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,…

Hanok and hanbok

Hanbok and hanok, Bukchon Hanok Village, Seoul. Photo by Robert Koehler.

SEOUL Weekly: Maija Rhee Devine to speak at Thorpe Menn Literary Excellence Award Luncheon

Author of 'The Voices of Heaven' also spoke for U. of Washington Library Korean Studies Section's 'Book Sori' series

SEOUL Weekly: Andong Mask Dance Festival

  Seoul Selection Bookshop / SEOUL Magazine / Translation Services Sept.…

Moon Robot

Moon Robot welcomes you to Mullae-dong. Photo by Robert Koehler, editor-in-chief, SEOUL.

Bukchon Alleyway

Bukchon alleyway on a rainy afternoon. Photo by Robert Koehler.

SEOUL Weekly: Chuseok Market

Get produce and seafood from around Korea for less in special downtown market

Hanbok in the palace

Two lovely young women in hanbok beneath the cloisters of Gyeongbokgung Palace.

SEOUL Weekly: Bukchon Music Festival 2015

The alleyways of Bukchon Hanok Village are filled with love...and music