02 Jul '11, 9am

Mobile apps open up new channel to explore Korea

Mobile apps open up new channel to explore Korea

While a number of blogs and homepages are already offering a wide range of detailed information about Korea for visitors in English and other languages, the same segment is still in its infancy in the universe of mobile apps. But it's too early to give up yet. Though the number of related apps for iPhone and iPad users is small, a dozen apps deserve attention. More importantly, the outlook appears good as the mobile app market of Korea is surging at breakneck pace, with market researcher Distimo describing the country's surging app download volume as "most remarkable." For non-Korean iPhone users who plan to visit the country in future, tourism-related apps are essential. Gyeonggi Tour2 is a case in point. Developed by Gyeonggi Tourist Service Inc., Gyeonggi Tour2 app offers 2,200 pieces of information on the region's famous restaurants, accommodation, festivals and events...

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