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A Quick Intro to Gay and Lesbian Seoul

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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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International Horticulture Goyang Korea

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International Horticulture Goyang Korea


International Horticulture Goyang Korea is one of Greater Seoul’s biggest flower festivals with 37 acres of display gardens and exhibits.

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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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Korea’s Spring Flower Festivals in 2013!

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Korea’s Spring Flower Festivals in 2013!


It’s time to announce Korea’s spring flower festivals in 2013! For just a few weeks, don’t miss Korea’s beautiful dogwood, apricot and cherry blossoms!

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Taebaeksan Snow Festival Korea

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Taebaeksan Snow Festival Korea


The Taebaeksan Snow Festival Korea is one of the country’s premier winter events. Located in snowy Gangwon Province, the festival features snow and ice sculptures.

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Remembering the Korean War

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Remembering the Korean War


This year marks the 61st anniversary of the start of the Korean War, which took the lives of an estimated three million soldiers and civilians.

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Jinhae Naval Port Festival

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Jinhae Naval Port Festival


Korea’s biggest spring flower fete is nearly upon us! Starting on April 1st, the charming town of Jinhae on Korea’s southern coast will welcome an estimate 2.5 million people to view its beautiful cherry blossoms.

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Spring Flower Festivals in Korea for 2011

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Spring Flower Festivals in Korea for 2011


The spring flower festivals in Korea are about to get underway! For just a few weeks, don’t miss Korea’s beautiful dogwoods, apricots and cherry trees!

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Welcoming Seollal and the Year of the Rabbit in Korea

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Welcoming Seollal and the Year of the Rabbit in Korea


This year, February 3rd marks Seollal, or the lunar New Year and the day Koreans welcome the Year of the Rabbit in Korea.

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Seoul Lotus Lantern Festival

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Art & Culture, Buddhist Temples, Festivals & Holidays, Seoul, Video, 10 Comments

Seoul Lotus Lantern Festival


The Seoul Lotus Lantern Festival is among the year’s biggest events, when thousands of Seoulites come together to celebrate the birth of the Buddha.

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