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Chinchagram: autumn/ fall

Chinchagram: autumn/ fall

Korean Octobers are absolutely gorgeous. The brightly colored leaves and the crisp, clean fall air give everybody one more chance to play outside before the winter hibernation. And of course, October means Halloween fun! This month’s Chinchagram contest theme was Fall/Autumn. As always, we received lots and lots of great submissions but this winning picture...

Korean Autumn

Unlike in Korea, my hometown doesn’t experience seasons. In San Diego, we call it winter when we have to wear a jacket at night and pull the umbrella out of the closet for a bit of use. We know its autumn when Starbucks is offering pumpkin spice lattes. While having the privileges to enjoy the...

Seoraksan

Autumn does not last long in Korea; most of you have probably noticed the drop in temperature this week. This means it’s time to wrap up and climb a mountain while you still can leave your cozy apartment (I see some of you shaking your heads in disagreement already). There are not as many some...

Buamdong (부암동)

Buamdong (부암동) is a quiet yet famous area in Northern Seoul, located in a valley between the two mountains of Inwangsan and Bugaksan. It is an incredibly picturesque place and a very welcome break from the hectic atmosphere of downtown Seoul. Get in a taxi for fifteen minutes and it feels as though you have...