All posts tagged Shopping


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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…

  • A year of K-dramas
    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…

  • Hwaseong Trolley - QiRanger
    Suwon First Hand
    October 30, 2012, No comments

    Over the past three weeks, The Korea Blog has focused on the Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, Haenggung, and cultural performances and activities. This week concludes the series by taking a look at several activities one can…

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    A day at D-Cube City
    October 10, 2012, No comments

    Western Seoul doesn’t get much respect. Oh, of course, you can argue that the young and hip Hongdae and Sinchon districts are in western Seoul, but for some reason, when people mention western Seoul it’s usually…

  • Microwave rice products in the supermarket
    Microwave it! Korean food for the lazy
    September 14, 2012, 2 Comments

    Have you had one of those days? One of those incredibly long days where every time you glance at the clock a mere 5 minutes have passed? You just can’t wait to get home and collapse so you count the minutes and as soon as work…