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219 Incheon, Chinatown. imagefile 17 May 16, 2017 15:16
Incheon is one of the biggest cities in South Korea and is mainly known for its international airport and for being one of the most important trading ports of the peninsula. However, Incheon also...  
218 Korean Empire proclamation reenacted at Deoksugung imagefile 16 May 11, 2017 10:06
During a reenactment of Emperor Gojong's coronation ceremony, in Deoksugung Palace's Junghwajeon Hall on May 1, a group of government officials (in red) present the jinpyomun (진표문, 進表文) scrolls t...  
217 Ihwa Mural Village imagefile 29 May 08, 2017 16:24
This time we would like to suggest you another popular touristic destination in Seoul, the Ihwa Mural Village. Even though Ihwa is not far from the center of the city, when you are strolling around its ...  
216 ‘Welcome to Joseon’ Feftival imagefile 31 May 04, 2017 13:58
The 'Welcome to Joseon' festival gives festival-goers a chance to feel the thrills of a tightrope performance at the Korean Folk Village on May 1. “A time capsule.” This is what might come across ...  
215 'A life with Buddha's mindset' imagefile 26 May 04, 2017 13:50
The Ven. Jaseung, president of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism, delivers an address during the Dharma Ceremony for the Buddha's Birthday, at Seoul's Jogyesa Temple on May 3. The Dharma Ceremony ...  
214 Hiking on Ansan mountain imagefile 41 May 02, 2017 17:03
Today we would like to suggest you another relaxing destination to spend your weekends or free afternoons at. We are talking about Ansan, a little mountain above Sinchon. This glimpse of nature in t...  
213 Royal Culture Festival brings back Korean royal ceremonies imagefile 41 Apr 27, 2017 15:11
Gojong’s formal reception of diplomatic envoys will be reenacted in the Jeonggwanehon Pavilion at Deoksugung Palace in Seoul from May 2 to 7. The Royal Culture Festival, which celebrates court ritual...  
212 Strolling at Ilsan Lake Park imagefile 35 Apr 25, 2017 15:38
Spring has definitely arrived! With this nice weather nobody wants to spend free afternoons or weekends at home! Why not going for a relaxing stroll near the lake? Today we would like to introduce ...  
211 Sooreung, hiking through Korean history imagefile 69 Apr 19, 2017 14:26
Are you looking forward to spending a relaxing weekend away from the city? In a place where you can go hiking and at the same time learning something new about Korean history? Then So’oreung (서오릉) ...  
210 Science museum hosts April fair imagefile 38 Apr 06, 2017 14:04
The National Science Museum will host its Spring, Science Day festival as part of events to mark the government's official 'Month of Science' this April. April has been officially designated a...  
209 Pyeongchang, Olympic city of winter festivities imagefile 82 Feb 10, 2017 10:50
Visitors can go ice-fishing for trout at the annual Pyeongchang Trout Festival, on the frozen Odaecheon River in Jinbu-myeon Town in Pyeongchang, Gangwon-do Province. The snow-capped city of Pye...  
208 American, French novels set in Korea imagefile 155 Dec 12, 2016 11:05
Two non-Korean novels have embraced the look, smell and emotions of Korea. One is written by an author from the U.S. and the other by an author from France. Their novels have one aspect in com...  
207 Seoul exudes last-minute autumn vibes imagefile 195 Nov 18, 2016 10:32
Hikers take a stroll during their lunch break on Nov. 16 around Samcheong Park, colored in yellow and red with its autumn leaves. The trail starts at the Changuimun Gate, one of the eight gates of ...  
206 Global youth rediscovers Korea imagefile 608 Jul 07, 2016 14:08
The Cheongchuninmun Nonjangpan (청춘인문 논장판), or “Exploring Korean Humanities Together,” a yearly series of performances and competitions where groups of university students from around the world gat...  
205 Wonderful Korea imagefile 936 Feb 25, 2016 13:51
Around the world, there are many towers that rise from the landscape as a symbol. For instance, if one goes to Paris, they will obviously visit the Eiffel Tower because the tower itself represents ...  
204 Paper power – The remarkable diversity of Korean Hanji 785 Feb 16, 2016 11:05
They say that the pen is mightier than the sword. But without paper we would all be lost. In Korea, the latter is particularly true. Hanji is a type of paper unique to Korea. It is formed using th...  
203 Yi Kwang-Su, Korea & "The Soil" imagefile 1005 Jan 11, 2016 11:26
The battle for the soul of Asia continues today, just as it raged in 1932 and 1933 when Yi Kwang-Su published his epic "The Soil." What is the best path toward modernity? How can society create ha...  
202 Enjoy 2016 with festivals nationwide imagefile 962 Jan 06, 2016 14:04
Children catch trout by hand at the Hwacheon Sancheoneo Festival, or Trout Festival, in January 2015. The festival, one of the best-known winter festivals in Korea, has been named one of the t...  
201 European collectors rush to buy Korean craftworks imagefile 1261 Nov 06, 2015 09:13
Elaborate and exquisite Goryeo celadon, simple and plain white Joseon porcelain and green-gray buncheongceramics. Korean pottery and porcelain have long drawn art collectors' and art lovers' attention,...  
200 Jumps, kicks, punches fly across Berlin imagefile 835 Nov 04, 2015 09:59
Jump, kicks and punches fly across Berlin. The first Berlin Mayor's Cup International Taekwondo Competition is held on Oct. 31 at the Schoeneberg gymnasium in Berlin. Korean taekwondo practitioners ...  

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