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Naengmyeon Korean Cold Noodles Street

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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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West Seoul Lake Park

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West Seoul Lake Park


On the site of an old water treatment plant, West Seoul Lake Park may seem an place. Instead it’s become one of Seoul’s landmark green spaces.

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Bulguksa Temple in Gyeongju

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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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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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Korea’s Cherry Blossoms and 2014 Spring Flower Festivals

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Korea’s Cherry Blossoms and 2014 Spring Flower Festivals


Spring is almost here! …and that means it’s time for our guide to seeing Korea’s Cherry Blossoms and 2014 Spring Flower Festivals!

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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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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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Seoul’s 12 Best Gay Bars in Jongno

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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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Yangjae Flower Market in Seoul

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Yangjae Flower Market in Seoul


The Yangjae-dong Flower Market in Seoul is Korea’s largest flower market and a great place to find cheap plants and everything you need to care for them.

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