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Koreans greet new year with bell-ringing c…

   South Korea welcomed the new year with traditional bell-ringing ceremonies in Seoul and other cities nationwide at midnight Tuesday.The most attention-grabbing bell-ringing ceremony took place at Bosingak Belfry in Jongno, cent…

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Step-by-step Guide to Ski Resorts!

 Beginners’ Guide to Ski ResortsStep 1. Ski basics: lift and equipment Ski resort lift (top), ski equipment and pose (bottom) First things first, the basics include ski suits, equipment, and lifts. Ski suits and equipment can be r…

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Winter in Warmth at Hot Springs & Spas

 Major AttractionsTip) Hot spring, spa, sauna, jjimjilbang, public bathhouse...What’s the difference?!Before we get into the differences, let’s take a look at the similarities. All of the facilities offer bathing and sauna ameniti…

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Did this originate in Korea, too?

 Did this originate in Korea, too?#KoreaninventionBy Min Yea-Ji and Lee Jihae jesimin@korea.krGraphics = Lee Hye-Won and Kim Hyun Sook goghd36@korea.kr 

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NY-based vlogger runs world's top K-food

NY-based vlogger runs world's top K-food YouTube channel New York-based YouTuber who features Korean food recipes on her channel for viewers around the world is an online sensation with 3.5 million subscribers, a Korean media outl…

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An Egyptian's vegetarian version of bibimb…

By Korea.net Honorary Reporter Yostina Wasef from EgyptPhotos = Yostina WasefThe first time I tasted Korean food was when I made bibimbap at home. Crazy, I know, but I had no choice as my city has no Korean restaurants. I also had…

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BTS members top survey as Koreans people w…

BTS members top survey as Koreans people want to meet most​A survey released on June 4 said members of the K-pop super group BTS are the Koreans both Koreans and foreigners want to meet most. The Seoul-based Corea Image Communicat…

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UNESCO World Heritage list

Nine Confucian academies slated for inclusion on UNESCO World Heritage list Dosan Seowon in Andong, Gyeongsangbuk-do Province, is among the nine seowon(Confucian academies) listed in the application for inclusion on the UNESCO Wor…

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Seoul Botanic Park provides green oasis

Seoul Botanic Park provides green oasis for urban dwellers​ By Xu Aiying and Kim HwayaPhotos = Kim SunjooVideo = Choi Tae-soonSeoul | May 23, 2019The Spanish Cypress, the Australian boab and the South African bottle trees. All of …

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Historical Heritage of Seoul

Seoul, the capital of the Republic of Korea, is itself an important part of Korea’s cultural heritage and the most popular attraction among overseas visitors to Korea. Although it is now one of the very largest modern metropolises…

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