All posts tagged Shopping


January 21, 2014

Seoul is a shopping paradise and to beat the hassle of queuing to claim tax refunds at the airport, there are 6 locations where you can also claim tax refunds in downtown Seoul.
There are 2 refund stations in Myeong-dong…

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10 Things To Do This Winter In Korea

December 5, 2013, No comments

The chills are here to stay, but don’t let them keep you indoors and away from the fun. Like any other season, there’s still plenty to do across t ...


Exploring Korean Traditional Markets in Seoul on Subway Line 5

September 20, 2013, No comments

Korea is knowingly a country with deep history and colourful culture.  Every country, especially developed countries are fighting hard to preserve th ...

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How to Stretch Your Won and Save Money While Living in Seoul

July 9, 2013, No comments

* This post is written by Mimsie Ladner, one of the Korea Blog’s Worldwide Korea Bloggers 2013. Recently, I quit my job as an English teacher and de ...

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    BB Cream, move over! It’s time for CC Cream!
    June 26, 2013, No comments

    How does your makeup routine go? If you’re a Korean woman, you probably have a minimum 5 steps (cleansing-toning-moisturizing-wrinkle/eye/sun care-base), and I’m only talking about skincare here. Adding color…

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    Shopping for the Bargain Hunter – the Outlets
    March 18, 2013, No comments

    Although there’s still an underlying chill, it’s undeniable that something in the air has shifted: spring is here. And with its arrival, like every new season, millions can be heard saying, “But I have nothing…

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    What’s your new plan(ner) and calendar for 2013?
    January 25, 2013, No comments

    Are you a super diligent and organized person who has everything prepared as the New Year rolls in? Or are you the other kind of person (like me) who is startled by how fast the New Year has made its appearance? I always say…