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According to Yonhap News,
(DAEJEON=Yonhap News) Approximately 300 Chinese tourists will visit here for medical examinations and sightseeing, the Daejeon metropolitan city said Monday.
The Chinese tourists, often called "youke" in Mandarin Chinese, will travel to this city 124 kilometers south of Seoul in three separate groups by the end of this month. The groups, ranging from 120 to 150 people each, are mainly seeking physical checkups at medical facilities and hospitals.
However, they will also visit other famed tourist attractions here like National Science Museum under the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning.
Daejeon is famous for being a hub of science and technology, with many scientists and technology-related facilities stationed there.
According to the city government, the Chinese will also visit the Currency Museum, which will provide a rare opportunity for the visitors to learn about currency culture and currency-making techniques.
Another place for sightseeing is Solomon Law Park, where visitors will be given useful information about law and justice.
Specifically designed for the younger crowd, the park will offer them a valuable learning experience on the history of laws from different countries as well as Korea's, the city explained.
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Source: Yonhap News (Feb. 01, 2016)