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February 27, 2015

Last saturday was a rainy day with a grey sky all day long. As a Belgian I`m used to see this grey sky very often in Europe and not only during winter !

In Korea we are lucky to have blue sky and sun almost every day.  So on this…

The Soul of Seoul: Ducks: LOL

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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A visit to Hello Kitty Cafe at Hongdae, Seoul, Korea

February 16, 2015, No comments

Last week, I paid a visit to Hello Kitty Cafe. It’s a nice place to rest your mind and have a cup of coffee with a piece of cake. Everything in ...

The Soul of Seoul: Han River Bridge

10 Ways To Enjoy the Han River

February 2, 2015, No comments

The Han River is an iconic natural symbol that runs through the center of the city of Seoul. The construction projects that began in the 1980s to give ...

  • The cafe and infinity pool at Sol Resort
    From Sokcho to Seoraksan: Part 1, The Beach
    December 23, 2014, No comments

    Though I’ve been kicking around Seoul for the last 5 years or so, I’ve somehow never managed to make the mere 2.5 hour trip east to Seoraksan – the mountain most loved by Koreans. For shame. It’s not that I haven’t…

  • Lotte World Christmas Festival
    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 just a few weeks after autumn graced the peninsula. The colorful…

  • 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 (통도사) near Yangsan City in Gyeongsangnam-do. Ever since then, I always…

  • 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…