SEOUL, South Korea, 15th October, 2018 (WAM) -- Abdullah Saif Ali Al Nuaimi, UAE Ambassador to South Korea, has participated in the opening ceremony of the Itaewon Global Village Festival, which was held from 13th-14th October, in Seoul.
The UAE's pavilion - represented by the embassy - featured a series of photographs highlighting the most important UAE landmarks, cultural exhibits and traditional costumes.
The pavilion attracted around 4,000 visitors over the two days including UAE nationals in Korea, locals and international visitors, introducing them to the country's heritage and modern-day life.
UAE participants in traditional costume dance joined in a parade on the main street of Itaewon
Seoul's foreign district filled with performances and foods from around the world over the weekend as the annual Itaewon Global Village Festival returns.
Under the slogan of "Let's Beat, Itaewon," the embassies of 45 countries including UAE set up booths along the main road and multiple alleys there from Saturday to Sunday.
Visitors ccould get a glimpse of the cultures of the nations and information about tourism and study in those countries.