All posts by Guy Kusters

November 20, 2014

What comes in mind when thinking about something orange ? As a European you might be thinking about “Holland” (the Netherlands) or oranges.  However my first idea what comes to mind is the beautiful


Seokjeonjae – Part 2 of a surprising weekend in Geumsan 금산향교 석전제

November 4, 2014, No comments

On Sunday September 28 in the morning, the day after we visited the Ginseng festival in Geumsan, we went back to the Chung Hyo Ye Gongwon, a small loc ...

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Ginseng and a Confucian ritual … a surprising weekend in Geumsan

October 15, 2014, No comments

Since more than 25 years I`ve been interested in ginseng. Ginseng (인삼), for export reasons recently considered as food rather than a medicine, is ...

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Exploring the hidden beauty of Jeju island

October 1, 2014, No comments

When you ask Korean people which is the most beautiful place in Korea then the answer that you probably will get is “JEJU-do“. For a long time ...

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    Sharing the passion for Korea
    August 8, 2014, No comments

    It ‘s almost one week ago since I got back from an other exciting trip to Korea with some of my Hapkido students. After my first trip to Korea in 1994, I couldn’t imagine that this country would have this great…

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    Eating raw fish at Soraepogu fish market
    June 19, 2014, No comments

    During my last visit to Korea in april my mother in law had an appointment at a local traditional doctor in Incheon. Leaving from Pyeongtaek city by subway, it took us more than 2 hours and 30 minutes to get there. Since we…