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October 22, 2014

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…

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National Folk Museum of Korea: André Kim Exhibition

October 16, 2014, No comments

If you love Korean fashion then you’ll no doubt have heard of the name André Kim, Korea’s greatest and first male fashion designer. Held ins ...

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Autumn Colors at the National Museum of Korea

October 14, 2014, No comments

The National Museum of Korea is just in my neighborhood. And every morning, as I ride the Blue Bus 400, I pass by its monumental structure, where a fe ...

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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 Octo ...

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    The 2014 Korea In Motion Festival
    September 12, 2014, No comments

    The Korea In Motion kicks off again in Seoul! Since 2012, the Korea Tourism Organization launches every September a campaign called Korea In Motion, KOINMO in short, to promote non-verbal performances, musicals, …

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    Disconnecting at Hyojongdang Hanok
    September 11, 2014, No comments

    For Chuseok, one of Korea’s oldest holidays, we headed south of Seoul, to experience our own slice of traditional life at Hyojongdang Hanok in Yongin. A hanok, or traditional Korean house, adheres to an ancient set…