All posts tagged Winter

jeonju bibimbap hangukjip kongnamul
January 27, 2015
I sent Kakao messages to inform Oppa that we’ll be arriving late in Busan, and sad but had to cancel dinner with him and his family. It took 40 minutes from Buseoksa to Yeongju bus terminal, and another 3.5…

Alpensia Ski Resort – readies for 2018 Winter Olympics

January 20, 2015, No comments

In my last blog I wrote about Yongpyong Ski Resort so my journey continues to Alpensia Ski Resort. After all day skiing in Yongpyong we all were dead ...


Skiing in Yongpyong Ski Resort – a 1st timer’s account

January 8, 2015, No comments

The alpine venue for the 2018 Winter Olympics to be held in Pyeongchang county, Yongpyong is one of Northeast Asia’s best ski resorts though to many ...


Pyeongchang Trout Festival

January 7, 2015, No comments

Many visits Korea for the ski experience in winter. Skiing is one of the many activities for winter. How about doing something new this winter? We str ...

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    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…

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    Wait… I’m eating mud?
    February 26, 2014, No comments

    There have been a few times in Korea when I was glad that I wasn’t told what I was eating until after I was done eating it and chuotang was one of those times. Usually the issue is just with translations. Who wants to hear…

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    Tasty Korean Winter Snacks
    February 3, 2014, No comments

    A winter snack vendor in Seoul making hotteok While there are many things to dread about winter – the cold, the dark, the long days spent indoors – there are also more than a few perks to enjoy. Snow, winter festivals…

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    10 Ways to Stay Warm During Winter in Korea
    January 24, 2014, No comments

    Let me just make one thing clear. I am not a fan of Korean winters. Sure, the snow can be beautiful and the holiday decorations do make me fuzzy inside but on any given day from December to March, you can find me anywhere but…