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Korean Drama Title Sequence

Over the past couple weeks I have been watching episodes of the Korean drama Late Night Restaurant. Every time that I start an episode it brings back memories of trips to Seoul. 276 more words


Annyeonghaseyo, Korea! (part 2)

  • Day 3 Gyeongbukgong, Insadong, Bukchon, and Han river

We woke up early that day and walked around the village where our hotel is located. It was a bit chilly, but tolerable. 1,258 more words


Korean T-Shirts

If there’s one thing I genuinely loved, it was browsing clothes shops and finding a T-shirt with the most ridiculous, non-sensical English written across it. Here are some gems: 141 more words

South Korea

South Korea: Day 7

My last day in Seoul and by the end of the day I was broke. I shopped like crazy. I am usually not into shopping but it seems I was possessed by the shopping monster. 533 more words


Upcoming Trip to Japan


Today, I got out of class early so I decided to go explore a new market a Korean friend of mine introduced to me called Namdaemun Market, where a lot of vendors come here to pick up wholesale items for their stalls in various parts of Seoul. 477 more words


Review: Hemlagat

For those of us who were raised on The Muppets, the prospect of a Swedish chef hardly bears thinking about. But Hemlagat, in the centre of the city, is an oasis of Scandinavian order and calm that is worth checking into. 783 more words


Seoul Adventures Day #1

Wow it was a busy day. First off we made it in safe Thursday night. We met up with some friends who arrived around the same time and are here for their court date too at the airport and rode the train to our subway station with them. 696 more words