|Foreign participants perform the "horse dance," a trademark move of Psy's mega-hit "Gangnam Style" during a K-pop event in central Seoul in September. / Yonhap|
One of Korea's best tourist assets is its beautiful moutains. The number of tourists visiting Korea this year surpassed 10 million in November.
Rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae, 2010 Asian Games bronze medalist, competes during the 2012 London Olympics. The Korean Olympic team came home with a total of 28 medals (13 gold, 8 silver, and 7 bronze),
|Korean film director Kim Ki-duk holds the Golden Lion for best movie on his head at the Venice Film Festival in September. |
/ Korea Times file