All posts tagged Museum

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    2013, the Year of the Snake comes slithering in
    January 7, 2013, No comments

    Happy New Year! It is 2013, the Year of the Snake. Among all the 12 symbols of the zodiac, the snake is probably regarded as the most dubious; its flickering tongue, slimy skin, poisonous looking fangs and rather sneaky…

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    Once upon a time – Blast to the past in Jeju
    October 29, 2012, No comments

    Ever wonder what Korea was like in the past? Not the very old past, like the Joseon era or before – you can always go to palaces or themed folk villages to get a feel of what is was like – but a more recent Korea, like the 60s…

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    Show Me The Money
    April 3, 2012, 1 Comment

    When I was a young boy, I got the chance to travel. Every summer my family would get in the car and set off on some adventure. These trips would usually end up being to some nearby park or monument, but there would usually be…

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    Uiwang’s Railroad Museum
    March 17, 2012, No comments

    Perhaps the fondest memories I have of growing up is helping my dad with his train sets. As an engineer, he really enjoyed learning how things worked. In his spare time, he would carefully recreate mountain passes with…