Hadong and Gurye

  Countryside charms and nature's beauty await along the banks of the Seomjingang River   Gazing southeast, the sun rises slowly but surely over the horizon. The Seomjingang River’s pristine waters reflect the morning light…

Old Is New Again

Young entrepreneurs use old buildings to give Seoul new life   “Dull, inert cities, it is true, do contain the seeds of their own destruction and little else. But lively, diverse, intense cities contain the seeds of their own regeneration,…

Buying Mode: Smart Essentials for Summer Travelers

[box_light]Buying Mode: Smart Essentials for Summer Travelers[/box_light] Written by Deanne Nguyen Thoughts of travel induce one of two things: daydreams or dread. After some time, however, a seasoned collector of passport stamps or bus…

A Super Birthday Food

[box_light]A Super Birthday Food How about some seaweed soup (미역국) instead of birthday cake?[/box_light] Written by Ogan Gurel, MD Welcome to the inaugural column in a series that explores the world of “Healthy Living in Korea.”…

SEOUL October Issue

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SEOUL Weekly: Read SEOUL the Digital Way

View this email in your browser (http://us2.campaign-archive1.com/?u=b846d643a0b3274ea85e643b2&id=824ee008df&e=[UNIQID]) http://www.seoulselection.com/bookstore/default/index.php Sep. 12, 2014 / Issue No. 649 Translator Wanted: Seoul Selection…

Haneul Park

Fields of flame grass as Haneul Park. Photo by Robert Koehler.