All posts in Worldwide Korea Bloggers

blog posts about Korea by WKB

  • Monks seungbok-1
    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…

  • IMG_0220
    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…

  • The Soul of Seoul: Ducks: LOL
    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…

  • Bok jumoni 복주머니
    New Year Holiday: Philippines and Korea
    February 23, 2015, No comments

    The New Year holiday is my favorite season back home in the Philippines and also here in South Korea. I used to think that every country celebrates New Year on January 1st, except for China which has its “Chinese…

  • I20140131_143028
    ‘S’ is for Seollal, Snow and Skiing!
    February 18, 2015, No comments

    It’s the Seollal holidays again in South Korea! Seollal is the lunar new year in the Korean calendar, the special day when everyone visits their families and pay their respects to their ancestors. And since this…

  • hellokitty
    A visit to Hello Kitty Cafe at Hongdae, Seoul, Korea
    February 16, 2015, 1 Comment

    Last week, I paid a visit to Hello Kitty Cafe. It’s a nice place to rest your mind and have a cup of coffee with a piece of cake. Everything in the cafe is pink and full with Hello Kitty stuff. I am overwhelmed by the cuteness…