Tagged: Celebration

Hallie & Jae-oo Happy Anniversary 6

The Romantic Korean Pt. 1

I was recently writing up an article for Groove Magazine on the unofficial couple’s holidays of Korea and it got me thinking about how romantic...

Busan, Korea: Seollal, Lunar New Year, Charye Ceremony, Jesa Table Setting 11

How To Set The Table for Jesa

On Seollal, before anything else, family members awake very early to cleanse themselves and dress in nice clean clothes. They may even wear a Hanbok, a traditional Korean style of clothing. Next, the table will be set. The table setting varies from region to region and family to family, but there are some basic rules that are followed everywhere.

Busan, Korea: Seollal, Lunar New Year, Charye Ceremony, Jesa Table Setting 0

What To Do If You’re Staying In Seoul for Seollal!

No matter what the people do, the city of Seoul ends up much quieter than normal and the busy fast paced city comes to a bit of a wanderer’s pace. Restaurants that are usually open 24 hours a day may not open at all so if you’re staying in the city, plan ahead, stock up on food and drink and enjoy some quiet time in the city and maybe make plans to head out to one of these places that WILL be open.

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas From My Family to Yours Twas Christmas morning and all through the house were the sounds of laughter and glee from me, to...