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,…

Bird's Eye View of Seochon

The Ryugaheon Gallery in Seochon. Photo by Robert Koehler.

Weekly SEOUL: Hi Seoul Bike Parade

June 12, 2013 / Issue No. 584 Hi Seoul Bike Parade Help promote eco-friendly transporation Hoping to establish the bicycle as an eco-friendly…

Weekly SEOUL: Ultra Korea 2013

June 5, 2013 / Issue No. 583 Ultra Korea 2013 Asia's Biggest Electronic Dance Party in Seoul Ultra Korea 2013, an Asian version of the Miami-based…

Daeo Bookshop

The historic Daeo Bookshop in Seoul's Seochon district. The bookshop first opened in 1951. Photographed by Robert Koehler.

Weekly SEOUL: SEOUL June Issue

May 29, 2013 / Issue No. 582 Maija Rhee Devine Bookreading TODAY Just a reminder---'The Voices of Heaven' author Maija Rhee Devine will hold a bookreading…

Bukchon in the Rain

Bukchon's 31 Gahoe-dong on a rain day. Photo by Robert Koehler.

SEOUL Weekly: 'The Voices of Heaven' Bookreading

May 21, 2013 / Issue No. 581 Looking for a Designer Seoul Selection would like to hire a full-time or part-time designer to help us with our publishing…

Baegundae Valley

The beautiful Baegundae Valley of Mungyeong’s Bongamsa Temple. Photo by Robert Koehler.

SEOUL Weekly: The Voices of Heaven on Goodreads Again

  May 15, 2013 / Issue No. 580 Book Reading of "The Voices of Heaven" Maija Rhee Devine will hold a reading of her novel "The Voices of Heaven" at…