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    Once upon a time – Blast to the past in Jeju
    October 29, 2012, No comments

    Ever wonder what Korea was like in the past? Not the very old past, like the Joseon era or before – you can always go to palaces or themed folk villages to get a feel of what is was like – but a more recent Korea, like the 60s&hellip ...

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    Jeju Highlights
    September 6, 2012, No comments

    * This post is written by  Gisela Verdin, one of the Korea Blog’s Worldwide Korea Bloggers. (With the contributions of

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    Haenyeo Divers of Jeju-do
    October 18, 2011, No comments

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    The Falls of Jeju
    March 10, 2011, 3 Comments

    Korea’s Hawaii. Paradise. Honeymooner’s Island. These are all names I’ve heard Jeju referred to by my friends in the Seoul Metro area. All allude to how beautiful Jeju is, but none do the island the justice it deserves.…

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    Jeju’s Mysterious Road
    March 8, 2011, 5 Comments

    Jeju is rightfully called Korea’s Paradise. There is so much beauty here, that one can forget the jagged mountainous terrain of the mainland. With its lush forests and majestic waterfalls, it’s no wonder that Jeju…

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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 without any reservation. Now I’m not trying to put my country down,…

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    Float like a Butterfly! Sting like a Bee! Trick Art in Seoul
    September 25, 2014, No comments

    Wanna narrowly escape a hungry crocodile, shoot yourself out of a cannon, or spar with a kangaroo? Well, it’s all possible at one of Korea’s trick art museums.

    These optical illusion museums are not new here. In fact,…< ...