• Global Seoul Mate 2014,  Seoul,  South Korea

    2014 Seoul Kimchi Making & Sharing Festival, My No.1 Poster: Made by 192 Global Seoul-Mates

    On November 14, 2014 and until November 16, 2014, the 2014 Seoul Kimchi Making & Sharing Festival will be held in Seoul Square, Taepyeong Ave, Cheonggye Square and Gwanghwamun Square. This is a festival where visitors make kimchi by themselves and share them with their neighbors. Kimchi is Korea’s most famous dish and is a culinary tradition in itself. It is a traditional fermented Korean side dish made of vegetables with a variety of seasonings. The concept is that on the first day of Gimjang (Kimchi Making & Sharing) Season, “Seoul gets mixed with hope.” The festival will be held to celebrate the fact that kimchi was selected for UNESCO’s List…

  • Global Seoul Mate 2014,  Seoul,  South Korea

    Imagine Your Korea ~ To:ur Imagination Contest!

    The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) is running a campaign called “To:ur Imagination.” It aims to encourage international travelers to imagine taking a trip to Korea, and offers the opportunity for some lucky participants to win a free trip to Korea and experience all that the country has to offer. The contest is only until August 31 so don’t waste any time and join! 8 lucky winners can win a trip to South Korea for two inclusive of round-trip airfare, accommodations, 500,000KRW of Korea Pass cards, and a one day free imagination tour. To join, go here: TO:UR IMAGINATION CONTEST. Good luck! 🙂

  • Global Seoul Mate 2014,  Seoul,  South Korea,  Travel

    Global Seoul Mate 2014 First Mission: Seoul Collage

    Hi Everyone! If you have read my previous post, you would know that I am one of the appointed Global Seoul Mates for 2014 and this is my entry for our First Mission. As a brief background, the main duty of a Global Seoul Mate is to seek out Seoul’s many hidden attractions and promote Seoul in colorful and interesting ways to the global community. For this mission, we are tasked to introduce ourselves and to share our aspirations as a Global Seoul Mate through a photo collage of things that are significant in our daily lives. This is a great way for us to connect with our fellow Global…

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