SHINee World V: Toronto 

On a sunny March day, Onew, Jonghyun, Minho, Key and Taemin flew from Incheon airport in Korea to Pearson airport in Toronto. The reason? To kickoff the start of their North American Tour. Some have been waiting for years, others for a couple of weeks. Finally, they’ve arrived. […]

A Beginning

Greetings, belatedly! My name is Sue, and I am one of many bloggers looking forward to contributing to the Korea-Canada Blog as @soothereal this year. I’ve never had an online platform to share my thoughts and experiences (made accessible to readers all over the world) before, and so please bear […]

Ma nuit au temple

Si je vous proposais de passer la nuit dans un endroit où vous devez dormir à même le sol, faire la vaisselle après chaque repas, et vous lever à 4 h du matin? C’est pourtant le séjour auquel je me suis inscrite de mon plein gré au temple bouddhiste Hwagyesa!

Technology in South Korea

I got my first flip phone when I was in grade 10. I was pretty cool for having a wireless device with me all the time. Just yesterday, I asked my grade 6 Sunday School students when they got their first phones and their answers ranged from grades […]

2017 Korean dramas: March edition

March is here and it is full of mysteries, time travel, music and ROMANCE (obviously). It includes a great lineup of amazing actors like Choi Jin Hyuk,  Lee Je hoon and the long-awaited return of the talented Lee Bo Young. Here is the list of what you should […]

KCC Event: Monthly K-Film Screening

Anyone in Ottawa craving for Korean movies on a big screen? 💻 The Korean Cultural Centre (KCC) invites you to its monthly K-Film screening! It is open to the public, but you do need to RSVP. The link to RSVP for each screening comes in KCC’s monthly newsletter, which you […]

Introducing Myself~

Hello all, it’s a pleasure to be making your acquaintance! My name is Abigail, a born and bred Canadian from the East Coast.  (I’m the girl in the middle of the cover photo~). I’m the eldest of three siblings, the only daughter, and the offspring of a Canadian […]

An Introduction

Hey everyone! My name is Emma – a.k.a. “emmamcorso” – and I’m so excited to be a part of the Korea-Canada Blog team this year! Before we delve into more complex topics, I figure we should start the year off right…with a post about me. So, without further […]

Teacher Talk #1- Meet The Teacher

    Welcome to the first edition of Teacher Talk- a new series on the Korea-Canada Blog where you’ll receive an inside scoop on teaching English in Korea, and everything that comes along with it. Expect a collection of stories and photographs, teaching and travel tips, as well […]