Tag Archive: Seoul

Night Out in Hongdae – Modern Day Neverland

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Hongdae (홍대), named after one of the nation’s top fine arts university – Hongik University (홍익대학교) is the cradle of the indie arts and music culture. Located in Mapo-gu, the western end of Seoul,… Continue reading

Hottest Korean Make Up Products

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Let’s face it. I would buy anything Jeon Ji Hyeon endorses. I would buy anything she claims to use to look the way she does. Dewy baby skin, clear bright eyes, just a… Continue reading

Tips for Winter in Korea

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6.17pm in Seoul right now and the skies have turned dark. As we countdown to the last few hours of 2014, have you decided how you’re going to spend the last few moments… Continue reading

15 Survival Korean Phrases to Fake it like a Local

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Wondering what are some useful Korean phrases (romanised to be western tongue friendly ^^) to get around Korea like a pro? Here’s a crash course.

The Best 5 Fried / BBQ Chicken Places in Seoul

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All fried chicken lovers would probably agree that Korea makes a wicked fried chicken. One wonders if it is the double frying technique or those unique batters which seem to have unending health… Continue reading

[천원의 행복] 5 things to do in Korea for a dollar

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There’s a coined term in Korea called 천원의 행복 (Cheon-won ui haeng-bok) which literally translates into “1000 won’s Happiness”. So what can we do with a dollar in Korea? Loads.