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Seven Seasonal Things to Do During Autumn in Korea

Autumn is a time that conjures feelings of coziness and nostalgia in almost all of us. After all, who doesn't love pulling on their most beloved over-sized sweater and going outside to gaze at the colorful leaves? In the United States, we love things like pumpkin spice and Halloween, but things are a little different… Continue reading Seven Seasonal Things to Do During Autumn in Korea

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Gyeongbokgung: Korea’s Premier Palace

Crowning the north of the gray concrete metropolis of Seoul like an ornate diadem is Gyeongbokgung, a magnificent palace built in 1394 by King Taejo,┬áthe founder and first king of Korea's Joseon Dynasty. It remained the principle palace until 1592, when the first of many tragedies struck. Gyeongbokgung's history mirrors that of many historical places… Continue reading Gyeongbokgung: Korea’s Premier Palace