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July 29, 2014

Misutgaru (미숫가루), a popular and traditional summer drink in Korea, is the perfect beverage to beat the heat!
Korea may be halfway through summer but for people like me who live in Southeast Asia, where it is hot…

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New Era in Cinema – 4DX Theater

July 28, 2014, No comments

There was a time when cinema was exciting with 2D movies and then comes the Era for 3D version of movies. 3D cinemas breaks the distant screen barrie ...

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Gorgeous Gisaeng Hanbok vs Fanciful Fusion Hanbok

July 24, 2014, No comments

Hanbok is a part of Korean history and cultural heritage that has been a treasured for more than 1,600 years. However, nowadays Korean only wear thi ...

Bukchon Hanok Village

10 unique experiences in Korea

July 23, 2014, No comments

Living abroad is an extended adventure. Below are 10 experiences that struck me as most impressionable. What are yours? 1. Driving etiquette Much can ...

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    Korean Desserts : Bingsu
    July 15, 2014, No comments

    I’m not going to lie – one of my favourite things about Korea is bingsu (빙수). The key to surviving Korean summer is right here in a jar. Bingsu (shaved milk ice with toppings) is, without a doubt, the most…

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    Korea bans Standing Passengers in Red Buses
    July 15, 2014, No comments

    A huge change awaits the public transportation in the capital region of Korea: In order to improve convenience and safety of buses, standing passengers won’t be allowed anymore on the majority of red buses. This…

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    Top 10 Korean dishes to eat in the summer
    July 11, 2014, No comments

    Summer in Korea always brings hot temperature and many days of rain. Being able to bare the heat and humid weather is crucial and fortunately there are many Korean dishes that can give you relief and restore your stamina.…

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    The Hanbok Experience at Myeong dong
    July 7, 2014, No comments

    Myeongdong is a shopping haven.  There is nothing that you cannot find there – clothes, shoes, skin care products and food.  But amidst the modern Korea that this district projects is a hub where tourists can…