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Weekly Update (Sept. 27~Oct.3)

Sunday Service at Cheonan Church
On Chuseok sunday, Sunday service was held at the Cheonan church (천안가정됴회). The main topic for the lecture was about Chuseok. 150 more words

Thanksgiving Around the World-Korea

Thanks for joining us for part two of our Thanksgiving food series!

At Diverse Travel Solutions we welcome you to our next stop: Korea!

One of the most important holidays in Korea is  221 more words


Bukcheon Village and the Han River

Though technically there are no school breaks in the Fall semester in Korea, there is Chuseok which is in the simplest terms a Korean version of Thanksgiving. 973 more words

Hurdling Isolation and Re-inventing Routine – A Second Month reflection In Korea

“But really, they did it because every human being has a basic instinct to help each other out. It might not seem that way sometimes, but it’s true.”

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Typhoons, Taiwan and the Final 10 Days.

Recently we had a surprise school holiday for Chuseok (Korean thanksgiving)…surprise insofaras the principal actually decided to give us 9 straight days off. Unheard of! Usually I have to get 3 signatures and go through the rigmarole (bloody brilliant word that…let’s bring that back into use) of deep bowing, apologising for the inconvenience and thanking the head teacher, vice-principal and principal for allowing me the honour of leaving school for 20 whole minutes to visit the bank approximately 200m away. 1,033 more words

Funny Korean Experiences

Hangang Park

Our little explorer Toto at the Hangang park, riding bikes & getting spoiled rotten ^^

Wouldn’t have it any other way!

Chuseok well spent!


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Chuseok, 추석 - a Korean Thanksgiving

Recently, in Korea, I celebrated a traditional holiday called Chuseok. Simply, you can understand it as the Korean Thanksgiving Day. I believe many other countries in Asia have similar traditions, though I was told that the dates differ in South-East Asia, because they use a different calander system. 491 more words