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,…

A City That Sparks the Imagination

Nobel laureate J. M. G. Le Clézio’s ‘Bitna: Under the Sky of Seoul’ is an intimate exploration of a city in perpetual change

Lighting Up the World with Wisdom and Happiness

One of Korea’s most popular celebrations, the Yeon Deung Hoe (Lotus Lantern Festival) brightens the soul with not only paper lanterns, but community spirit

Healthy cooking, the Buddhist way

Newly opened Korean Temple Food Center lets you experience Korea’s 1,700-year-old Slow Food tradition

Restoring your smile

A+ Dental Clinic offers the best care in an internationally friendly environment


Last chance to see palaces at night, Silk Road in Gyeongju and more...

Korean lit goes digital

LTI Korea’s online library makes the world of Korean literature accessible to the non-Korean speaking masses

Goings On Around Town: Aug. 3-10

2015 Pentaport, Fire Festival Korea, Organic Farm Experience and more...

Begin your adventure worry-free

Crown Relocations relies on 50 years of moving experience to make your transition to life abroad as painless as possible

Putting the pop into Seoul's music scene

Conductor Ha Sung Ho’s Seoul Pops Orchestra celebrates 27 years of making music fun