Local traditions and culture in South Korea

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    Street Games

    by MacPac Written Feb 6, 2004

    There are many games on the street to play for about 300 won. This is my daughter trying to bash the squirrels. There are also video games and punching games too.

    My daughter bashing the squirrels.
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    kimchi making course

    by sunnywong Written Dec 6, 2002

    Preparation of ingredients - pears, onions, spring onions, garlic, shrimps... for making kimchi. As traditional, all Korean females much learn how to make kimchi before they get marry.

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    If you get an invitation from...

    by paintbrother Written Aug 25, 2002

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    If you get an invitation from a korean for chusok(korean thanksgiving)take this chance and go for it.
    It was my first real korean life and culture experience.A lot of yummie food.

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    The lines, colors, symbols...

    by kgurl Written Aug 25, 2002

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    The lines, colors, symbols and

    motifs used in Korean art

    and architecture tell much of

    Korean culture.

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    While in Osan, I visited a...

    by tiirrep Written Aug 24, 2002

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    While in Osan, I visited a Buddist Temple which was only a 10 minute drive from the front gate. I was amazed at how colorfully it was decorated and took many photos of the place.

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    Inside the city of Seoul there...

    by Bodhran Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Inside the city of Seoul there are museums and parks of cultural interest. Youngest person bows the lowest when meeting someone. Picture of my husband taking a winter walk.

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