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Abai Village

Abai Village

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Abai Village is made by refugees of the Korean War, who came to south side of Korea and never returned home. As time passed by, people from other areas have settled down too, but 60% of residents are still from Hamgyeong Province. Now, its official name is called "Cheongho-dong," but still they call it "Abai Village," which means "grandfather" in Hamgyeong dialect. This place is also famous for filming popular Korean drama 'Autumn in my Heart," and its famous Gaetbae is still operating to attract Japanese and Taiwanese tourists. Recently, it gained more popularity and attracting more visitors due to filming popular television show, "2 days and 1 night. '