All posts by Hallie Bradley

The Soul of Seoul: 10 Summer Festiavls
June 10, 2015
Summer is officially here and while many hope to sunbathe it up on the numerous beaches of Korea or drink some lemonades and enjoy the many live music festivals around the country, there are numerous food and cultural…
Greenplugged 2015

Live Music Fun This Summer!

May 22, 2015, No comments

It’s difficult to imagine a better way to enjoy summer than with friends, some drinks and live music. The warm weather is begging people to get outs ...

The Soul of Seoul: Ducks: LOL

Learning Korean Can Be Laugh Out Loud Funny

February 24, 2015, No comments

Learning a new language is a difficult task for anyone. Some of my favorite words or phrases are the ones that are just so literal in my own language ...

The Soul of Seoul: Han River Bridge

10 Ways To Enjoy the Han River

February 2, 2015, No comments

The Han River is an iconic natural symbol that runs through the center of the city of Seoul. The construction projects that began in the 1980s to give ...

  • Lotte World Christmas Festival
    10 Winter Festivals To Get Out of the House For!
    December 5, 2014, No comments

    Winter is quickly approaching. The breezes are becoming chillier and the fashionable light weather jackets are being swapped for parkas and snug coats just a few weeks after autumn graced the peninsula. The colorful…

  • The Soul of Seoul: Yangnyeongsi Herbal Market
    The Yangnyeongsi Herbal Medicine Market
    November 4, 2014, No comments

    During the Joseon Dynasty some 600 years ago, Bojewon a medical institution was set up in Jegi-dong. ‘Won’ means an inn that was located along a main thoroughfare. These inns provided food and lodging to travelers…

  • Seoul, Korea: Tong-in Market
    Tong-in Market: Eating on a Budget
    August 28, 2014, No comments

    Traditional markets dot the map of Seoul with some becoming more popular than others either due to a central location, the size or a delicacy or item you just won’t get anywhere else. Tong-in Market (통인시장)…

  • Suncheon Bay Reed Festival 2014
    10 Autumn Festivals Not to be Missed
    August 18, 2014, No comments

    Autumn is headed our way and as the summer heat leaves us and tank tops are covered with jackets and colorful scarves people look for still more fun to have before the cold winter chills take over. There are plenty of festivals…