Half of the duo for hit-song “Senorita” will be coming to Seoul on September 25th! From the age of just sixteen, Toronto native, Shawn Mendes has showcased his talents with an individual slant on Pop, Soul and R&B.
Have you ever had a conversation with a Korean and felt relieved when they started using English expressions, only to feel more confused than ever? That is because they were speaking Konglish, which refers to English (and other languages) used by Koreans, but in ways that are completely different from their native usage. Well, have […]
Today is Hangul Proclamation Day, a fine day to celebrate a legacy of language, literacy, and the acts of the legendary Sejong the Great. As with any holiday, Google has posted a special “doodle” to commemorate the day. Here’s a quick look at the seven past and present Hangul Day Google doodles available from Google’s […]
Looking for cruelty-free Korean beauty brands? As consumers become more conscious about the production of their purchases, cruelty-free lifestyles are becoming incredibly popular. Making the switch to a cruelty-free lifestyle, however, can be perplexing because the information surrounding company policies on animal testing is often ambiguous, or even false. Information surrounding company policies on animal […]
Seoul parks are places to take the family, visit museums, see animals, and just stretch out on a mat and relax. They are also great for people watching, as Koreans and their families flock to parks to socialize in public. With that in mind, here are short descriptions of five of the most interesting parks in […]
Chuseok gift sets are big business in Korea, and whether you end up with a haul of flavored seaweed or off-brand SPAM as Chuseok gifts, you can typically be assured that your treasures came with an upped price tag. We browsed Gmarket for some of the most over-the-top gift sets available to up your Chuseok […]