All posts by Ana Park

Welcome to Petite France
April 8, 2014

Petite France is a famous filming location of Korean dramas. Among them are “Beethoven Virus”, “Secret Garden” and the recently concluded “The Man from the Stars”. I saw all…

Your 14th-day checklist

The 14th Day in Korea

January 14, 2014, No comments

Ever heard of the 14th day monthly occasions in Korea? I was amused when I first heard that the 14th day of every month is a special day. Aside from V ...

Sweets for the test taker...

Suneung D-day

November 7, 2013, No comments

Suneung D-day is on November 7th! And we’re excited! My husband’s niece is one of the thousands of students who will take “suneung&# ...

Top: Our Chuseok table in 2005
Bottom: Our Chuseok table in 2012

Chuseok: Before, During and After

September 19, 2013, No comments

This year marks my 11th Chuseok. My first one happened barely a month after I came to Korea. It was unforgettable as it was a new experience, but also ...