All posts by ALFONSO DELGADO

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October 28, 2014

I have only been to one flower shop in Seoul; the one in my Hannam-dong neighborhood in the Yongsan District from where I bought a couple of plants for my apartment when I moved in for the first time. I actually don’t…

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Autumn Colors at the National Museum of Korea

October 14, 2014, No comments

The National Museum of Korea is just in my neighborhood. And every morning, as I ride the Blue Bus 400, I pass by its monumental structure, where a fe ...

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The Itaewon Global Village Festival

October 7, 2014, No comments

My Korean friend Jae-yoon once told me that, one Friday night in Itaewon, as he and his Korean friends left a bar, they felt so weird because everyone ...

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How to enjoy the Yeouido Fireworks Festival

September 30, 2014, No comments

It’s the time of the year again that when the cool breezes finally blow over Seoul and the Han River, and the Hanwha Group celebrates the onset ...

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    The 2014 Korea In Motion Festival
    September 12, 2014, No comments

    The Korea In Motion kicks off again in Seoul! Since 2012, the Korea Tourism Organization launches every September a campaign called Korea In Motion, KOINMO in short, to promote non-verbal performances, musicals, …

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    Maria tours Seoul in 5 hours!
    August 13, 2014, No comments

    When my friend Maria, who lives in London, sent me a message in Facebook that she was stopping over for a few hours at the Incheon International Airport on her way back to England from the Philippines, I already knew I could…

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    Boryeong Mud Festival’s Xtreme Challenge
    July 30, 2014, No comments

    The Boryeong Mud Festival is underway right now, and right in the thick (mud) of it, revelers and mud-lovers must have bathed themselves with the therapeutic Boryeong mud from face….to feet! But do you know that…

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    Need To Cool Down? Try The Cheonggye Stream!
    July 21, 2014, No comments

    The temperatures these days in Seoul are getting higher, and enjoying outdoor activities without the threat of melting like strawberry ice cream dripping under the noon time sun is impossible to do unless…you’re…