All posts by Jos Tan

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    Going, Going, Gone – A Twosome Place by 51K
    December 16, 2013, 1 Comment

    Has anyone watched a recent Korean drama, Master’s Sun (주군의 태양) that feature So Ji Sub and Gong Hyo Jin?  In the drama, one of the shooting location is at A Twosome Place café, a European style dessert…

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    Korean Ginseng Festival 2013 in Singapore
    December 6, 2013, No comments

      The Embassy of the Republic of Korea hosted a 2-day event to introduce Korea’s most symbolic health food, Korean ginseng, to Singapore. The Korean Ginseng Festival 2013 offered a chance for guests to get…

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    Traveller’s Tips : Staying Connected in Korea
    November 14, 2013, No comments

    Many of us have developed the habit of staying connected with our social media accounts while on the go.  As such, one of the hassles of travelling is not being to stay connected and get online as and when we wish to.  If…

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    Chrysanthemum Flower Festival at Jogyesa
    November 8, 2013, No comments

    The good thing about living in a country with 4 seasons is that the impermanence of living things become more apparent through the changes in the surrounding eg. climate, weather, fashion and nature.  In spring, spring…

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    The New KFC : Korean Fried Chicken
    November 3, 2013, 1 Comment

    Many people would associate Korean food culture with the traditionally tasty dishes such as Kimchi, Bulgogi, Sangyetang, Bibimbap etc.  However, a new wave of Korean Food Culture that cannot be ignored is the Korean…

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    Autumn Rail-Biking Along Seomjingang River
    October 26, 2013, No comments

    Seomjingang River, one of the four major rivers in Korea, starts from Imsil and  Sunchang. It merges with several bodies of water in Gokseong-gun, Gurye and  Hadong before flowing into the South Sea.  With the cool…

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    10 Jeju Flight Tips
    October 5, 2013, No comments

    Travelling is exciting when things go smooth.  I hope the following tips will be useful to travellers travelling from Seoul, Gimpo Airport to Jeju Airport for the first time. First, if you travel to Gimpo Airport by …

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    Catching the Autumn Foliage in Korea
    September 26, 2013, No comments

    So, you have been planning a trip to Korea for the longest time to see the autumn foliage.  The travel guidebooks say that autumn season is from September to November but does it mean that you can expect to see the red autumn…