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Really just a book of questions...but it has a secret advantage!
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April 1, 2014

As this coming TOPIK session is the final one before the updated (much harder looking!) exam starts in the summer session, I decided to bite the bullet and apply.
TOPIK, the Test of Proficiency in Korean, is offered…

Pole Pole in Hongdae

Some Painting Fun in Hongdae

March 20, 2014, No comments

Not that easy to stumble upon, but worth the search, sitting near the train tracks that have been under construction for years in the Hongdae area is ...

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Join the team at Worldwide Korea Bloggers!

March 4, 2014, No comments

Launched on January 31, 2011, the Korea Blog is an English-language affiliate of the Korean government’s multilingual web portal Korea.net (www.kore ...

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 t ...

  • Spring Festivals
    10 Spring Festivals You Shouldn’t Miss!
    February 24, 2014, No comments

    Spring is coming! Spring is coming! As the end of winter approaches and people across the country start to shed their many warm layers in favor of lighter brightly colored pieces of clothing, the streets start to fill…

  • A Korean Valentine's Day card which translates as "Am I pretty?"
    Valentine’s Day…but not as we know it!
    February 20, 2014, No comments

    Well, it’s good that that’s all finished. In all honesty, I was never a big follower of Valentine’s Day but that’s probably because at heart, I’m too practical and too cynical (or at least I like to…

  • Family
    Why Korean Mother-in-Laws Are The Best
    February 18, 2014, No comments

    Korean mother-in-laws are by far the best mother-in-laws to have. Okay, my title is misleading and the first sentence may or may not be entirely true. I only have experience with one mother-in-law, from here on out MIL,…