The following is a translated summary of a report from the local press. It has been edited for clarity, including the addition of links and information needed for readers unfamiliar with Jeju. — Ed.
In a new campaign, the Jeju Special Self-Governing Province is to recruit blog writers to help promote the island’s World Natural Heritage sites. According to an official from the government’s World Natural Heritage Conservancy, anyone who has their own blog can apply for the position. For more information, go to www.jeju.go.kr or www.jejuwnh.jeju.go.kr, download the application form and send it to [email protected] by March 5.
Those selected will be able to gain access to government-operated tourist sites free of charge and prizes will be awarded for outstanding content. The Conservancy is considering a number of other online promotion plans including social media and holding online events to promote the World Natural Heritage sites in Jeju. — Jeju Gov’t News