Thanks to smartphones, we can now take pictures on the fly and listen to music on the go, but which function do men and women use the most?
A recent survey by online shopping mall Auction further explored the way Koreans use their phones and found that besides Internet use, men would more often listen to music while women took photos and video...More
A screen shot of the home page of the North Korean cooking website.
North Korea, one of the most reclusive countries in the world, rarely opens up about itself to the outside world. But there appears to be one new exception: its food and culinary skills. People outside of North Korea now have access to a website run by the Korean Association of Cooks (www.cooks.org.kp), which offers hundreds of recipes, table manners and the origins of its traditional dishes...More
It 's almost one week ago since I got back from another exciting trip to Korea with some of my hapkido students.
After my first trip to Korea, in 1994, I couldn't imagine that this country would have this great of an impact on me.
Since 2000, I really fell in love with the country, its traditions and culture, the cuisine and its nature. As a hapkido master, I travelled to Korea quite often over the past 20 years. My students were always curious as to why Korea is so attractive to me, aside from Korean martial arts.
Even though I did my best to explain, it is still difficult for me to explain what is so exciting about Korea to people who have never visited the country...More
The Hidden Wall (center) is known for offering one of the best views of Bukhansan Mountain. To the left is Insubong Peak and on the right stands Baekundae Peak, the highest of the mountain's many peaks.(photo: Jeon Han)
Seoul, the capital city, got its original shape when Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) founder Taejo Yi Seong-gye (1335-1408) ordered Jeong Do-jeon (1342-1398), one of his key allies in court, to lay out a new city. The center of Seoul is surrounded by mountains, in consideration of feng shui and with a thought to defending the new capital...More
Jeong Yu-mi and Seong Joon took couple shots together.
They co-star in the new KBS 2TV drama "Discovery of Romance" as Han Yeo-reum and Nam Ha-jin, a couple in their second year. The pictures of them revealed prior to the actual broadcast show their intimacy. They are sitting together on the stairs and drinking coffee or have their arms on each other's shoulders. They are looking at each other with such happy faces...More