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  • Suncheon Bay Reed Festival 2014
    10 Autumn Festivals Not to be Missed
    August 18, 2014, No comments

    Autumn is headed our way and as the summer heat leaves us and tank tops are covered with jackets and colorful scarves people look for still more fun to have before the cold winter chills take over. There are plenty of festivals…

  • 'Made of chair' image courtesy of the Korean Cultural Centre UK
    Friday Late Night: Korea at the V&A, London
    August 12, 2014, No comments

      Image courtesy of the Korean Cultural Centre UK  The Victoria & Albert Museum hosted a wonderful late night event back in May this year with the focus on Korean popular culture. The Museum is  the world’s…

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    Sharing the passion for Korea
    August 8, 2014, No comments

    It ‘s almost one week ago since I got back from an other exciting trip to Korea with some of my Hapkido students. After my first trip to Korea in 1994, I couldn’t imagine that this country would have this great…

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    Filipino Chefs Cook Their Way To Korea
    July 8, 2014, No comments

    The Philippine leg of the culinary contest Global Taste Of Korea was held last June 27 at the Culinary Institute of Lyceum of the Philippines University in the historical walled city of Intramuros in old Manila. It was…

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    Eating raw fish at Soraepogu fish market
    June 19, 2014, No comments

    During my last visit to Korea in april my mother in law had an appointment at a local traditional doctor in Incheon. Leaving from Pyeongtaek city by subway, it took us more than 2 hours and 30 minutes to get there. Since we…

  • Enjoying charcoal-grilled saeng samgyeopsal at my favourite pork restaurant!
    So Tasty: Samgyeopsal!
    February 28, 2014, No comments

    Samgyeopsal (삼겹살) or barbecued pork is one of Korea’s best-known dishes and exports. I’ve had a bit of a love/hate relationship with this staple dish but it’s certainly popular. The Korean Tourism Organization…

  • Chuotang
    Wait… I’m eating mud?
    February 26, 2014, No comments

    There have been a few times in Korea when I was glad that I wasn’t told what I was eating until after I was done eating it and chuotang was one of those times. Usually the issue is just with translations. Who wants to hear…