Diplomats and social media influencers acquired a sneak preview of Dondeokjeon within the Deoksugung palace, central Seoul, on Monday, forward of its official opening in September. The Western-style constructing was used as a royal guesthouse and a venue for diplomatic occasions through the reign of King Gojong, the final king of Joseon.
Michael Reiffenstuel, German ambassador to Korea, Wolfgang Angerholzer, Austrian ambassador to Korea, and Francois Bontemps, Belgian ambassador to Korea, attended the occasion, together with 12 influencers from 12 international locations, in response to the Cultural Heritage Administration. (Yonhap)
By Kim Hae-yeon (email@example.com)