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58 Transportation Transferring on public transportation in Seoul, Korea movie 7623 Jan 12, 2011 00:49
 
57 Weather Snow season returns image 7586 Dec 09, 2011 10:59
After a great amount of snow fell in Gangwon Province, children living in Daegwallyeong make a snowman (photo: Yonhap News). [Source: korea.net]  
56 History Mountain fortress one step closer to UNESCO World Heritage List image 7334 May 12, 2014 14:32
The Namhansanseong, a mountain fortress located 30 kilometers south of Seoul, is now one step closer to being inscribed on the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites. On April 25, the International ...  
55 Transportation Transportation system | 교통 체계 7279 Jan 03, 2011 17:53
What is the public transportation system like? All cities in Korea have a public bus and taxi system. Buses run about every 5-10 minutes and have their destination signs on each side and on the fron...  
54 Language Hangul (Korean language) 7198 Jan 17, 2011 15:48
Koreans all speak and write the same language, which has been a key factor in their strong national identity. The Korean language, like Hungarian, Mongolian, and Finnish, is classified as a Ural-Altaic la...  
53 Food Food in Korea | 한국의 음식 7036 Jan 07, 2011 11:58
Boiled rice(Bop), either plain or cooked with other grains, is the main dish at the Korean meals. Rice is accompanied by a variety of side dishes that vary greatly according to the region and the ...  
52 Other Tips A new era of innovation begins image 7024 Apr 18, 2014 16:50
“For the seventh year, Korea has been unable to transcend an annual per capita income of USD 20,000. This signifies that the Korean economy’s current means of growth has reached its limit. In or...  
51 Night Life Night Life | 놀이문화 6619 Jan 03, 2011 17:55
What is the night life of Seoul like? There are many bars, taverns, and singing rooms (karaoke) in Korea, especially such large cities as Seoul and Busan. Drinking plays an important role in the busines...  
50 Location Green Tea in Jirisan imagefile 5728 Aug 27, 2013 15:29
The area around Hwaeom-sa Temple in Gurye, on the westernmost slopes of Jirisan, is famous for the many ancient tea bushes growing there. The tea growing around Hwaeom-sa is truly wild, having spread free...  
49 Other Tips Gwangju gears up for 2015 Summer Universiade imagefile 5350 Apr 02, 2014 10:12
Preperations for the 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade are in full swing. The international multi-sport event, organized for university athletes by the International University Sports Federation (FISU), ...  
48 Other Tips Koreans in the world imagefile 5230 Mar 17, 2014 12:58
International Peace and Cooperation Since the Republic of Korea joined the United Nations in 1991, it has played an ever more active role in the efforts to address a whole range of global issues,...  
47 Other Tips Enjoy the Seoul winter skating, sledding imagefile 5187 Dec 22, 2014 14:30
As a cold snap descends over the whole city of Seoul, the biting cold wind keeps many people indoors, bundled up, avoiding the outside. For those who are looking for something exciting to do, ho...  
46 Other Tips Traditional Markets in Korea imagefile 5166 Nov 24, 2016 16:06
By Ilya Belyakov When I first came to Korea, I didn't like traditional markets that much. I thought they were dirty and messy. Middle-aged male vendors tried to deceive me because I am non-Korean. Tr...  
45 Other Tips Clothing and Fashion imagefile 5108 Apr 21, 2015 18:06
Since their settlement in prehistoric times on the land now known as the Korean Peninsula, the Korean people have developed a wealth of unique cultural traditions related to the way they dress...  
44 Other Tips Carrying the ‘Can Do’ spirit to PyeongChang 2018 imagefile 5102 Mar 26, 2014 14:24
”From impossible to possible” Overcoming disabilities with passion, theatrically touching yet not exaggerating, the Sochi 2014 Paralympics came to a grand finale on March 16. ...  
43 History DMZ to become symbol of peace imagefile 4955 Apr 02, 2014 10:02
President Park Geun-hye visited the Berlin Wall on March 27, a symbol of Germany’s unification and freedom. Looking at the wall's paintings while walking 20 meters along the East Side Gallery, Presid...  
42 Other Tips Sphinx in the Hangeul country image 4828 Sep 13, 2017 13:10
Samy Rashad (right) is the Egyptian representative on the Korean TV show 'Abnormal Summit.' Photos = Samy Rashad Christopher Columbus once said, "You can never cross the ocean until you have the coura...  
41 Weather Korea is the most innovative country: Bloomberg imagefile 4678 Mar 28, 2014 18:01
Korea has been selected as the most innovative country in the world. According to Bloomberg, Korea scored a total of 92.10 points, ranking first in its Global Innovation Index, up from second pl...  
40 Other Tips World youth taekwondo festival winds down imagefile 4375 Aug 28, 2015 12:06
Young taekwondo athletes from around the world measured their strength and ability against each other during the world championship that was just held at the Taekwondowon in Muju, Jeollabuk-do Province (No...  
39 Other Tips Stories from people who fell in love with Korea imagefile 4301 Jun 08, 2015 10:01
A group of Korea fans recently gathered in Seoul from around the globe to show their passion and love for Korea. They are the winners of the "Fall in Love With Korea" contest, the 2014 Gl...  

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