Monthly Archives: April 2011

Your Quinquennial K-Pop Update

Here’s how it was: I would wake up and get ready for work whilst watching Mythbusters on the Discovery channel. It was one of the few American, not to mention English-speaking, channels that I got. Then one day, out of … Continue reading

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The Yeouido Cherry Blossoms

Ah, spring. It can only mean one thing:The Yeouido Cherry Blossom Festival (I haven’t missed it since coming to Korea)! Japan may be the Asian cherry blossom capital, and Washington D.C. may get all the attention stateside, but Seoul has … Continue reading

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Westerners in Korea

A while ago, I commented on a list of Korean behaviors (part 1 and part 2) that I found in my orientation book. Ha – orientation! That seems like an eternity ago. Well, what I didn’t tell you is that … Continue reading

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The Seoul Motor Show

This weekend, I went to the Seoul Motor Show in Ilsan, just northwest of the city. Held inside the Kintex convention center, the Seoul Motor Show is expected to have over a million visitors during the 10-day period it’s open … Continue reading

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