Nov 28, 2011

The foliage season

It is the season for colored leaves around Beppu. These photos were taken at the foot of Mt.Tsurumi.

At beginning of December we can enjoy seeing yellow and red leaves at lower altitudes such as Mt.Takasaki Natural Park. (AW)

Nov 10, 2011

Oita/Seoul(Korea) Flights resume in December

Korean Airlines released it’s Oita-Seoul (Incheon) line, only international scheduled flight in Oita airport, to resume its operation from December 30, 2011. It has been cancelled since last April due to East Japan earthquake. To maintain its long lasting operation, Oita prefecture begins direct subsidies to the traveler from Oita upon its resumption.

According to Korean airlines Oita branch, tour groups began to increase on major flights such as Fukuoka/Korea routes. The parties concerned in Oita expect more foreign tourists to visit Oita via Seoul using Korean airlines flights. .

Schedule of the flights are as follows;

Seoul/Oita : Fridays 13:30 and Sundays 15:40
Oita/Seoul : Fridays 16:00 and Sundays 18:10