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Photos of Korean cuisine now available online
Apr 03, 2015
Some of the first images that come to mind when thinking of Hansik, Korean cuisine, are bulgogi, roasted ribs and bibimbap. Korean culinary history has adapted to the many different climates found on the Korean Peninsula. Food from the southern regions, which are comparatively wa...

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Enjoy the artistic taste of Joseon scholars in Haman
Apr 02, 2015
The Agyangru in Haman County offers clear views of the Namgang River and of the side paths adjacent to the dike. Agyangru, Mujnjeong, Waryongjeong, Hapgangjeong and Gwangsimjeong. These are the pavilions you can see across Haman-gun County. Surrounded by the Namgang River...

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Gaya's 'time capsules,' the Malisan tumuli to be shared...
Apr 02, 2015
The Korean Peninsula was in the middle of all-out war in the year A.D. 400. King Gwanggaeto (r. 391-413) of Goguryeo, a figure remembered as a great conqueror, dispatched his army to aid Silla against the alliance of the Baekje Kingdom, various Japanese tribes and the mini-states...

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A visit to the Culture Creative Convergence Center – bi...
Apr 02, 2015
I visited to the Culture Creative Convergence Center that was opened recently! The Culture Creative Convergence Center  is one of the four main bases of Culture Creative Convergence Cluster that the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism is opening in order to develop...

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Korean desserts take Singapore by storm
Apr 01, 2015
A growing number of Singaporeans are falling in love with the sweetness and coolness offered by many Korean desserts. The Straits Times, a Singapore-based daily, recently published an article titled, "Desserts are the next big Korean thing in Singapore," and reported on the growi...

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Korean classical musicians wow Warsaw audience
Apr 01, 2015
Classical musicians from Korea performed in Poland, one of the many homes of classical music, deeply moving the audience. On March 25, violinist Baek Ju-young and the Korean Chamber Orchestra were invited to perform at the Ludwig van Beethoven Easter Festival in Warsaw, a...

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Unique Museums in Korea
Apr 01, 2015
Hello Friend’s Around The World.Museum’s are the best place to know better about any country’s traditions, culture ‘n history. Here in Korea many tourists visit the National Museum of Korea but apart from it there are many other museum’s which are must on the list to visit !! 1-...

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Learn & enjoy world cultures at the library
Apr 01, 2015
Ever more libraries are now set to provide more information about cultures from around the world. The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has increased the number of public libraries this year that receive government support for the management of multicultural programs...

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Yummy Hanjeongsik at Jangganae Deodeokbap
Mar 31, 2015
We really wanted to try Hanjeongsik (한정식) , so I got my Korea friend to bring us to a local famous restaurant. She brought us to Jangganae Deodeokbap (장가네 더덕밥) located at Janghak-ri, Dong-myeon, Chuncheon-si, Gangwon-do, South Korea. We made our dinner reservation by phone c...

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Nation of golden sword resurrected after 1,500 years
Mar 30, 2015
In 1985, the decision was made to build a dam on the Hwanggang River in Hapcheon-gun County, Gyeongsangnam-do (South Gyeongsang Province), in the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. They wanted to solve the chronic problems that result from seasonal floods. A study was conduct...