All posts by Admin

  • Spectators, mascots, and tent servers – everyone has a role at the school festival!
    Korean University Life
    December 21, 2012, No comments

    South Korea is known around the world as a country that values education and study. From kindergarten through to university, Korean students (and parents!) work hard to ensure educational needs are met. Academies,…

  • The author practices her picnic skills!
    Picnic Like a Pro: Korean Outdoor Dining Culture
    November 15, 2012, 2 Comments

     Having lived in Korea for nearly three years, I can tell you that Koreans never cease to amaze me. I’m Canadian, and I’m accustomed to the great outdoors (or at least familiar with nature – I am a writer…

  • Expectation / Reality
    Traveling to Korea… Expectation / Reality
    September 13, 2012, No comments

    * This post is written by  Gisela Verdin, one of the Korea Blog’s Worldwide Korea Bloggers. A few months ago I ran into someone whom I took Korean Lessons with… after catching up a bit I remembered she had traveled…

  • 9.  Halla Mountain
    Jeju Highlights
    September 6, 2012, No comments

    * This post is written by  Gisela Verdin, one of the Korea Blog’s Worldwide Korea Bloggers. (With the contributions of Tom Stockwell.) Jeju Highlights Jeju island is known as the “Hawaii of Korea”. Tucked down…

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    Seoul Fortress Wall of Mt Bugaksan
    September 5, 2012, No comments

    * This post is written by Robert Dunning, one of the Korea Blog’s Worldwide Korea Bloggers. The Guarded Mountain The Blue House is the home of the Korean President. This area of Seoul is extremely heavily guarded for…

  • The National Assembly of South Korea in spring time.
    A Visit to the National Assembly of Korea
    September 4, 2012, 1 Comment

    * This post is written by Ana Park, one of the Korea Blog’s Worldwide Korea Bloggers. One hot summer afternoon, my friends and I went to the National Assembly for a tour. The first time I visited the place was in 2010 with…