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Yet another round of travel rankings say Asia is so hot right now
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Yet another round of travel rankings say Asia is so hot right now

Seven out of top 10 busiest routes are in Asia. Guess which island is the most popular destination?
The Korean fighter's guide to tae kwon do and other martial arts
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The Korean fighter's guide to tae kwon do and other martial arts

Shape up, meditate and protect your honor with a Korean-style wallop
It's official: Jinro soju is the world's best-selling liquor
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It's official: Jinro soju is the world's best-selling liquor

Which makes Korea the world's drinking capital, obviously
6 crazy fun things to do in Korea this summer
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6 crazy fun things to do in Korea this summer

Slather a stranger in mud! Jump off a cliff! That's some of the fun -- and crazy -- in Korea this summer
How to be a Seoul local: 10 tips on faking it
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How to be a Seoul local: 10 tips on faking it

Essential shortcuts to make it appear like you've lived here forever
Korean Air to launch Incheon-Nairobi route this month
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Korean Air to launch Incheon-Nairobi route this month

First nonstop route to Kenya will take 13 hours on an Airbus 330-200
Don't say we didn't warn you: Korea's 5 spiciest dishes
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Don't say we didn't warn you: Korea's 5 spiciest dishes

Get ready to burn a hole in your gut and cry like a baby alongside our most fearless -- and slightly masochistic -- Korean foodie
Expert's guide to surviving a Korean drinking session
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Expert's guide to surviving a Korean drinking session

The trick to landing (or at least not blowing) that business deal? Observing these unspoken drinking customs
10 best Korean restaurants in Seoul
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10 best Korean restaurants in Seoul

We all know Korean food is good. Here are 10 Korean restaurants -- with the visuals, ambience and incomparable tastes -- where it's even better
Happy Rose Day, with love from Seoul
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Happy Rose Day, with love from Seoul

Because Koreans love giving away flowers almost as much as they love taking advantage of random marketing opportunities
Comical, creepy or kind of cool? A night in the countryside at 7 wacko Korean pensions
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Comical, creepy or kind of cool? A night in the countryside at 7 wacko Korean pensions

These Korean pensions are not in Seoul, but somewhere out there, with glow-in-the-dark walls, weird murals and beds shaped like beer cans, shoes and jail cells
British Airways heads back to Seoul after 14 years
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British Airways heads back to Seoul after 14 years

If nothing else, it's another set of in-flight menu options -- bangers and mash instead of bibimbap, anyone?
AirAsia Expedia CEO: Asians are spontaneous, smartphone-savvy, social travelers
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AirAsia Expedia CEO: Asians are spontaneous, smartphone-savvy, social travelers

But will Koreans go for Expedia's comparatively stark and simple site?
Citibank Korea globalizes all ATMs... spending money in Korea now even easier
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Citibank Korea globalizes all ATMs... spending money in Korea now even easier

Move means no more fees or exasperated ATM-kicking for foreign travelers at Citibanks throughout South Korea
10 reasons travelers can't keep away from Jeju Island
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10 reasons travelers can't keep away from Jeju Island

Sea-women, rapeseed fields, and the world's longest lava tube are just some of the reasons behind the island's explosive popularity
Jessica Alba's whirlwind tour of Seoul
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Jessica Alba's whirlwind tour of Seoul

"Sexiest Woman in the World" enjoys five hectic days of sightseeing, late-night shopping and soju-filled nightlife
Harnessing K-Pop for tourism
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Harnessing K-Pop for tourism

Following the lead of the Korean government, SM Entertainment leaps into travel industry
Flights rerouted as North Korea prepares to launch rocket
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Flights rerouted as North Korea prepares to launch rocket

At least seven airlines are adjusting flight paths through Southeast Asia over coming days to avoid possible debris from North Korea's satellite launch
Food map: Eat your way around Korea
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Food map: Eat your way around Korea

Follow this foodie's guide to find the best regional cuisine
Places Obama should visit in Seoul
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Places Obama should visit in Seoul

Short on time, high on impact: We'd take POTUS here
World’s 15 most expensive hotel suites
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World’s 15 most expensive hotel suites

Rooftop hottubs, bullet-proof windows and personal libraries are standard for the world's wealthiest hotel guests
Guide to pojangmacha: Why Koreans love drinking in tents
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Guide to pojangmacha: Why Koreans love drinking in tents

Korea's beloved street stalls are turning into pick-up bars and franchise chains
Hwanseon cave: Hiking with bats and Buddhas
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Hwanseon cave: Hiking with bats and Buddhas

A journey inside Korea's biggest limestone cave
Beyond Seoul: 19 reasons to explore Korea
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Beyond Seoul: 19 reasons to explore Korea

Where to find a ginseng spa, film a Korean drama and have coffee in a cave
Brazilian inventor designs mask to charge iPhones via breathing
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Brazilian inventor designs mask to charge iPhones via breathing

A green, geeky alternative to your all-in-one travel adaptor
Fun suitcases for every type of traveler
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Fun suitcases for every type of traveler

Some are fabulous. Some are functional. And some cost more than your airfare
Spa pensions: Koreans embrace a new way to endure freezing winters
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Spa pensions: Koreans embrace a new way to endure freezing winters

Cool designs and hot tubs make for an inspiring take on communal bathing
Gorgeous photo increases fury over Jeju Island blasts
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Gorgeous photo increases fury over Jeju Island blasts

As the Korean Defense Ministry clears land for a new naval base, one picture has islanders questioning why they chose such a beautiful spot
Asiana Airlines' cabin crews say 'no' to skirts
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Asiana Airlines' cabin crews say 'no' to skirts

Don't call them "trolley dollies" -- Asiana's female crew want to scrap outdated, sexist regulations on uniforms and more