Notable Female Celebrities-Alumni from HYU

I had written an article on notable celebrity-alumni from Hanyang previously, but had just introduced male celebrities. So this week, I will be introducing female celebrities from Hanyang.   Lee Young Ae I watched her most renowned drama “Dae Jang Geum” (translated as Jewel in the Palace) in my childhood, and I have liked her […]

Seoul Children’s Grand Park

This weekend, if you want to visit some places other than historical monuments and museums, and if you are looking forward to enjoy some outdoor activities like amusement parks, Seoul Children’s Grand Park may just be your destination. You do not have to be intimidated by the name due in part to the fact that […]

Basic Korean Phrases

Today, I am going to inform you of some useful Korean phrases that might help you in your everyday life in Korea to make your life hopefully a little bit easier.   A. Greetings in Korea “Annyeong-haseyo” is Hello in Korea. There are two related terms that I am going to explain. “Annyeong-he-ga se yo” […]

Banpo Bridge

This week, I went to Banpo Bridge which is famous for its music fountain at night. It is located near the Express Bus Terminal Station (line 3, 7, 9) with its closest exit being exit 8-1. From the exit, you have to walk straight for 3-5 minutes, and then turn right at the intersection. After walking straight […]

Seoraksan Hiking Trip

Personally, I do not like hiking. However, after seeing some glamorous images of stunningly beautiful mountains in South Korea, I didn’t want to regret not going on hiking trips in Korea during my four month stay in Korea. Therefore, my friends and I decided to go to a hiking trip, which was organized by the Myanmar […]