Gwangju Blog

Essentials with JD # 363 **BUDDAH’S BIRTHDAY**


Today is Buddah’s birthday and also a public holiday here in Korea.

If you are looking for something to do today you can go down to your local temple and enjoy the beautiful lanterns and also in the religion and culture.

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Alternatively you can make your way down to Gwangju Cheon near the Bitgoeul Centre near, Gwangju Park and NC Wave downtown to see the lanterns in the water.

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There is a small waterfall and you can pack a picnic ~ if you catch them at night they light up!

There is also a huge pagoda at the democracy plaza at the ACC.