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First Snowfall 🌨

We just had the first light snowfall in Seoul this afternoon! Do you know that the first snow has such a deep and wonderful meaning in Korea? Koreans have a superstitious belief that if you are out in the first snowfall of the year, and with someone you like, then true love will blossom between… Continue reading First Snowfall 🌨

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Restaurants & Cafes · Sights & Attractions

A Huge Library inside a Shopping Mall

Hello Seoulmates! Check out this newly-opened massive (2,800 square meters) library inside COEX Mall, the largest underground shopping complex in Asia! Starfield Library (별마당 도서관) houses 50,000 books and magazines. Here you will find Korea’s largest collection of magazines, reaching 400-600 different titles. Shoppers can freely browse, read and search for books of their choice on kiosks… Continue reading A Huge Library inside a Shopping Mall

Restaurants & Cafes

Umaido: Ramen Restaurant in Seoul

A lot of people think that ramyun and ramen are the same but they’re not. Ramen is a Japanese noodle dish and ramyun is Korean. There is a popular Japanese restaurant called Umaido which is located near Konkuk University in Gwangjin District, Seoul. It is a great spot for freshly-made ramen. The menu is so basic… Continue reading Umaido: Ramen Restaurant in Seoul

Sights & Attractions

Alive Museum (박물관은 살아있다)

If you are looking for a fun place where you can be creative in taking photos, try visiting the main branch of  Alive Museum (박물관은 살아있다) which is located in Insadong, the neighborhood in Seoul which is known for its mixture of traditional and modern atmosphere. The museum has other local branches in Jeju Island, Daecheon and Yeosu.  There are… Continue reading Alive Museum (박물관은 살아있다)