The Marriage rites and wedding traditions of the peoples of the world
There are a lot of marriage ceremonies and wedding traditions in the world. We decided to introduce you to the most unusual of them. For example, newlyweds in Albania, according…

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Exhibition of Contemporary Korean Art. St. Petersburg
From 18 to 24 August 2007 in the Central exhibition hall "Manege" will be held exhibition of contemporary Korean art "St. Petersburg – Daegu 2007". In formed of paintings, drawings…

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Traditions of South Korea

In Korea it is customary respect for elders. Accordingly, to speak to all people you encounter in certain situations, it is necessary, depending on their social status, using a rather complicated system of special appeals. On behalf of the Koreans actually call each other very rarely.

Korea is generally a very friendly country, where all relate to each other politely and carefully. So, if your head is in the subway or the train wearily and sleepily leaned on the shoulder of a neighbor, there’s no way he won’t bother you. If you get lost – any of the people around will gladly help you go on your own route or subway line, will point the way, tell me who to contact in case of problems.

This feature of the people seen in the service sector, where in any institution you will definitely get some pleasant bonus. For example, when buying fruit you will believe something as a gift. Therefore, to travel in Korea very nice, comfortable and safe.

This contributes to the developed and convenient transportation system of the country. All the inscriptions are duplicated in English. To save you can buy a special transport card. But in the cities you can ride a Bicycle, for which there are Parking lots everywhere. Bicycle rental is easy and fast.

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The Etiquette and traditions of the peoples of the world”

Each country, culture is unique because unlike other. It is this feature that makes international travel so attractive. Each country has its own peculiarities, and, for example, what is allowed in Germany, severely punished in China.

Etiquette is the silent language by which you can tell a lot and understand a lot, if you know how to see. Etiquette cannot be substituted. Conversing with a foreigner, sometimes it is difficult to explain how you feel about him and what he says. But if you own etiquette, your silence, gestures, intonation will speak louder than words. By external style to keep abroad are judged not only on the person, but also about the country he represents. The tradition of the business community, conducting business and social meetings, conversational phrases, gifts, manners, table manners, dress codes – the answers to these and many other questions will provide students with this program.

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Exhibition of Contemporary Korean Art. St. Petersburg

From 18 to 24 August 2007 in the Central exhibition hall “Manege” will be held exhibition of contemporary Korean art “St. Petersburg – Daegu 2007”. In formed of paintings, drawings and calligraphy exhibition, works by artists from the city of Daegu, and Korean artists living in St. Petersburg.

The uniqueness of the art of Joseon – “the country of morning freshness”, as they call their homeland, people in Korea – in pursuit of harmony, in a prayerful attitude to nature, in the impersonation of characters, “good characters”, in a calm and peaceful attitude towards the world. At the exhibition viewers will be able to experience how Korea is an amazing country and as in love with their land, the people living there, always open to creativity and goodness.

Korean artists – members founded in 1961 as a major cultural and industrial centre in South-East – Daegu . branch of the Association of arts of Korea. This Association was created for development of Korean art. The Department, working in Daegu, considers its main objective to support members in their creative work, as well as the organization of international cooperation in the field of art and culture. Continue reading