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October 22, 2014

단풍 (Danpoong) – the Korean word for the changing of the leaves

In September, the grey skies, choking humidity and stifling temperatures of summer finally surrender to cloudless, cobalt skies and crisp air. It’s…

Gimje Horizion Festival

Gimje Horizon Festival

October 17, 2014, No comments

The summer heat is finished and the beauty of fall is upon us.  As blues skies open up and cool weather sets in a peaceful time of year begins. Somet ...

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Ginseng and a Confucian ritual … a surprising weekend in Geumsan

October 15, 2014, No comments

Since more than 25 years I`ve been interested in ginseng. Ginseng (인삼), for export reasons recently considered as food rather than a medicine, is ...

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Autumn Colors at the National Museum of Korea

October 14, 2014, No comments

The National Museum of Korea is just in my neighborhood. And every morning, as I ride the Blue Bus 400, I pass by its monumental structure, where a fe ...

  • Things to buy in korea
    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…