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Kilburn House in Seoul Bukchon Hanok Village

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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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Seoul’s Most Beautiful Churches

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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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The Year of the Horse and Celebrating Seollal in Korea

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The Year of the Horse and Celebrating Seollal in Korea


This year, January 31 marks Seollal, or the lunar New Year and the day Koreans celebrate the year of the horse in Korea.

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Seoul Olympic Park

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Seoul Olympic Park


Seoul Olympic Park is a 1.4 million-square-meter oasis of nature and culture in southern Seoul. The park is also the site of the 1988 Olympic Summer Games.

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Ahn Jung-geun Memorial Hall in Seoul

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Ahn Jung-geun Memorial Hall in Seoul


The Ahn Jung-geun Memorial Hall in Seoul honors the life of a Korean patriot who shot a Japanese imperialist in 1909, one year before Korea’s annexation.

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Celebrate Seollal and the Year of the Snake in Korea

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Celebrate Seollal and the Year of the Snake in Korea


This year, February 10 marks Seollal, or the lunar New Year and the day Koreans celebrate the year of the snake in Korea.

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Namsangol Hanok Village in Seoul

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Namsangol Hanok Village in Seoul


At the base of Namsan Park is Namsangol Hanok Village, a beautiful setting that includes five traditional-style hanok homes, gardens and on-site artisans.

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Six Great Seoul Art Galleries and Museums

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Six Great Seoul Art Galleries and Museums


Seoul is a great city for great art. In this post I take some snapshots of six great Seoul art galleries and museums.

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The Cheonggyecheon Museum in Seoul

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The Cheonggyecheon Museum in Seoul


The Cheonggyecheon Museum in Seoul chronicles the remarkable transformation of a waterway from a polluted cesspool, to a highway, to urban stream reborn.

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Seoul Baekje Museum

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Seoul Baekje Museum


Seoul Baekje Museum explores the early Korean civilization that first called the Seoul area its capital around the time of Christ’s birth.

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