British Singersongwriter Damon Albarn Speaks about His Visit to North Korea

“Visiting North Korea was like going into the rabbit hole in Alice in Wonderland. It felt like I was falling under the spell.” Gorillaz member...

Dogs in Korea: The Good, The Bad, The Adorable

The relationship between Korean society-at-large and their dogs continues to shift as more and more people get dogs of their own. Although many other Asian...

Korea’s School Uniforms for Female Students Shock People

Throughout the history, women have been subjects of body politics. Not to mention the cultural/religious garments worn to cover women’s bodies in public, body...

Public Bathhouses in Korea Are Turning into Cultural Space

Neighborhood public bathhouses bring nostalgia to Koreans in their 30s or up. Before the era of jjimjilbang, public bathhouses used to be the space...

CNN Lists Koreans among ‘Coolest Nationalities’

On July 12th (local time), CNN Travel released an article titled, "The world's coolest nationalities: Where do you rank?" Among the fourteen listed nationalities, South...

Enjoy Free Concert by Han River Lying on Your Back

Summer in Korea can be harsh sometimes. Not to mention the high sun, the humidity is so unreasonable that you can almost take your...

New Massive Library in Korea Challenges Orthodox Definition of Library

When was the last time you’ve visited a library? To many people, a library is not a typical place to spend spare time, for...

This Pet Store Has Everything You Need to Make Your Four-Legged Friend a Hipster

Even though hipster fashion may be too cool for us humans, it might fit just right on our awesome, adorable four-legged friends. So says the...

‘Selfie Studio’ in Korea Changes the Definition of Photoshoot

Selfies are a big part of life for Korean people, especially for those in their 20s. In pursuit of the perfect selfie, young Koreans buy nigh...

Top 10 Greatest South Korean Inventions Ranked

On May 19th, South Korea celebrated its 52nd  “Inventors’ Day.” The date of May 19th is when King Sejong the Great is said to...

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