Yonhap News AgencyJanuary 18, 2014 22:22
HWACHEON, South Korea, Jan. 19 (Yonhap) -- The wish of 25,000 villagers have drawn the attention of 7 billion people worldwide.
This small South Korean mountain village has turned into a news item at home and abroad, with over 1 million people visiting a winter festival hosted here every year.
According to Hwacheon County officials on Sunday, the Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival was introduced on U.S. network ABC's "World News Now." It is one of the 138 news items across 34 nations on the festival.