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Travel to Korea: What are good places to visit in Korea?

We have already seen that What is there to see in Seoul? Today, Emagasia going to promote you what are good places to visit in Korea. Korea has four distinct seasons, each with its own natural beauty.
What are good places to visit in Korea?
When spring arrives around March or April, Jeolla-do ( a province ) blooms with bright flowers. Camellia flowers and empress trees make Yeosu famous, Jinhae is famous for cherry blossoms, and Mt. Baekun is famous for maehwa ( similar to apricot ) trees.
In the summer, hiking around …

Korean war »

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Summary of Korean war

Being tired of reading long story of Korean war? In here, we have the Summary of Korean war. If you wish to read the full story about Korean war, you may go to 1950 1953 Korean war. View Cause and effects of Korean war, History timeline Korean war and Facts about the Korean war too!
Summary of Korean war
Korean war started after World war II from 25 June 1950 to 27 July 27 1953. Koreans had suffered under Japanese colonization for 35 years, hence, most Koreans opposed another period of foreign …

Korean vocabulary »

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Korean Vocabulary – Family Terms

Last time we have learned Korean Vocabulary for places, today we will learned Korean Vocabulary – Family Terms, do you know why do Korean use family titles to refer to non-family? In Korean, you must never call someone older than yourself by his or her name. Rather, you must call him or her by an appropriate familial title, such as 할아버지 or 할머니. Let’s see the Korean family terms.

Korean war »

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History timeline Korean war

History timeline Korean war started from year 1945 to year 1953. At the close of World War II, the victorious Allied Powers did not know what to do with the Korean Peninsula. North and South Korea had been a Japanese colony since the late nineteenth century, so westerners thought the country incapable of self-rule. The Korean people, however, were eager to re-establish an independent nation of Korea. View 1950 1953 Korean war and Cause and effects of Korean war.
History timeline Korean war
The Korean War began when North Korea invaded South …

Korean culture, arts and heritage »

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Korean folk medicine

Korean folk medicine is the treatment of illness based on the traditional remedies practiced by common people. Do you know how was folk medicine practiced in old Korea? You may want to know about Korean Oriental Medical Clinic.
Korean folk medicine
In ancient times the sick could not get a doctor’s help, and instead they treated illnesses by using animal parts and medicinal plants which were easily found nearby. While some are merely old wives’ tales, some have withstood the test of time and their effects have been recognized as reliable remedies, …

Travel to Korea »

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Travel to Korea: South Korea’s Jeju Island

South Korea’s Jeju Island is the Korea’s largest island. South Korea’s Jeju Island is one of the best two sights in Korea. The other one is Gyeongju. We have briefly introduce Jeju Island in What are good places to visit in Korea?. However you may want to know What is there to see in Seoul?
South Korea’s Jeju Island
South Korea’s Jeju Island also known as Jeju-do, is the most sought after scenic beauty in the nation. Its scenery is beautiful and weather is mild all year round. In the center of …

Korean culture, arts and heritage, Korean movies »

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Korean movies

Since the late 1990s, Korean film industry has made startling progress, and is now Korean movies enjoying unprecedented popularity. While Hollywood movies dominate over 80% of the world movie market, Korea is one of few countries which is capable of both movie production and distribution.
Korean movies
Up to the mid-1990s, the Korean movies industry had barely maintained a minimum share of audiences under the screen-quota system, which required Korean movies theater to show domestic films for a minimum number of days each year. However, beginning with Swiri in the late 1990s, …

Korean war »

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Cause and effects of Korean war

We have already seen 1950 1953 Korean war. Now, we will look at the Cause and effects of Korean war which started after World war II from 25 June 1950 to 27 July 27 1953. It has been more than a half century ago since Korean war, which was a significant event for both North and South Korea as well as other countries who were involved in the Korean War. Korean war is still influencing North and South Korea internally and externally. It is marked as a tragedy in modern …

Korean war »

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Facts about the Korean war

There are several facts about the Korean war. Korean War started on after World war II from 25 June 1950 to 27 July 27 1953. The Korean War was a fight against communism. It was fought between Communist-occupied northern half and American-occupied southern half ( along with the Chinese about halfway through the war ). View 1950 1953 Korean war, Cause and effects of Korean war and History timeline Korean war.
Facts about the Korean war
Over millions of people died in the Korean War. The war led to nothing. All it …

Korean war »

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1950 1953 Korean war

1950 1953 Korean war started after World war II from 25 June 1950 to 27 July 27 1953. Korea has been divided into a Communist, northern half and an American-occupied southern half, divided at the 38th parallel due to the failure of the negotiation of elections for the entirety of Korea between both of them. This violent conflict continue for more than three years. The northern half is now known as North Korea ( officially the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea ) on the other hand, the southern half is …