Travel Trend in Korea in 2017
It is not easy to have vacation for most Koreans from work. Most Koreans who work in the company are given very short vacation, but they can not enjoy it comfortably. The Korean economy, which grew rapidly in a short time, was driven by long hours of work. Although today's young Koreans are moving away from this type, most middle-aged(and old aged) Koreans are still familiar with it.
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TRIP chosen as balance between work and life
They also now realized the need to find a balance between work and life in order to better their lives. As a result, Koreans recently travel more frequently and travel periods are longer. They chose to travel as one of the ways to find a balance in their lives. Each year, the number of people leaving Incheon Airport is growing fast.(following reference1) In Korea, We can hear the news eaisily that the number of people leaving Incheon Airport is the highest ever since Incheon Airport opened.