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March 4, 2015
Korean cuisine has already been getting a good rap in the international food scene. Having been to the Land of the Morning Calm for more than 10 times, I always look forward to authentic restaurants offering hansik (한식,…
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Now and Then: Beopjusa Temple

March 3, 2015, No comments

Hello Again Everyone!! Beopjusa Temple was first established in 553 A.D. by the monk Uisin. The name of the temple means “The Place Where the Dharma ...

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[Recipe] How to Make Pajeon /Mini Korean-style Pancake

February 28, 2015, 1 Comment

What is this? Pajeon is a variety of pancake with spring onions, as ‘pa’ literally means ‘spring onion’ and ‘jeon’ ...

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Han River, cold and lonely in winter

February 27, 2015, No comments

I live just next to the Hannam Bridge, which is crowded during the rush hour in the morning and early evening. This bridge, which was named after this ...

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    What comes to mind when thinking about `grey`?
    February 27, 2015, No comments

    Last saturday was a rainy day with a grey sky all day long. As a Belgian I`m used to see this grey sky very often in Europe and not only during winter ! In Korea we are lucky to have blue sky and sun almost every day.  So on this…

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    Bukchon Village’s Hanok: A Vanishing Heritage
    February 25, 2015, No comments

    The last time I walked along the inner alleys of Bukchon was in 2006 when I visited the home of David and Jade Kilburn. It was during our despedida dinner for a good friend Brenda who was going back to her home in Canada after…

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    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 that they are hilarious. Here have been some of my favorites that I still…