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October 14, 2014

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 few passengers get off. These passengers must be working in the Museum.…

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Boryeong Mud Festival’s Xtreme Challenge

July 30, 2014, No comments

The Boryeong Mud Festival is underway right now, and right in the thick (mud) of it, revelers and mud-lovers must have bathed themselves with the ther ...

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64 Years On: Remembering the Heroes of the Korean War

June 25, 2014, No comments

The Korean War started on June 25, 1950. That was 64 years ago, and everyone still remembers. And at the Seoul National Cemetery in the Dongjak Distri ...

Colourful paintings line the streets at Daegu's Bangcheon Market

Art in the Streets: Exploring Daegu’s Bangcheon Market

April 7, 2014, No comments

If you’re travelling in Korea, you’ve gotta get yourself to a traditional market! Filled with every snack and knick-knack you can imagine, the t ...

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    Baring it All: Inside the Jjimjilbang
    March 10, 2014, 2 Comments

    Fans of all things Korea will undoubtedly know about the jjimjilbang (찜질방), or public bathhouse. It’s a rite of initiation for foreign residents and tourists setting foot in the Land of Morning Calm. To dip …

  • Movie theatres in Kofrea are high-tech, glitzy, and glamourous
    Take Me to the Movies!
    February 6, 2014, No comments

    Who doesn’t love a night out at the movies? Waiting anxiously in the ticket queue, scarfing buttery popcorn and washing it down with a big gulp of soda, leaning back in a comfy chair, and watching stories come to life …

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    Chrysanthemum Flower Festival at Jogyesa
    November 8, 2013, No comments

    The good thing about living in a country with 4 seasons is that the impermanence of living things become more apparent through the changes in the surrounding eg. climate, weather, fashion and nature.  In spring, spring…