Seoul Lantern Festival, South Korea
This year the Seoul Lantern Festival is being celebrated for the ninth time. It starts on the first Friday of November and colourful parades with beautiful lanterns from all over the world set off from the square at Cheonggyecheon Stream towards Supyogyo Bridge. All along the 1.3 km route you will see wonderful lanterns, many life-sized and shaped as a variety of artefacts and cartoon characters. There are also lantern-themed activities on offer. Illuminations will take place from 17:00 to 21:00. More information is available at visitkorea.or.kr.