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Everyday Adventures: Three Ideas for Keeping Life Fresh, Engaging, and Joyful

Everyday Adventures: Three Ideas for Keeping Life Fresh, Engaging, and Joyful

Whoever you are, wherever you're at, life can be experienced as meaningful and loaded with adventure. I'd forgotten that after five years here in Korea. Here's what I did to reconnect with this simple, powerful truth.
The K-Pop Experience in Two Memes

The K-Pop Experience in Two Memes

I wouldn't call this the definitive guide to the K-pop experience...but it's pretty damn close.
Strange Korean Foods: Pig Guts Soup

Strange Korean Foods: Pig Guts Soup

Korea has loads of strange Korean foods to tempt the appetites of adventurous eaters. One of our favorites is pig guts soup. Read on and dig in!
Gwangalli Beach: Busan's Hidden Gem

Gwangalli Beach: Busan’s Hidden Gem

Summer means vacation time and vacation time means trips to the beach. Gwangalli Beach in Busan is a great place to spend a summer's day -- and night! Click through for how to get there and what to do once you've arrived.
Cycling in Korea: Renting a Bike on the Han River

Cycling in Korea: Renting a Bike on the Han River

Cycling in Korea is a lot of fun, but it can also be pretty dangerous. This article offers tips for staying alive on the road plus a guide to renting a bike on the Han River.
Still Life with Nude

Still Life with Nude

The people and natural beauty of Korea are a major source of creativity. This piece of short fiction was inspired by a scene I observed while walking along a creek bed in Jeollanam-do.
Chiaksan: A Mountain of Myth and Beauty

Chiaksan: A Mountain of Myth and Beauty

You can't throw a rock without hitting a mountain in Korea. Not that you'd want to throw a rock at a mountain -- that'd be pretty redundant, wouldn't it? What I'm trying to say is, there are a lot of mountains in Korea. Chiaksan is one of our faves.