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October 28, 2014

I have only been to one flower shop in Seoul; the one in my Hannam-dong neighborhood in the Yongsan District from where I bought a couple of plants for my apartment when I moved in for the first time. I actually don’t…

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How honest are people in Korea?

October 28, 2014, No comments

Where I came from, it would be unthinkable to leave your cellphone on the table at a restaurant but it is something that we do here in Korea almost wi ...

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Korean immigration to Germany

October 24, 2014, No comments

I have recently moved to Berlin and with Germany being one of the most multicultural countries of Europe, it also has the second biggest Korean commun ...

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Nora’s first travelling story : Jeongdongjin (정동진)

October 23, 2014, No comments

There are lots of places in Korea that are not so well known to the tourists, but are nonetheless worth visiting. One of them is little town of Jeongd ...

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    My 5 Favourite ‘Kimchi-Based’ Dishes
    October 17, 2014, No comments

    October is not just the time when the leaves turn into beautiful shades of brown and when we enjoy warm nights filled with cups of spicy cocoa. It is also the time when Koreans begin to observe the timeless tradition of Gimjang…

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    King Sejong Monument – Yeouido Park
    October 9, 2014, No comments

    We are now in October which means Hangeul day is just around the corner. What is Hangeul day we hear you ask? Hangeul day, which falls on the 9th October every year, is a day where Hangeul (한글) the Korean alphabet is celebrated.…

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    Top six items to buy while in Korea
    October 7, 2014, 9 Comments

    Thinking of getting something to add into your personal collection or getting some gifts for your loved ones before you return from Korea? Here are some suggestions for you.   1. Korean Beauty Products. Korea is…