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October 28, 2014

‘제12차 유엔 생물다양성협약 당사국 총회’가 ‘지속가능발전을 위한 생물다양성(Biodiversity for Sustainable Development)이라는 주제로 9월 29일부터 지난…


Ilyeon – 일연 (1206-1289)

October 27, 2014, No comments

Hello Again Everyone!! This is yet another installment about prominent Korean monks. And this article is about the famed monk Ilyeon, who wrote the hi ...

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London Korean Film Festival 2014

October 27, 2014, No comments

LKFF 2014 – 6th -21st November * As of 30 October 2014, 9am GMT, this schedule is correct and up to date. If in doubt please double check the LK ...


Kimchi stories in cartoon format

October 23, 2014, No comments

My brother is staying with me for a few weeks and I introduced him to Kimchi rice the other day and he loved it. He has had Kimchi before, but staying ...

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    7 Places to be Dazzled by Fall Foliage in Korea
    October 22, 2014, No comments

    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…

  • Istanbul in Gyeongju Official Poster
    September 18, 2014, No comments

    이스탄불 in 경주 2014 / Gyeongju İstanbul’da / Istanbul In Gyeongju The living museum of human culture, Istanbul, Turkey will be holding a grand cultural festival that shows the essence of Turkish culture…

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    Get out of Seoul: by ferry to airport island
    September 17, 2014, No comments

    The closest beaches to Seoul are on the far side of Incheon International Airport. Cars can simply drive there, but two-wheeled transportation, either motorized or leg-powered, is not allowed on the expressway. So…