Exploring Korean Literature: My booklist

Apart from living in Korea, also on my list was to read some translated Korean literature. I would say that maybe it wasn't on my radar back home as translated books are more expensive and any efforts at trying to find it at the local library were in vain. There were some that I had …

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Bukhansan National Park: Hiking to Mount Baekundae, Seoul

One a sunny and pleasant Sunday morning, I agreed to go hiking with my sister. It seemed like half of Seoul had the same idea. The online information will tell you to take the metro to Gupabal but we decided to meet at the stop before at Yeonsinnae instead as we needed lockers. I spotted …

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One of My Favourite Areas of Seoul: Insadong

One of my favourite neighbourhoods in Seoul so far is Insadong. Located just about right in the middle of Seoul, this area contains traditional teahouses, crafts and craft products. This area also contains over 100 galleries and is one of the oldest culturally important areas of Seoul. This area use to be the point of …

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