Let’s get hands-on Korean cultural experience!

As a Korean culture lover, I find it interesting to read and see different aspects of Korean culture, but it’s even more fun to get some hands-on experience.  In this post, I’d like to share information on some places in Seoul in which you can get Korean cultural experience. Continue reading

Eco-friendly architecture – Hanok (Korean traditional houses)

If you have watched the historical Korean TV dramas, you definitely have seen the traditional houses lived by the Koreans at that time.  These traditional houses are called “hanok” (한옥) and some which are over 500 years old still remain today.  You can look at some photos of different parts of a boutique hanok hotel, Rakkojae (락고재), to get an idea of how a hanok looks like.  Hanok is indeed a kind of living antique in South Korea. Let’s talk about hanok in this blog post. Continue reading