Keeping the Sea Clean
Coast Guard and marine environment officials as well as civilian life guards and volunteers take part in a cleanup at a Jeju Port seawall on Sept. 25 marking Int'l Coastal Cleanup Day.
Moran traditional market in Seongnam is crowded with shoppers preparing for Chuseok ancestral rites with five days left to the Korean thanksgiving holiday.
Hangzhou Stadium Light Show
A splendid light show unfolds around the Hangzhou Olympic Sports Centre Stadium on Sept. 21, two days to the kickoff of the Hangzhou Asian Games. The opening ceremony on Saturday is expected to feature a high-tech, smart program involving 3D wires and digital torch lighting.
Visitors take a stroll around a natural saltern at Gueom-ri township on Jeju Island on Sept. 21. Locals used to produce bay salt at the site.
Sharing Love through Rice Cake
Participants of a Chuseok(Korean thanksgiving) charity event make Songpyeon rice cake at Gwacheon City Hall on Sept. 19.
A worker at the Gyeonggi Agricultural Research and Extension Services in Hwaseong reaps rice using a combine harvester on Sept. 19.
Destination : Fall
A plane flies over a cosmos field at Incheon Airport Sky Garden on Sept. 15, the first day it was open to the public. People can visit free of charge until Oct. 9.
Tourists enjoy the famed Handam Coastal Trail in Jeju Island on Sept. 15.
A squirrel munches on wild berries in the rain in a forest in Gangneung on Sept. 14.
Colorful Jeju Autumn
Visitors at Boromwat in Seogwipo, Jeju Island enjoy an array of blossoms including cockscombs on Sept. 13.
A Hole in the Sky?
A unique cloud pattern covers the sky of Chuncheon, Gangwon Province on Sept. 12.
Field Turned into Art
Rice harvest is underway on a field at the Gangwon Provincial Agricultural Research and Extension Services in Chuncheon on Sept. 11.
Long Tail Spangle
A long tail spangle butterfly sucks honey from a zinnia flower in Pyeongchang-dong, Seoul on Sept. 8 amid unseasonable heat.
The national women's dragon boat racing team trains on Baekma River in Buyeo on Sept. 7 as the Korea Canoe Federation holds an inaugural meeting for the Hangzhou Asian Games.
Reduce Plastic Use for Planet Earth
Plastic waste for recycling continuously comes in and out of a resources circulation center in Suwon on Sept. 6 which marks Recycle Day.
A squirrel rummages through fallen chestnuts in search of food at a forest in Chodang-dong, Gangneung on Sept. 5.