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Seoul 2019: Insadong (인사동)

After leaving Changdeokgung Palace I moved south with the intention of grabbing one last snack in Myeong-dong before leaving Seoul. On my way there I passed through a street market in Insadong. 74 more words


On my mind

Hello from Seoul! This photo was taken at Gwanaksan, a small mountain near our apartment.

A friend who’s known me for 10+ years recently reminded me that I never come back from long vacations the same person. 1,563 more words


Home Run From Lee Hyung-jong Earns Tigers Win Over Giants

A three-run home run from Lee Hyung-jong gave the LG Twins a 5-3 win over the Lotte Giants on Wednesday. The win tied up a three-game series hosted by the Twins at the Jamsil Baseball Stadium in Seoul, South Korea. 353 more words


Seoul 2019: Changdeokgung Palace (창덕궁) Part 2

When I had finished visiting the main part of Changdeokgung Palace I entered the Huwon, which translates to “Rear Garden”. This region of the palace is also known as the Geumwon (“Forbidden Garden”) or the Biwon (“Secret Garden”) because it was reserved exclusively for the royal family and palace women, and no one could enter it without the king’s permission. 185 more words


Singil-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul

Let’s take another trip down memory lane, shall we? Singil-dong is a massive redevelopment zone located in Yeongdeungpo-gu, the district that I happened to live and work at the time. 626 more words

Katsutaurant @ Yeonnamdong

카츠토랑, or @katsu_taurant on Instagram, is a pork cutlet restaurant near Yeontral park in Yeonnamdong. They had one of the best tonkatsu I’ve ever had. … 130 more words


Giants Score Seven Against Wilson To Defeat Twins

The Lotte Giants won a game 8-5 on Tuesday after scoring numerous runs early against LG Twins starter Tyler Wilson. The win kicked off a three-game series hosted by the Twins at the Jamsil Baseball Stadium in Seoul, South Korea. 410 more words