Families of missing passengers of a sunken ferry wait for news at a gym in Jindo, South Jeolla Province on Friday...More
About 500 students, parents and residents of Ansan, Gyeonggi, hold a vigil for the safe return of missing students Thursday night at the playground of Danwon High School, carrying messages of hope and smartphone flashlights. By Kim Seong-ryong
JINDO, South Jeolla - On the third day of attempts to penetrate the capsized Sewol ferry, divers yesterday succeeded in getting inside the ship in a desperate effort to find, and possibly save, 268 passengers and crew still missing...More
Budae jjigae and Jjajangmyeon
Tilli Sanna, who recently returned to Korea two years after her previous visit, said that the Korean food she missed the most was budae jjigae, a spicy soup with hotdogs and instant noodles.
"It's fun to pick out the ingredients in the soup", said Sanna, noting that there are many different recipes for making the dish. Some restaurants use different types of sausages or add tteok, sticky rice cakes, along with either ramen or udon noodles or both. Even The New York Times described the dish in January, calling it one of the most popular Korean dishes...More
Salt farmers rake sea salt under the April sun at Gomso Salt Field in Buan County, North Jeolla. By Ahn Sung-sik
Yellow, pale pink and white are considered typical spring colors because the season always comes with fresh flowers. But in the southern part of Korea, spring also comes with coarse sea salt and spiky yellow-green barley.
If you haven't had enough of spring yet, head down to Buan and Gochang counties, North Jeolla, where spring is at its peak...More
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