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  • A memorial Bridge for New Zealand's service in Korean War
    Koreans and Kiwis: Finding Korea in New Zealand
    April 11, 2014, No comments

    It’s my personal theory that the quirk that causes people to see faces in inanimate objects or identify human emotions in animals is probably the same factor that makes us look for the familiar in the foreign. When I…

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    Worth a visit – Seonyudo Island
    December 23, 2013, No comments

    Are you planning to visit Korea during summer or are you already in Korea and looking for something unique to visit before you return to your home country? Well, I may have a suggestion for your trip to Korea. South Korea…

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    Haenyeo, Mermaids of Jeju Island
    November 6, 2013, No comments

    The downpours of Korea’s rainy season can make even the sanest person a bit stir-crazy. This past summer, it was impossible to go anywhere without knee-high rain boots and a sturdy umbrella, as the storms never seemed…

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    Korean Movie Industry
    November 5, 2013, No comments

    Korean movie was first screened in the early 1900. It began with the short film. In this era, many movie houses was built and showed short movies. In year of 50′s and 60′s there was a movie hit named Barefooted…

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    10 things to see and do in Jeju
    November 2, 2013, No comments

    I remember the first time I visited Jeju was in the summer of 2002 when the 2002 Korea/Japan FIFA World Cup was in full swing. The breathtaking vistas and the charm of the island south of the Korean Peninsula, not to…

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    Asio gusto – Slow food event
    October 20, 2013, 1 Comment

    From the 1st to the 6th of October the Asio Gusto event was held at at the Namyangju sport complex center located just outside Seoul. This event was the first Asian international slow food fair that gathered producers…

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    The Art of Storytelling, Storytelling in Art – Korea Artist Prize 2013
    October 17, 2013, No comments

    Everyone likes a good story, right? This year’s finalists of the Korea Artist Prize 2013 seem to like them, too. The four finalists Kong Sung-Hun, Shin Meekyoung, Ham Yang Ah, and Jo Haejun are all great storytellers;…

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    10 Jeju Flight Tips
    October 5, 2013, No comments

    Travelling is exciting when things go smooth.  I hope the following tips will be useful to travellers travelling from Seoul, Gimpo Airport to Jeju Airport for the first time. First, if you travel to Gimpo Airport by…