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The Mysterious Fog On Mt. Cheonma, South Korea

During my travels across South Korea, I have spoken to countless energetic and passionate citizens who enthusiastically shared their life stories. The one that most fascinated me came from an elderly, who could actually be mistaken for a mid-20s adventurous male due to his livelihood. He spoke of […]

2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics

On July 6, 2011, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) elected PyeongChang, Republic of Korea  as the host city for the 2018 Winter Olympics. It was announced during the 123rd Session of the IOC General Assembly in Durban, South Africa, where the City of PyeongChang won by  63 votes, […]

Recycling in Korea

While growing up in Canada, I was encouraged and taught to recycle by guest speakers from environmental and government organizations. Recycling was so strongly emphasized during my youth education that even today, as a young adult, I am reluctant to dispose an empty can of pop into a […]

Your Journey to Korea begins at ICN

Your passenger flight finally arrives in Korea. After reaching upwards into the flight cabinet to grab your carry-on luggage, you are ready to disembark the aircraft. While passing through the sky bridge, one can see dozens of other aircraft from various worldwide corporations parked at nearby exit gates. […]

Commercial flight entering Republic of Korea airspace

Reminiscing on Korea-Canada Relations

25th June 1950, the Republic of Korea was in a time of devastating war, prompting the United Nations Security Council to pass  Resolution 82. This led to the first recorded United Nations armed intervention supported by sixteen countries. As a member country, 26 971 Canadians joined the mission […]