K-ETA (Korea Electronic Travel Authorization) is an electronic travel authorization system introduced by the Korean government to facilitate the immigration inspection of tourists and business visitors. Through this system, you can enter basic information related to immigration in advance on the Internet and get approval before being screened at the immigration checkpoint in Korea.Also, using K-ETA can reduce unnecessary waiting time when entering Korea. In the entry procedure at the airport in Korea, foreigners with a K-ETA can go through immigration quickly using the dedicated window. Therefore, by using K-ETA, waiting time can be reduced and inconvenience can be minimized.
Korea is known for its attractive combination of oriental beauty and modern cities. It is good to enjoy domestic travel, but there are many attractions and tourist attractions that are worth visiting even for foreigners. Below is a list of must-visit attractions and tourist destinations for foreigners visiting Korea.Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, Gyeonggi-do - Suwon Hwaseong Fortress is one of the palaces built by the kings of the Joseon Dynasty and is one of Korea"s representative cultural heritage. Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, with buildings representing the architectural style of the Joseon Dynasty and a beautiful garden, is a representative place to experience Korean history and culture.Itaewon - Itaewon offers a variety of cultural experiences. There is a hanbok experience center where you can take pictures wearing hanbok, the traditional Korean costume, and a traditional culture center where you can experience the traditional culture of Korea.Jeju Dol Hareubang - One of the representative natural landscapes of Jeju Island, it refers to the stone houses scattered throughout the island. Dol hareubang is a distinctive building of Jeju, and the stone landscape is very beautiful.
Korean food has a lot of diverse and attractive foods, so there are many foods that foreigners enjoy eating. The following introduces representative foods and restaurants that foreigners must try in Korea.Dakgalbi - Dakgalbi is a dish made by adding chicken and vegetables, seasoning them with soy sauce, red pepper paste, and sugar, then grilling them over an open fire. The spicy yet light taste is excellent, and it is even more delicious when enjoyed with soju.Sujebi - Sujebi is noodles made by adding hand-kneaded wheat flour to boiled broth. Anyone can easily make and eat it. The deep taste is excellent, and you can enjoy it in various versions according to the characteristics of each region.Jeonju Bibimbap - Jeonju Bibimbap originates from Jeonju, Jeolla-do, and is served with various vegetables, red pepper paste, and beef on top of rice. The spicy and salty taste is excellent with plenty of seasoning in red pepper paste.
Entertainment in Korea: Korea has a well-developed entertainment industry, including K-POP, dramas and movies. Experience programs are also available for foreigners to directly participate in the field of these industries.Karaoke Rooms - Karaoke rooms are one of Korea"s leading entertainment venues. This is a place for small groups or families to gather and sing, there are many songs to choose from, a variety of drinks and food, and good-looking men and women.
The main advantage of K-ETA is that it can reduce waiting time and cost. Previously, to visit South Korea, waiting time and cost were incurred during the visa issuance process. However, since you do not have to obtain a visa through K-ETA, you can adjust your travel schedule more freely and reduce travel costs.