Street Food in Meyongdong

Kaylin One of the unique things that Korea has that America really does not have is the abundance of “street food” vendors, you can find these places everywhere in Seoul especially in Meyongdong. Meyongdong is known as the shopping district here in Seoul, so it is regularly visited by many tourists. You can find places […]

Seoraksan & Sokcho

Fanny Getaways in South Korea are pretty common as all cities are connected via buses or KTX. It is pretty easy to go somewhere for a weekend and just explore. I head a lot about Seoraksan national park and it’s natural beauty and decided to give it a try. We went to Sokcho for the […]

Meet the World at Mangwon!

Mangwon (망원) is an adjacent neighborhood to Hapjeong (합정) and Hongdae (홍대). The neighborhood consisted mostly of residential area until fancy restaurants and coffee shops started moving in a couple of years ago. Continuous rise of rent in Hongdae led to a gradual, yet significant movement in nearby neighborhoods including Mangwon. Mangwon has become the […]

Festivals in Seoul for the Food and Drinks Lovers

Seoul Food Festival 04/28/2017-05/05/2017 Seoul Food Festival is a seven-day event celebrating gourmet flavors and featuring various signature dishes from world-class restaurants [1]. The festival is divided into three types of events: luxurious banquet gatherings at top hotels, grand outdoor picnic events with over 50,000 participants, and cooking shows from Michelin Star chefs. The festival kicks […]

An Evening of Good Eats: Tongin Market

Last week, a group of friends and I, along with our mentors from the 한밀레 (Hanmille) Program took a trip to a traditional Korean market to try out some Korean street food. Initially, we had planned to check out Gwangjang Market, closer to Hanyang (한양대학교), but that market closes earlier in the day, so we […]

Getting to Know about Korea Through Youtube: Part 1

Hello, guys. This time I would like to introduce some famous Korean Youtube channels. For those of you who are tired of learning a language through textbooks, and would like to know about Korean culture or trend in reality, or those who are scrolling down Facebook for killing time, I have come up with a […]

Cultural Aspects Challenging for Foreigners in Korea

Like as always, the spring semester has already kicked off, and it’s been four weeks since the school started. Many exchange students coming from all over the world are getting used to the new surroundings and unique environment in Korea. Among them, I interviewed one student who came from France. She, Elodie Vicini, and I […]

More Places to Eat in Wangsimini! (part 1)

Welcome to Hanyang University! Many foreign students are excited to be here, and eating is something that cannot be left out! That is exactly why I am going to inform whoever whom is reading this article on where to find nice places to eat. Let me guide you hungry people to good places that you […]