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Hangul Kongbubang – Free Korean Language Class in Seoul

I still had a couple of weeks until the start of the semester at the Yonsei KLI and I already…

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Seoul Friendship Fair

Seoul Friendship Fair is a rare opportunity to sample international food outside Itaewon. It’s held this weekend at Seoul Plaza…

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Posted in cafe korea seoul

Gio Cat Café in Seoul (Café Gio Cat)

Last year I wrote about a cat café in Tokyo, but there are plenty in Seoul as well. So I…

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Posted in korea penguin seoul

Cafe with Penguin & 1st Penguin – Penguin Cafes in Seoul

I already talked about Seoul’s coffee shops such as the Charlie Brown Cafe and Hello Kitty Cafe. One day I…

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Posted in japan korea

Solo Karaoke

Karaoke is either done with friends/colleagues (Asia) or in a bar in front of people you don’t know (West). But…

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Lady Burger, Men’s Ramen: Gender-specific food

Women and men are different which is true to a certain degree. There is no shortage of studies about the…

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Posted in korea Parks & Gardens seoul video

Marronnier Park in Seoul

Marronnier Park is a popular meeting point in the Daehangno neighborhood of Seoul. Daehangno is the theater district with over…

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Christmas Market in Seoul, or: Why Chili Con Carne is German!

You may be aware that Germany has some hugely popular export products such as cars and beer. One of the…

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Posted in korea seoul shopping

D-Cube City Shopping Mall

I went to this shopping mall a while ago with a friend. D-Cube is one of the newer shopping malls…

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Posted in korea school seoul university

Yonsei Essay Contest

When I decided to pick up Korean after having learned Japanese, I decided on Yonsei University. The university’s Korean language…

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