Gift From Korea Tourist Organization

I am very grateful for this Welcome Kit from Korea Tourist Organization. There is a water bottle and a phone charger! Image Courtesy of Wikipedia The Korea Tourism Organization is an organization of the Republic of Korea under the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. It is commissioned to promote the country’s tourism industry. Wikipedia Follow Chocoviv’s… Continue reading Gift From Korea Tourist Organization

Quick Trip To Korea Circa 2008

In 2008, our family made a side trip to South Korea to visit a family member who was working there. It was because of this trip that I fell in love with the Korean hot sauce, gochujang. Flying Korean Air “Gochujang or red chili paste is a savory, sweet, and spicy fermented condiment made from… Continue reading Quick Trip To Korea Circa 2008

Netflix Series: Mystic Pop-Up Bar

Image Courtesy of Wikipedia Summary A young man (Kang-bae) who had the unfortunate power to get others to pour out their grudges to him, wandered into a mysterious pop-up bar ran by a dream-reader (Wol-joo) and her after-life police officer partner (Chief Gwi). Together they worked together to help others resolve grudges. Themes 1) everyone… Continue reading Netflix Series: Mystic Pop-Up Bar

K-Beauty Trip To Korea 2019

Two years ago, I was lucky enough to obtain a ticket to this Korean Beauty Event. So, when I saw the notice to register for this year’s event, I immediately signed up! The ticket said that the first 300 attendees would receive a gift bag too! I arrived 40 minutes earlier and the line ups… Continue reading K-Beauty Trip To Korea 2019

Netflix Review: Rookie Historian, Goo Hae Ryung

I enjoy historical series of ancient Korea. So even though I am not familiar with the actors and actresses in it, I saw the synopsis and I knew I needed to watch it. Summary It began with Goo Hae Ryung, as a highly educated noble lady, who refused to get married to just any man.… Continue reading Netflix Review: Rookie Historian, Goo Hae Ryung