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62 Korean entertainment expo heats up in London imagefile 22404 Nov 11, 2013
Despite the gentle rain, the exhibition hall at Old Billingsgate Market in London was busy with fans who came to get a glimpse of their K-pop stars. They came to see K-pop related exhibitions and ...  
61 Ice rink opens at Seoul Plaza imagefile 22577 Dec 18, 2013
Skaters enjoy the ice rink at Seoul Plaza in front of City Hall on its opening day this year on December 16. It will be open for 70 days until the end of February 2014. (Photo: Jeon Han) ...  
60 Ringing in the Year of the Black Dragon image 22735 Jan 25, 2012
The New Year is almost upon us. But wait, didn’t we just ring in 2012 a couple weeks ago? How can it be New Year again so soon? The answer is that Korea has two calendar systems, one governed by ...  
59 Jeonju International Film Festival imagefile 23183 Apr 12, 2011
The Jeonju International Film Festival, an exciting combination of fun and film, is a fantastic 9-day spring outing filled with a wide range of events and movies. The celebration is held in ...  
58 Robert J. Fouser, hanok village keeper imagefile 23217 Jun 20, 2012
Robert J. Fouser is the first foreign professor to teach Korean language teaching methods at Seoul National University. He also leads a campaign to preserve Seochon Hano...  
57 Busan International Film Festival to thrill movie fans with 307 films imagefile 23237 Oct 06, 2011
Busan will bustle with movie lovers from around the globe as the 16th Busan International Film Festival, (BIFF, previously known as PIFF), will kick-start its nine-day schedule on October 6. More than ...  
56 Greeting 2017's first sunrise with seaside festivities imagefile 23475 Dec 30, 2016
In Korean, Songgu Yeongsin (송구영신, 送舊迎新) is an age-old saying which means "time to let go of the old year, and turn over a new leaf." It may be hard to believe, but the year of the rooster (...  
55 17th Busan International Film Festival imagefile 23680 Oct 05, 2012
Asia’s largest film festival has returned to Korea’s southeastern port city of Busan. From October 4 to 13, the 17th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF 2012) will welcome directors, actors, film ...  
54 Is there a proper way to wear Hanbok? imagefile 23754 Aug 23, 2017
Tourists stroll through Gyeongbokgung Palace wearing modernized Hanbok rented from a local Hanbok shop on Aug. 11. Tourists walking around in Hanbok attire are being seen more and more these days in S...  
53 Speed skater Lee breaks own world record 3 times imagefile 24124 Nov 20, 2013
In just one week, Korea’s leading female speed skater Lee Sang-hwa has broken three world records, all her own. This raises high hopes for gold at the upcoming Sochi Winter Olympic Games in 2014. ...  
52 Korea ranked 2nd in soft power by UK magazine Monocle imagefile 24229 Dec 08, 2020
The British global affairs magazine Monocle in its latest issue has ranked Korea second in global soft power after Germany. The British global affairs magazine Monocle in its latest issue has ranked Kore...  
51 October full of cultural events and festivities imagefile 24340 Oct 09, 2012
Fall in Korea is characterized by pleasant weather with clear skies and abundant foods from a bountiful harvest. There is even an old saying that autumn is the season when the sky is high and horses g...  
50 Korean athletes, local support to shine in Daegu IAAF Championships image 25306 Aug 25, 2011
The Korean city of Daegu will be bustling with one of the world’s largest athletics events this weekend as the 2011 IAAF World Championships in Athletics will take place there on August 27. Athle...  
49 Hangang Yeouido Spring Flower Festival to begin on April 8 image 25381 Apr 07, 2011
(Photo: Yeongdeungpo district office) The 7th Hangang Yeoido Spring Flower Festival will take place from April 8 to 19 in the Yeoido area. The festival, hosted annually by the Yeongdeungpo dist...  
48 Seoul City offers Korean language classes tailored to foreign residents imagefile 25577 Feb 09, 2011
Seoul City is running “tailored Korean classes” for foreigners residing in the capital. The language classes are available at 14 centers run by Seoul City that include the Seoul Global Center, Global ...  
47 Chuncheon International Mime Festival imagefile 25586 May 06, 2011
The Chuncheon International Mime festival features exciting innovative mime and street performances that showcases the talents of many master performers. Chuncheon is within easy reach of Seoul. Tr...  
46 Seoul’s parks boast colorful night views imagefile 25771 Jan 19, 2011
No matter how freezing it the night may be, Seoul parks have been attracting the crowds to see their mesmerizing and colorful lights. Seoul City have introduced parks boasting such great night view...  
45 Yeongdeok Snow Crab Festival image 26064 Mar 07, 2012
The 15th Yeongdeok Snow Crab Festival is slated for this month. On March 8-12, the seashore of Yeongdeok, South Gyeongsang Province will attract throngs of crowds with swarms of crabs. Gangg...  
44 Tourists flock to soap opera filming locations imagefile 26086 Mar 24, 2014
Seoul Broadcasting System’s (SBS) famous soap opera “My Love From the Star” has been attracting overseas visitors to its filming locations. As the drama is currently enjoying great popularity in China, ...  
43 Son Heung-min top Asian footballer of 2013: ESPN imagefile 26989 Jan 03, 2014
Leading U.S. sports channel ESPN has selected Son Heung-min of Bayer Leverkusen as its top Asian footballer of 2013. The Korean soccer player played a central role in his team’s third-place finish...  

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