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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...


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...


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-...


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...


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...


17th century recipes brought back to life
Mar 30, 2015
Attendees at the food tasting at Korea House in Seoul on March 25 listen to an explanation about the 'Eumsik Dimibang,' the first cookbook written in Korean.Dishes made from recipes more than 340-years-old were showcased in Seoul on March 25. These food items were made using the ...

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The Grandeur that is Gyeongbokgung Palace
Mar 30, 2015
I can't help but miss South Korea at the moment. Now that it's almost officially springtime there and the weather is just perfect, not too cold but not too hot either. Also, I am marking that it has been 6 years since my last visit. One of my most favorite places in Korea would ...


Korean dishes unveiled for Milan expo
Mar 27, 2015
Korean dishes based on the concepts of harmony, healing and health will be presented in Milan. A Korean food tasting event took place at the headquarters of CJ Foodville in Jung-gu District in central Seoul on March 26. Participants were able to sample the menu items ...