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Sinchon is Seoul's Student District
Romantic Holidays and Destinations in Korea
Seven Best Brunch Restaurants in Seoul
Beopjusa Buddhist Temple
Oedo Island is Korea's Paradise Isle
Seoul's 12 Best Gay Bars in Jongno
Daegwallyeong Sheep Farm in Korea
A Jeju Island Food Tour
DMZ Tours, Part 1: The Sights
Andong Hahoe Folk Village
Hiking Seoul Fortress
A Quick Intro to Gay and Lesbian Seoul
Seoul's Best Bakeries
Seoul Bukchon Hanok Village
Heyri Artists Village in Paju Korea

Sinchon is Seoul's Student District

"Sinchon" may mean “new village” in Korean, but this home to several top universities is actually one of Seoul's older neighborhoods.

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Romantic Holidays and Destinations in Korea

With Valentine's Day just a couple of weeks away, here are a few romantic holidays and destinations in Korea for you and your special someone.

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Seven Best Brunch Restaurants in Seoul

In order to find Seoul's best spots for brunch, I scoured all 25 districts with fork in hand. Alas, my list of the seven best brunch restaurants in Seoul!

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Beopjusa Buddhist Temple

Probably my favorite Korean temple is Beopjusa, a complex boasting an incredible treasure - the nation's only extant five-story pagoda.

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Oedo Island is Korea's Paradise Isle

40 years ago, a fisherman came to Oedo island to escape Korea's rough seas. He and his wife stayed and began one of Korea's most exquisite private gardens.

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Seoul's 12 Best Gay Bars in Jongno

My list of Seoul's 12 best gay bars in Jongno, the city's first gayborhood. Here you'll find scores of tiny bars serving snacks and stiff drinks.

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Daegwallyeong Sheep Farm in Korea

The Daegwallyeong Sheep Farm in Korea offers a unique experience - to be amongst hundreds of sheep in Pyeongchang County's gorgeous Taebaeksan mountains.

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A Jeju Island Food Tour

A Jeju island Food Tour was a highlight of my three-day trip to Korea's southern island province. Not surprisingly, seafood and pork figured prominently.

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DMZ Tours, Part 1: The Sights

DMZ tours are a popular way to explore the Demilitarized Zone, the heavily militarized border just one hour from Seoul that separates South and North Korea.

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Andong Hahoe Folk Village

Andong Hahoe Folk Village is the most popular of Korea's traditional villages. Set on a bend in the Nakdonggang river, it recently received UNESCO status.

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Hiking Seoul Fortress

Upon Seoul's founding in 1394, a fortress was built to join the four mountains that surrounded the city. Today, hiking Seoul Fortress affords great views and makes for great exercise.

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A Quick Intro to Gay and Lesbian Seoul

While "Out and Proud" may not be the best way to describe Korea's LGBT community, progress is undeniable. Here's a quick Intro to Gay and Lesbian Seoul.

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Seoul's Best Bakeries

Seoul's best bakeries have borrowed the best recipes and techniques from Europe and America, without losing their distinctly Korean flavor.

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Seoul Bukchon Hanok Village

Seoul Bukchon Hanok Village is a special historical neighborhood, but sadly the city's last with a high concentration of traditional Korean homes.

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Heyri Artists Village in Paju Korea

Just six km. from the DMZ and inter-Korean border, Heyri Artists Village is a beautiful place where 500 writers and artists live and work together.

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