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Category: Asia

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Drink up! (The drinking culture in Asia)

Beer, vodka, soju, sake, whiskey. Whichever your preference, alcohol is a great way to unite people. Drinking has become so widespread that there are ...
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Christmas… in Korea?

Ho ho ho! Santa and his trusty reindeer land on rooftops, and he shimmies down the chimney to deliver Christmas presents for those on his ‘Nice List...
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Lotus Lantern Festival: What a Long, Strange Parade It Is

When I was a young upstart back in my college days, I was a Deadhead (for the record, I am STILL a Deadhead). What is a Deadhead, you ask? In the corr...
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Five Techniques that Make Learning A Foreign Language Significantly Less Impressive

“What did you eat for breakfast as a child?” asked a wide-eyed woman from across the conference table. My friend had just introduced me to her cli...
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Fifty shades of Gay.

50 Shades of Gay: Perspectives of Gay Korea A Tale of Two Emotions “You’ve never been to West Hollywood’s Pride, but you’re from LA?” James ...
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Five Traditional Characteristics of Modern Korean Apartments

Korean architectural tradition is dead, a fact to which any modern Korean city like Seoul will attest. Homogeneous growths of board-approved steel and...
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Soccer + Tennis = What? Korea’s Insane National Sport

  I have to admit that when I was asked to write an article about a Korean game called jokgu (족구/足球), I was a bit less than enthused. Vague i...
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The Love That Some Love to Hate: Aegyo

Does this warm your heart? Or make you sick to your stomach? aegyo (애교) /āgyō/ (noun): The act of being overly cute [1] Several Korean friends ...