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  • Wearing hanbok for Seollal: Lunar New Year

    여러분 새해 복 많이 받으세요~! Happy New Lunar Year everyone!!   Like many east Asian countries, Korea celebrates the Lunar New Year (Seollal). Korean New Year lasts for three days, (New Year’s Eve, New Years…

    January 28, 2017
  • Saturday is Art Day #2

      Hi Guys, it’s Yemmi, I saw a lot of art when I was in Korea. Enough to make another post dedicated to it. This ‘Saturday art day’ actually happened before the events of…

    August 29, 2016
  • Bundang 맛집 [Matjib]: Yemmi Loves Cafes #5

    Story time!!! After Spring semester finished, I actually moved from Seoul to the near city of Seongnam in Gyeonggi-do, it’s basically still Seoul but is classed as a different area and is the second…

    August 25, 2016
  • DORE DORE Cafe: Yemmi Loves Cafes #4

    Hi Guys, it’s Yemmi, This cafe is throughout instagram and known for having extravagant cakes. They have various locations around Korea, though most are in Seoul I believe. I visited the Seoul Station branch…

    July 11, 2016
  • 치맥/ChiMaek- Chicken and Beer?

    Chicken and Beer? Hi Guys, it’s Yemmi, When the weather gets sunny and bright and beautiful again, one the most popular things to do, especially at the weekend, or evenings, is to go down…

    July 2, 2016
  • Saturday is Art Day #1

    Despite going to a lot of museums and galleries this semester, I haven’t done a full post on them specifically; rather I incorporated my visits into larger blog posts about my life in general.…

    June 28, 2016
  • Life from another perspective: Studying in Seoul

      (A few months ago I wrote an article I for my university magazine about studying abroad. With only 6 weeks left before I fly back to the UK I feel more than ever the pressing of time. The following…

    May 23, 2016
  • Children’s Day and Parents Day: A Holiday Weekend

    Hi Guys, it’s Yemmi! So this week we got an extra long weekend thanks to Children’s Day (5th May) falling on Thursday this year, Parents’ Day (8th May) and a tempoarary holiday declared by the government on Friday. (Hooray~) Unfortunately,…

    May 8, 2016