Chuseok and the Korean tradition of sharing
By Honorary Reporter Andra Michaela Pena from Romania
Photos & illustrations = Korea.net, Andra Michaela Pena
Sharing is caring, something Koreans know well since the concept is deeply ingrained in the country's culture and history.
Chuseok, Korea's version of Thank...
Sep 20, 2021
President Moon leaves for NY to attend UN General Assembly
President Moon Jae-in and first lady Kim Jung-sook on the afternoon of Sept. 19 wave bye before boarding their flight from Seoul Airbase in Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do Province, to attend the 76th United Nations General Assembly in New York and visit Honolulu, Hawaii. (Yonhap News)
Sep 19, 2021
Traditional medicine doctor urges wider acceptance of her field
By Honorary Reporter Crystal Grant from U.S.
Photos = Crystal Grant
Traditional Korean medicine, or hanbang, is intertwined with Korean history and culture. For many Westerners and people unfamiliar with Eastern culture, an air of mystery surrounds the routines and practices ...
Sep 17, 2021