[Culture] Coming-of-age Day

As you are already aware of, yesterday was the coming-of-age day (성년의날) in Korea. In Korea, the Monday of the third week of May is mark as the “Coming-of-age Day” where the men and women turning 20 years old in Korea celebrate their passage from childhood to adulthood. The “Coming-of-age”…

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Catch Comic Martial Arts: JUMP in Singapore!

You don’t have to travel all the way to Korea to watch one of Korea’s most famous non-verbal performance. The non-verbal performance “JUMP” is heading to our Singapore shores for the third time this coming August. For the period of 12 – 15 August 2011, JUMP will be staging 4…

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[KTO] Music Core – U-Kiss ‘0330’ comeback

There are four main Music Shows that will be aired on Korea’s TV station every week namely M!Countdown, Music Bank, Music Core and Inkigayo. During my trip back to Seoul in March, I’ve decided to attend one of these music shows and I’ve went to 2 April 2011 recording of…

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[KTO] Celebrity Restaurants in Seoul

Everyone enjoys dining out and celebrities are no exception. Celebrities in Korea mainly head to restaurants near broadcasting stations for a quick meal between takes or for a dinner party with their staff afterwards. That way, they don’t have to travel far and it is convenient to go as a…

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[KTO] Heading to Korea this Spring?

It’s the time of year where the Spring holidays are nearing once again! For those of you intending to travel to Korea this Spring and have not book your air tickets yet, here’s a little treat for you! Price Breaker.com is offering Pre-NATAS promotion for air tickets to Seoul by…

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[KTO] Mini Experience of Seollal at Korea Plaza

Seollal (설날), commonly known as Korean New Year, other than being the most important of the traditional Korean holidays, is undoubtedly Koreans’ favourite festival too. Koreans usually celebrate two New Years – the Solar New Year Day on 1st Jan and the Korean New Year following the Lunar Calendar. As…

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[KTO] JUMP Performance

Besides New York and Paris, Seoul has its own fair share of top rated performance. Even though you don’t know the Korean language you can still get to enjoy watching one of the few non-verbal performances. One such performance is JUMP the Comic Martial Arts Performance. JUMP the Comic Martial…

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