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On “The Shameful Reality of Tourism in Korea”

Even a year and a half after leaving Korea, there's a soft spot in my heart for the country. I wouldn't say I miss it, but I still see plenty of friends from Korea on Facebook. It's with that background that...
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Destination: Woori Bank Museum (central Seoul)

  Having recently re-visited the Bank Museum in downtown Seoul, I was happy to see it hadn't changed before making my way to Myeongdong and otherwise enjoying the area. It was a couple weeks...
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Revisited: Bank of Korea Museum (downtown Seoul)

Author's note: 'Revisited' posts are intended to be a fresh look at a place I've visited before. In many cases, it will have been years between visits, and offers a chance to see a place with a fresh set of...
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Destination: National Tax Museum (downtown Seoul)

Now that the end of the world has come and gone, the same two things in the world are certain: death and taxes. The first won't be happening for many decades from now, but the latter is a reality we all...
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Destination: Barterlines (Seoul, South Korea)

What is art worth? That's the question asked here - and a number of artists are participating in an exchange of value that remains to be quantified. Although it ends today (3 Feb 2013), Barterlines aims to...