As it started to rain, I witnessed for the first time since being in South Korea that no one made a move to frantically run for shelter. No one dug into purses or […]
The new year is upon us. So smash those dishes, grab your suitcase and stick a candle in the walnut shell! Wait…what? Whether you want to travel, line your pockets, […]
South Korea is a land where new fads and trends easily catch fire and spread overnight. The younger generations love anything cute or funny, and quirky unofficial holidays are all […]
The Andong Mask Dance Festival is a lively and colourful event highlighting the many traditional mask dances of South Korea. International groups are also invited, making it a multicultural affair […]
“Quiero hacer contigo lo que la primavera hace con los cerezos.”~Pablo Neruda (I want to do to you what spring does with the cherry trees.) There is something magical […]
Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is an unstoppable holiday that long ago seduced its way into the customs of many western countries. Somewhat more recently, Cupid set his […]
Sign at Andong Mask Festival in South Korea.
Cities across the world (305 of them in 41 countries) will be overrun by gangs of Santas in December as part of the annual gathering known as SantaCon. Combining aspects […]