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Bulguksa Temple in Gyeongju
A Jeju Island Food Tour
Seoul's Cheonggyecheon Stream
Slowing Down in Hadong County
Makgeolli's Rice Beer Renaissance
Naengmyeon Korean Cold Noodles Street
Seoul's Best Bakeries
Kilburn House in Seoul Bukchon Hanok Village
Heyri Artists Village in Paju Korea
The House of Sharing in Korea
DMZ Tours, Part 1: The Sights
Romantic Holidays and Destinations in Korea
Seoul's Most Beautiful Churches
Oedo Island is Korea's Paradise Isle
A Quick Intro to Gay and Lesbian Seoul

Bulguksa Temple in Gyeongju

The UNESCO-recognized Bulguksa temple in Gyeongju is one of the finest examples of Silla architecture from ancient Korea.

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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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Seoul's Cheonggyecheon Stream

Seoul's Cheonggyecheon stream has become one of the city's most popular icons, since the 6-kilometer waterway was restored and reintroduced to the public in 2005.

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Slowing Down in Hadong County

As some countries seek ways to prioritize "Gross National Happiness" over "Gross National Product," Korea's Hadong County suggests we all just take it slow.

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Makgeolli's Rice Beer Renaissance

After decades out of favor, Korea's oldest liquor, the delicious rice beer makgeolli, is enjoying a rice beer renaissance!

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Naengmyeon Korean Cold Noodles Street

There's a street in central Seoul's Ojang-dong neighborhood that's known as the Naengmyeon Korean Cold Noodles Street.

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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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Kilburn House in Seoul Bukchon Hanok Village

Kilburn House is the beautiful and historic home of David and Jade Kilburn in Seoul Bukchon Hanok Village.

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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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The House of Sharing in Korea

The House of Sharing is a home for the elderly survivors of Japanese sexual slavery. The site also includes the Museum of Sexual Slavery by the Japanese Military.

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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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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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Seoul's Most Beautiful Churches

With Easter on the way and Christianity's long history in Korea, here's my list of Seoul's most beautiful churches.

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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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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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