|Title||The 2016 Korea Hot Spring Festival confirmed to be held at Deoksan Hot Spring of Yesan Province.|
The 2016 Korea Hot Spring Festival confirmed to be held at Deoksan Hot Spring of Yesan Province.
- Successfully leaping into the tourism industry with a successful bid from core initiatives -
The Deoksan Hot Springs of Yesan County were selected in 2014 to hold the “2016 Korea Hot Spring Festival”.
According to the province, this past June 17th the Ministry of Government Administration and it's screening committee finalized Deoksan Hot Springs of Yesan County as their selection for the “2016 Korea Hot Spring Festival” based on local survey information and the committee’s evaluations.
During last years 2014 Korea Hot Spring Festival one official stated that accepting applications to host the “2016 Korea Hot Spring Festival” would be a reckless idea and that the province's determination and desire to increase the amount of attention for the region displayed very much the same results.
Governor Hwang stated that for the time being the 2016 Korea Hot Spring Festival should be held as a joint tourist attraction with the Korea Forest Expo in order to help bring synergy to the events.
This past april in order to accomplish this Governor Hwang confirmed his plans to spread administrative sales and has been visiting the National Forestry Cooperative Federation since early this year in order to gather support for new attractions while actively expressing his desire to hold the exhibition, and improve attractions for visitors.
The Korea Hot Spring Festival committee gave insight into their comprehensive evaluation and selection of Deoksan Hot Springs as the host of the 2016 Korea Hot Spring Festival. Yesan was selected due to its tourist attractions, 600 years of proud and symbolic history, and the areas established infrastructure.
Additionally, according to provine the Chungnam provincial governments revitalization strategy of moving provincial government buildings to the new city of Nepo has set an exemplary precedent by bringing attention to the new city as well as simultaneous assisting with the development of surrounding areas.
Governor Hwang stated that, "The Korea Hot Spring Festival brings good news to our residents who have been uneasy because of the recent cancellation of the Chungnam National Sports Festival due to the aftermath of MERS which caused the local economies to take a financial blow. The the residents are coming together and concentrating their efforts in order to simultaneously host the Korea Hot Spring Festival and Korea Forest Expo to create what they believe will be a healthy and unified festival of water and forest.