Asian Forum on Alzheimer's Dementia 2018

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24(Sat) November 2018, 1pm ~ 5:30pm

* These courses are subject to change without prior notice.
Tour 1
CourseJusangjeolli Cliff - Jeju Chusa Hall & Memorial House of Chusa - O’sulloc Tea Museum
  • Jusangjeolli Cliff
    The columnar joints near the coast in the eastern Jungmun Tourist Complex, where the waves breaks and dark red hexagonal stones make up tall layers, is considered a gift of nature and was designated as Natural Monument No. 443 (12/27/04). If you stand in front of the joints you can see the waves hitting the stones and breaking into white bubbles, which feels as if they carry the sad stories of stone carvers, and the scenery is incredible as when the waves are turbulent they reach a height of about 20m. The place is becoming ever more popular with tourists as they walk around and look at the incredible scenery along with the fresh scent of the sea.
  • Jeju Chusa Hall & Memorial House of Chusa
    The Memorial House of Chusa, was constructed in May 2010 to celebrate the late Chosun Dynasty’s distinguished scholar and artist Chusa Kim Jeonghui’s life and his scholarship and contribution to the arts. It was formerly the Chua Relic Museum, which was built in 1984 as a result of a collaborative effort by Jeju-si’s artists and historians specializing in Jeju Island’s history. However, the exhibition became old, and as it became a part of the cultural heritage designated by the government, public opinion was that it needed to be renovated. As a result, the Memorial House of Chusa was built. Chusa Hall consists of the Chusa Memorial Hall, three exhibition and education halls, storage and others. It exhibits the “Relics of Kim Jeonghui from His Head Family,” which were donated by the Buguk Cultural Foundation and the Chusa Society, along with calligraphy by Chusa on a signboard, Chusa’s letters, and Chusa’s friends' letters, among others. 
  • O’sulloc Tea Museum
    O’sulloc is located at the entrance of Seogwang Tea Garden in Jeju Island. The building itself is the materialization of green tea cup, and it is a place of culture, where tradition and modern east and west are harmonized, and a nature-friendly resting area.
    O’sulloc has the 'O’ as in the interjection Oh!, the origin of sulloc, only sulloc, of sulloc cha.
    It is good to experience everything about Sulloc Cha to understand the traditional tea culture of Korea and green tea.
Tour 2
CourseInternational Peace Center Jeju - Oedolgae - Seogwipo Maeil Olle Market ~ Lee Joong-seop Street
  • International Peace Center Jeju
    Jeju Island was designated as an “Island of Peace” by the Korean government to contribute towards peace between Northeast Asia and the Korean Peninsula. Until now, Jeju Island has used special exhibition methods to displays the historical background behind its decision to promote peace, the island’s peace promotion projects, and its vision for the future. The “Island of Peace Jeju” has creatively succeeded the tradition of the “Sammu Spirit”, sublimated the tragedy of the “Jeju 4.3 Incident” into forgiveness and coexistence, and inherited the spirit of summit diplomacy for peace policies in order to contribute to world peace. In particular, the “International Peace Center Jeju”, a landmark that symbolizes Jeju’s status as the Island of Peace, will hold peace promotions and play a vital role in realizing its role as an agent of world peace through exhibitions, education, and work studies.
  • Oedolgae
    Jeju Olle Course 6 is the most popular on Jeju Olle and you can enjoy the natural environment of Seogwipo.
    Oedolgae Rock, 20 m in height, is the first thing that you will see when you look at the rocks surrounding Namju’s Haegeumgang River and the Seogwipo Chilshipri Coast. About 2 km away to the west of Seogwipo City there is Sammaebong Parsitic Volcano and Oedolgae Rock, which stands on a beautiful shore near the mountain, and was formed when a volcano erupted and changed the island’s landscape about 150,000 years ago. Since it is a strong rock carved by wave erosion, it is called a sea stack. At the peak of the island, there are pine trees that are regenerating. The scenery behind Oedolgae Rock just after sunrise is amazing.
  • Seogwipo Maeil Olle Market ~ Lee Joong-seop Street
    To honor the genius painter Lee Joong-seop, who devoted his passion to his artwork in Seogwipo as a refugee during the Korean War, the street where he used to live was named after him. This street is the center of art and culture in Seogwipo. Seogwipo Maeil Olle Market is where you can experience the lively daily life of Jeju people. As a port city, it sells a lot of fresh fish and seafood, and recently it is also famous as a sightseeing spot, so you can buy souvenirs and try various street foods.
Tour 3
CourseJungmun Country Club (TBD)
  • Golf Tour
    On the course, there is an incredible view of nature and it is possible to see dolphins jumping in the coastal water. Also, since it maintains a warm oceanic climate even in the winter, it permits golfing even during heavy snow. It is a golf course not restricted to only the best weather. In the vicinity of the clubhouse there are fun things to look at such as souvenirs from PGA Golf Tournaments, and there are a variety of lodgings and tourist attractions a five-minute walk from here.