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May 22, 2015
It’s difficult to imagine a better way to enjoy summer than with friends, some drinks and live music. The warm weather is begging people to get outside and the music festival summer extravaganza is about to kick off!…
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Learning Korean Can Be Laugh Out Loud Funny

February 24, 2015, No comments

Learning a new language is a difficult task for anyone. Some of my favorite words or phrases are the ones that are just so literal in my own language ...

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How I’m Studying Korean for FREE from Korea University (and You Can Too!)

December 17, 2014, No comments

  “Quick Korean” The program is called “Quick Korean” and is offered by the Cyber University of Korea (a subsidiary of Ko ...

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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 ...

  • 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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    King Sejong Monument – Yeouido Park
    October 9, 2014, No comments

    We are now in October which means Hangeul day is just around the corner. What is Hangeul day we hear you ask? Hangeul day, which falls on the 9th October every year, is a day where Hangeul (한글) the Korean alphabet is celebrated.…

  • Seoul, Korea: Tong-in Market
    Tong-in Market: Eating on a Budget
    August 28, 2014, No comments

    Traditional markets dot the map of Seoul with some becoming more popular than others either due to a central location, the size or a delicacy or item you just won’t get anywhere else. Tong-in Market (통인시장)…