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This shopping mall in Seoul is made entirely of shipping containers

If you ever find yourself in the South Korean capital, check out this blue set of metal boxes that’s actually a huge shopping mall. Built in 2015, the Common Ground

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Rusty ship transformed into pavilion in Seoul

South Korean studio Shinslab Architecture sliced off one end of a rusty old ship and turned it upside down to form this installation for the Seoul edition of MoMA’s Young

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A visit to Pyeonchang

As a person living in Pyeonchang, South Korea, there are activities to keep one occupied. One such fun activity is Ocean 700, an indoor water park with technologically-advanced constructions on

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South Korea’s Literature

  The literature of South Korea refers to those literature works which are expressed in Korean, and it can be divided into two parts: written literature and oral literature. Written

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Olympic Games of 2018

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) chose Pyeongchang, South Korea, to host the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. The other cities who bid were Munich, Germany, and Annecy, France. Pyeongchang failed in

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Olympic Games 2018: Venues and Preparations

Losing the previous two bids in 2010 and 2014, South Korea has finally emerged victorious by earning the opportunity to host the 2018 Winter Games. Pyeongchang will be hosting the

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Nightlife in South Korea

The Night Comes to Life: Dongdaemun Night Market The exit to the Dongdaemun station opens the doors to the colorful and bustling street at night. As the night grows young, it

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Busan, South Korea’s ‘city of tomorrow’, is most interesting for its past

As a rare piece of territory not captured by the North during the Korean War, Busan offers a vibrant contrast to Seoul’s modernity. So why are former residents so dismissive

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10 Interesting Facts About South Korea

1: Sweet Potato Fact South Koreans love sweet potato flavoured delicacies to such an extent that there is every possible dish flavoured with sweet potato. To name a few, there

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