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December 8, 2014

Early November, the Korea Blog send us an invitation to take part at a K-farm experience. K-farm experience is a one day event sponsored by the Korean Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs in order to promote

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10 Winter Festivals To Get Out of the House For!

December 5, 2014, No comments

Winter is quickly approaching. The breezes are becoming chillier and the fashionable light weather jackets are being swapped for parkas and snug coats ...

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Autumn time … thinking about orange

November 20, 2014, No comments

What comes in mind when thinking about something orange ? As a European you might be thinking about “Holland” (the Netherlands) or ora ...

Just outside the walls of Tongdosa Temple (통도사)

5 Reasons Why I Love Autumn in Korea

November 5, 2014, No comments

My Busan hyung told me to hop in the car with no idea where we were going. After nearly an hour, I found myself in the majestic temple of Tongdosa ( ...

  • The Soul of Seoul: Yangnyeongsi Herbal Market
    The Yangnyeongsi Herbal Medicine Market
    November 4, 2014, No comments

    During the Joseon Dynasty some 600 years ago, Bojewon a medical institution was set up in Jegi-dong. ‘Won’ means an inn that was located along a main thoroughfare. These inns provided food and lodging to travelers…

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    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 with me is the opportunity to have it least once a day if not every other day.…

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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…