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  • here we are with our red carnations :)
    Celebrating and Understanding Korean Parents Day
    May 27, 2015, No comments

    I think the month of May is the Family Month. United Nations set May 15th as an International Parents Day, but it seems that day is not very familiar among world community as it commemoration didn’t echo around the globe.…

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    It’s almost Buddha`s birthday !
    May 25, 2015, No comments

    Yeah, it’s almost Buddha’s birthday,  one of Korea’s most important holidays ! Prince Siddharta Gautama, later better known as Buddha, was born around 563 BCE in Lumbini which is now Nepal. His birthday is celebrated on…

  • Seodamun Prison March First Movement day1
    Seodaemun Independence Park Historical Site
    May 21, 2015, No comments

    We’re thankful to KTO Hotline 1330 for recommending us to visit Independence Park on March First Movement Day. We followed the big crowd and arrived at this old building. We didn’t know that this…

  • An awesome traditional Korean culture performance during the 6th World Congress of Korean Studies in 2012. This is something I don't get a chance to see everyday, and I feel lucky to have experienced it first-hand!
    Five Reasons Why I Love Conferences in Korea
    May 20, 2015, No comments

    As an atypical Hallyu fan, I don’t just religiously watch Korean TV dramas, I don’t just make kimchi weekly, and I don’t just spazz over my idols daily. I also study Hallyu. Seriously. Complete with review of related…

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    May 16: Lotus Lantern Parade in Seoul!
    May 15, 2015, No comments

    It’s the most watched, the most popular, and the longest night parade in Korea. On May 16, the annual Lotus Lantern Parade lights up the streets of Seoul again. For everyone who has seen the parade, the colored lights,…