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96 Food Food from around the world comes to Korea imagefile 19 May 18, 2017 15:59
Seoul Food 2017, an international food industry exhibition where 1,382 food companies from 39 countries gather to show off their wares, takes place at the KINTEX convention center in Ilsan i...  
95 History Tombs reveal ancient construction techniques imagefile 44 Apr 06, 2017 13:50
Ancient tombs in Yeonsan-dong, Busan, consist of a line of 18 graves located along the top ridge of Baesan Mountain. There are some 1,000 burial sites in total spread across the adjoining hills. ...  
94 Other Tips Traditional Markets in Korea imagefile 250 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...  
93 History Meeting Korea's past, present through historical records imagefile 238 Nov 18, 2016 10:15
A mother and her baby pose for a photo during a 1959 contest to choose the healthiest baby. As many people weren't well-off at the time, raising a 'perfect' baby was the envy of many. Contests...  
92 Location Sunny skies, beautiful beaches along Haeparang Trail imagefile 686 Jul 15, 2016 13:54
The Haeparang Trail is Korea’s longest walking trail, stretching 770 kilometers from Busan in the south to Goseong in Gangwon-do Province in the north. The Haeparang Trail is now waiting adventuro...  
91 History Transformation into a Multicultural Society imagefile 785 Jun 15, 2016 17:04
South Korea has long been a culturally homogeneous society, but the number of migrant workers and foreign students has increased rapidly since the end of the 20th century. As of 2014, the number of f...  
90 Other Tips Things you have to get used to when you live in Korea imagefile 1117 Mar 29, 2016 11:50
The number of non-Korean residents, not travelers, in Korea is reportedly about 1,569,470, one online article says. At first, there're things that non-Koreans think weird about Korea, but later ...  
89 Food Remedy springtime pollution with doraji imagefile 917 Mar 02, 2016 16:32
The root of the doraji flower (Platycodon grandiflorus), also known as the bellflower or balloon flower in English, is an effective natural remedy to treat pollution-related respiratory illnesses. Th...  
88 History Repaying a 60-year-old gift imagefile 1122 Feb 12, 2016 11:48
Gapyeong is in the center of the Korean Peninsula and it was the site of one of the fiercest battles of the Korean War (1950-1953). In June 1950, invaded by the North Korean military, Gapyeong ...  
87 Transportation Korea's first maglev train launches in Incheon imagefile 1089 Feb 03, 2016 17:41
Korea's first maglev train begins operations on Feb. 3. This is only the world's second successful commercialization of an independently-developed maglev train. A maglev commuter train travelling betwee...  
86 Other Tips Fascinating facts about life in Korea imagefile 1515 Dec 23, 2015 09:57
Kislova Evgeniya These days, Korean brands like LG, Samsung, Kia and Lotte are advertised in newspapers and on TV all around the world. These snippets of Korean society, shown overseas, however, are...  
85 Other Tips Stamp series commemorates endangered wolves imagefile 1793 Oct 30, 2015 16:49
In cartoons and movies, wolves are often shown to be rough, fierce and mean. However, wolves can be nice and warm animals. They live in tight-knit family groups and the male wolf generally allows the...  
84 Other Tips New certification mark for 'Excellent Culture Products' revealed to public imagefile 1491 Sep 25, 2015 09:36
Starting in November, the certification mark for "Excellent Culture Products" will be changed. The new mark was designed by Choi Jin-A, winner of the DNA of the Republic of Korea contest hosted...  
83 Other Tips World youth taekwondo festival winds down imagefile 1792 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...  
82 History Japanese civic group demands apology for colonization, invasion imagefile 1399 Aug 17, 2015 11:41
“Only 70 years ago, Japan launched invasions and built colonies, inflicting tremendous damage and suffering on many countries, specifically on many parts of Asia.” These words are from a campaign announc...  
81 Other Tips Gov't releases book of interviews with Koreaphiles imagefile 1898 Jul 15, 2015 11:35
A government office in charge of overseas promotion of Korean culture on Thursday released a book of interviews with foreigners who have special bonds with the country and renowned Korean a...  
80 Other Tips Take a culinary trip at the Seoul Food Film Festival imagefile 1984 Jul 10, 2015 11:09
Thirteen groups of university students from around the world were brought together in Korea for a series of presentations and discussions about Korean art, literature and history. The annual "Exploring ...  
79 Other Tips Youth games Gwangju Universiade opens imagefile 1838 Jul 06, 2015 14:07
The 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade, a festival for student athletes from around the world, kicked off in Gwangju on July 3. Over 13,000 athletes from 146 countries are participating in the 28th Summer U...  
78 Other Tips NYT calls Seoul 'Silicon Valley's closest rival' imagefile 2062 Jun 17, 2015 15:54
The New York Times has highly praised Korea's mobile application developers and the high-speed Wi-Fi infrastructure in Seoul. In an article published on June 7, "What Silicon Valley Can Learn F...  
77 Other Tips Stories from people who fell in love with Korea imagefile 2051 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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