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  • Legendary gisaeng Hwang Jin-Yi. Photo taken from the 2006 KBS2 TV series.
    The Many Faces of the Gisaeng in Korean TV
    August 12, 2014, No comments

    I must admit that I love watching gisaeng (기생) in Korean TV dramas and movies more than Joseon queens and princesses and women from yangban families. But don’t get me wrong. All of these women, whichever social …

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Photo credit: Razel Kim
    Experiencing Royal Court Food
    August 11, 2014, No comments

    The Korean government has established multicultural centers in Seoul and all over Korea to provide learning and cultural experiences to its expat community. Through these multicultural centers, I’ve learned…

  • Official Poster of Seoul International Writers' Festival @ LTI Korea
    Seoul International Writers’ Festival
    August 7, 2014, No comments

    What is Seoul International Writers’ Festival? SIWF is a literary event hosted by the Literature  Translation Institute of Korea, which invites writers from Korea and around the world and celebrates …

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    Chilbulam Hermitage – 칠불암 (Gyeongju)
    August 6, 2014, No comments

    Hello Again Everyone!! I had wanted to visit Chilbulam Hermitage for years. I had been waiting on my wife, in-laws, and I to go, but I had grown far too impatient to wait until the warmer weather. So just a little while back,&hellip ...

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    Evening at Omokdae Pavilion in Jeonju
    August 6, 2014, No comments

    Vera Lee takes you on to an ‘comic’ adventure to Omokdae Pavilion located in Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do Province. Please click the images for larger and clearer photos… Related Video: …

  • [Recipe] How to do 김밥Gimbap??
    [Recipe] How to do Gimbap (김밥)??
    August 6, 2014, 2 Comments

    [Recipe] How to do Gimbap (김밥)?? What is this ?? 김밥Gimbap or kimbap is one of popular Korean dish… The literal translation of the word 김밥- gimbap is seaweed rice. It is because these two things are the…

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    A Bad Weather Temple Adventure
    August 4, 2014, No comments

    Hello Again Everyone!! During my summer vacation, I decided to visit a handful of temples on the northern end of the Korean peninsula. One of those temples was Beopjusa Temple in Boeun-Gun, Chungcheongbuk-do. Earlier…