those with an interest in Seoul and seeking to promote the city as a tourism destination. The archive, located at http://seoulphotoevent.com/, will be available until March 2016....

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Here to Help: the Seoul MICE Supporters
Dec07

Here to Help: the Seoul MICE Supporters

December wraps another busy year for the Seoul MICE Supporters, one of the city’s most popular programs offered to help facilitate international events hosted in the city. Trained by the Seoul Convention Bureau, the Supporters are a pool of multilingual staff chosen from convention-related departments of local universities, who can provide on-site operational assistance for business events held in Seoul. This year, 716 students...

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Seoul Reaches Out to Europe
Nov10

Seoul Reaches Out to Europe

Seoul is having a busy month in Europe this November, giving international event organizers more opportunities to discover the strengths of the city’s meetings industry. The first was a Seoul dinner event in Brussels that coincided with this year’s UIA Associations Round Table Europe, followed by Seoul’s participation at ibtm world 2015 in Barcelona.   Seoul on the Road in Brussels Held twice a year in Europe and...

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