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Archive for March, 2014

Korean Baseball and the World’s Greatest Karaoke Posted by on Mar 26, 2014

Sure, you can cheer for opening day of baseball in the States (actually, this year it was in Australia). But the games are a vast desert of silence compared to South Korea. Korean baseball houses some of the most passionate, hilarious, and intense sports fans in the world. They pile in with coolers full of…

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Samgyetang: Korean cuisine’s cure-all chicken soup Posted by on Mar 20, 2014

Long before the Western tradition of Campbell’s Chicken Soup as a cure for sickness, the Korean version was a prevention, cure, and a summertime rejuvenation dish. It’s bone-in chicken method with sticky rice, ginseng, jujubes, and garlic is a gigantic bowl of Korean comfort food that must be exported. For its medicinal benefits and traditional…

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As a Tourist in Korea – Useful Phrases in Emergency Situation Posted by on Mar 10, 2014

There should be no problem traveling in Korea, but just in case you want to know and learn how to speak and ask some questions in emergency situation during your traveling in Korea. For example, if you get robbed your bag, you need to come by police station and ask to find your bag.  You…

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