May – the Month of festival in Seoul

Since we’ve arrived in Seoul beginning of May, we found out that there were always festivals during the weekend somewhere in the city. It began with the Lantern exhibition on the Cheonggyecheon stream on May 5th.

Lotuslaternenfest, Lotus lantern festival, Seoul festival

Followed by the Parents’ day on May 8th, on which you could see beautiful carnations being sold everywhere.

Parents day, Seoul

Then it was the Lotus lantern festival with the wonderful parade in the rain on May 12th.

Lotuslaternenfest, Lotus lantern, jogyesa, seoul, buddha, Umzug, Laternenumzug

During last weekend, the romantic Rose festival took place on the riverbanks of Jungnangcheon.


And this week, musician and music lovers from everywhere also came to Seoul to join the Seoul Drum Festival.

trommel, seoul

May is really a lively month to have a new beginning in Seoul!



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