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aspects of everyday life in Korea

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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 barrier, makes you wear glasses so that you can feel the live movie action. …

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    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 be said about driving habits in Korea. Aggressive and where size …

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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.…

  • Hanbok on display at Seoul Global Culture and Tourism Center
    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…

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    A Harrowing Hike to Hyangnobong Peak
    July 7, 2014, No comments

    With 70% of Korea covered in mountains, hiking is a major weekend activity. In particular, Bukhansan National Park, with it’s easy subway access and close proximity to Seoul, sees a huge number of trekkers almost …