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Exhibition“The Art of Dansaekhwa”: Kukje Gallery in Seoul brings together the works of key Dansaekhwa artists from the 1970s and 1980s in the exhibition “The Art of Dansaekhwa,” which runs through...

Updated : 2014.09.19 20:59

Get a slice of Chicago culture on pizza tour

CHICAGO (AP) ― In a city famous for its deep-dish pizza tourists wouldn’t know that the locals more often eat a thinner-crust, tavern-style pie topped with homemade Italian sausage and cut into squa...

Updated : 2014.09.19 20:49

Fly cheap to Jakarta this fall

Garuda Indonesia Airline is offering a special rate for flights between Incheon and Jakarta for the fall season. The price for a roundtrip flight between Incheon and Jakarta comes to 560,000 won ($540), including tax. The special rate is available for flights leaving from Oct. 1 to Nov. 30...

Updated : 2014.09.19 20:49

Safe travel guide to Korea released

Planning on traveling around Korea, but worried about getting sick or being milked by taxi drivers? The newly released safe travel guidebook by the Korea Tourism Organization offers useful travel safety tips, emergency contact information and information on how to report complaints to the ...

Updated : 2014.09.19 20:49

Answering the call of Norway’s beauty

Most of us spend nearly the whole day with some sort of technology ― in front of a computer, an app on our cellphones, watching the TV to unwind ― and that might be why our minds and bodies crave ti...

Updated : 2014.09.19 20:49

Pulled pork parfait at new BBQ spot

Hefty ribs, piquant housemade sausages and pulled pork parfaits are the major edible attractions at Holy Smoke, a new barbecue joint that officially opened in Seoul’s Haebangchon district this Wednes...

Updated : 2014.09.19 20:46

Kimchi bibim guksu, (spicy noodles with kimchi)

Kimchi bibim guksu (spicy noodles with kimchi) (Korean Bapsang)When there seems to be nothing in the fridge, bibim guksu made with kimchi comes in handy for a quick meal. Well-fermented kimchi is trul...

Updated : 2014.09.19 20:43

Around the hotels

Autumn package at Hilton Namhae Golf and Spa ResortHilton Namhae Golf and Spa Resort presents a fall accommodation package available from Sept. 21 to Oct. 31. The all-inclusive package includes a one-...

Updated : 2014.09.19 20:41

Orthodontist finds new way to align molars without brackets

A Korean orthodontist has found a new way to align crooked molars without using metal brackets, allowing elderly patients to receive this particular orthodontic treatment ― which is often a requireme...

Updated : 2014.09.18 21:37

The art of reading trends

This is the 15th in a series highlighting women and their accomplishments in the various facets of the Korean entertainment industry. ― Ed. While you may be unfamiliar with the name Lee Shin, chances...

Updated : 2014.09.18 21:08

Peter Fonda’s ‘Easy Rider’ bike going to auction

NEW YORK (AP) ― The customized Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in “Easy Rider” has come to symbolize the counterculture of the 1960s. Now it’s for sale. The auction house Profiles in Hist...

Updated : 2014.09.18 21:05

Five reasons to visit Busan this fall

Busan, Korea’s second-largest city, nestled on the fascinating southern coast, has various attractions that beckon tourists all year round. They range from beautiful beaches and fresh local seafood t...

Updated : 2014.09.18 21:02

Journalist’s memoir lacks personal insight

Foreign Correspondent: A MemoirBy H.D.S. Greenway(Simon & Schuster)A memoir is defined as a written account in which someone describes past experiences. Longtime journalist David Greenway certainly do...

Updated : 2014.09.18 20:55

Professor looks at economics of slavery

The image of the genteel, benevolent Southern slave owner was the creation of early 20th century artists and writers like D.W. Griffith and Margaret Mitchell. Life on the antebellum plantation, they l...

Updated : 2014.09.18 20:52

‘Hold the Dark’ no simple crime story

Hold the DarkBy William Giraldi (Liveright) If dark, violent novels aren’t usually my cup of tea, why did “Hold the Dark” exert such a hold over me, right from the start? “Hold the Dark” begins...

Updated : 2014.09.18 20:46