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Events in Seoul This Week: 25th April - 2nd May

Events in Seoul This Week: 25th April – 2nd May

Hiya! More events will be added tomorrow. We’re waiting on some finer details. In the meantime, re-live a crazy dance party – soundtrack included - and learn to speak Korean through artistic means. Then check out our array of awesome events profiled this week. ONGOING Gwanghwamun International Art Festival Hosting over 400 artists from five continents, this...
Is Korea's Coffee Scene on the Verge?

Is Korea’s Coffee Scene on the Verge?

Dunkin Donuts is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year abroad and at home with special deals on donut sets that may be appearing in offices near you. The everyman’s rival brand to Starbucks, Dunkin Donuts trickled into Korea and other parts of Asia after the company went public in 2011. Economic pundits were skeptical the...
Events in Seoul This Week: April 11th - 18th

Events in Seoul This Week: April 11th – 18th

Spring? We think we jinxed it when we said it had already arrived in last Thursday’s events in Seoul post. Here are some street style pictures from Seoul Fashion Week to make up for it. ONGOING Cherry Blossoms are goooo. You’ll be able to head to different areas around Seoul and Korea for pinky-white floral...
Events in Seoul This Week: April 4th - 11th

Events in Seoul This Week: April 4th – 11th

We’re edging toward what is arguably the most-hyped, highly-anticipated, and much-needed event in Seoul for some time to come: Spring is here. The rumors appear to be true. When you’re not looking for a meadow or park bench to take your beer and banchan picnic, there is plenty going on to keep you in a...
5 Brands Getting a New Life in Korea

5 Brands Getting a New Life in Korea

Repurposing and reinterpretations of styles is one of the coolest things about looking at fashion on an international scale. Korean fashion is bursting with clever, and at times puzzling, reinterpretations of Western trends. What’s on the street back home – florals, high-top sneakers, Peter Pan collars, studs – have their own intensity and look in...
Events in Seoul This Week: March 14th - 21st 2013

Events in Seoul This Week: March 14th – 21st 2013

Before trailing further down the page to the events in Seoul this week, make sure you check out Diego Bisquerra’s photographs of some of Seoul’s skate community. Instead of focusing on the culture behind skateboarding Diego is more interested in capturing the action of the sport, and does so all in monochrome.  ONGOING St. Patrick’s...
Events in Seoul This Week: March 7th - 14th 2013

Events in Seoul This Week: March 7th – 14th 2013

Happy first week of March! We’re ecstatic that we can feel our feet again after the arduously long winter. As well as enjoying the slightly milder weather we’ve been looking ahead to St. Paddy’s Day, started getting excited for some of this summer’s festivals, got schooled on the best way to acquire a room at...
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Chincha is made up of several contributors. You can contact any of them by emailing . Please write their name in the subject of the email. Team Chincha  Loren co-founded Chincha and edits the site. She also copy edits for the JoongAng Daily, freelances and organises events. Contact her on or follow her on Twitter and Instagram. Tor is...