Places to Eat in Wangsimni (part 3)

We will explore three more restaurants to continue our series on where to eat in the Hanyang area! Coincidentally, all three places are very carb heavy, so we will call this the carb edition!   J’s plate If you look at the pasta restaurants in Korea, you’ll find that most of the places sell pasta […]

Read Korean Webtoons in English!

Webtoon (웹툰) is a good companion for many Koreans to be with when they commute. They are web-based comic strips that are produced and consumed on the Internet. You can read various kinds of webtoons with your smartphones for free. Naver and Daum offers webtoon service through PC and smartphone application. Daily featured free webtoons […]

Hwagyesa Templestay

One of the many things on my to-do-list when coming to Seoul was to participate in a Templestay. There are many different temple’s in Korea that this can be done; it is very popular to do this activity in the mountains outside of the city. However, after some research, my friend and I decided to […]

Bungee Jumping at Yuldong Park

“3! 2! 1! BUNGEE!” Many people have bungee jumping as one of the top things on their bucket list, so why not cross it off while in Korea! There are a few spots to bungee jump, including Yuldong Park, which is the bungee jumping location this article will be about. Yuldong Park (율동공원)  is located in […]

International Students Association of Korea Job Fair 2015

The 2015 International Students Association of Korea Job Fair will be held at Hanyang University on Friday, May 22nd. ISAK seeks to provide international exchange students an opportunity to explore and apply to a multitude of internships, part-time and full-time jobs. This is a great chance to get to know the market of Korean and […]

Upcoming May 2015 Festivals in Seoul

Here are some festivals that you should look into going if you have some free time in May! DDP Design Free Market Location: DDP (DongDaeMoon) Starting from April 18th to May 31st of 2015, there will be an event at the DDP (DongDaeMoon Plaza) to celebrate the 1 year anniversary of its opening! Known for […]

Common Ground: Pop-up Container Shopping Mall

Do you know about ‘Container Park’? It’s a plan to renovate derelict sites in cities with recycled container boxes. As a helpful way of city designing, container parks in London and Las Vegas have been a local landmark for each city. This unique container park, ‘Common Ground’, also opened in Seoul a month ago. Like […]

Love Land on Jeju Island

On Jeju Island there is a wide assortment of activities and attractions, some simple and some quite strange. One of the strange and surprising attractions Jeju has to offer is Love Land. It is an art park themed around eroticism. Love Land opened in 2004 and the main collaborators for the park were graduates of […]