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7 things to do this winter in and around Seoul – Go beyond the Capital

October 18, 2010

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5) Go Beyond the Capital Dwarfed as it is by China to its North and Japan to its South-East, and portrayed in an old saying as being a shrimp between whales, it’s no wonder that many South Koreans think that their country is ‘small’, and I generally laugh at this considering where I come from. However, it is true that […]

Beyond Seoul – Chuncheon

April 3, 2010

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Original post, February 15 2009 The approximately two-and-a-half-hour train to Chuncheon, East of Seoul, took me for the first time away from the comforts of the capital. It took me past an endless wall of misty mountains, street lights in the shape of ducks, (with the plastic head and all and the actual lamp being […]