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2013년 2월 28일 – 금요일

At 6pm, Pia and I went to Seoul.

By the way, we planned of going to Jeonju 전주 through the Community Korea free bus. We slept at 근영 언니 Geunyoung Unni’s house which was located near Seoul University 서울대. 98 more words


Seoul | Stay in a traditional hanok guesthouse

Hanok is a traditional Korean house that you definitely have to put in your itinerary during your visit to Seoul. You can either stay in one of the hanok guesthouses or take a stroll along the Bukchon Hanok Village to experience the traditional local culture. 207 more words


South Korea Ferry Death Toll Rises to 58

The death toll in a ferry disaster off the South Korean coast officially rose to 58 Sunday after divers entered the boat and discovered several bodies, the country’s coast guard announced. 157 more words

President Park Geun-hye faces angry parents of South Korean ferry victims

South Korean President Park Geun-hye yesterday faced the angry parents of hundreds of children missing in a ferry disaster as she held an impromptu and at times very tense meeting in an island gymnasium. 292 more words

Current Events


Jin-hyeok opens a cake shop in an old antique shop, hiring Seun-woo, Korea’s best pastry chef, who fell in love with him in high school. Also there, are Soo-young, crushing on Seun-woo, ex-boxer Gi-beom, and Seun-woo’s French ex-boyfriend.



I am inexplicably drawn to vintage, used objects. Especially bikes, books, and technology. I can’t quite explain it, but the pleasure from seeing, feeling, and photographing these material goodies is considerable. 222 more words


How I spent this year's Birthday

This year was a pretty quiet birthday celebration which was fine.  Went to see a movie with a friend (Divergent, it was…ok), then met up with my wife and one of her friends from out of town (staying overnight with us) for some Korean BBQ.   135 more words