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Bongeunsa temple marks the Buddha's birthday

Bongeunsa temple marks the Buddha's birthday

One of Seoul's biggest temples offers an oasis of calm
The pensive moods of Jeju Island

The pensive moods of Jeju Island

Travel photographer Kyung-Woo Jun shows why the volcanic island is such a popular getaway spot
Introducing Seoul's new $230 million contemporary art museum

Introducing Seoul's new $230 million contemporary art museum

There are large expectations on the first national modern art museum in South Korea's capital in nearly 30 years
'Brilliant Cube' lights up Gangnam

'Brilliant Cube' lights up Gangnam

Comprising 576 clear LED poles, Gangnam's newest landmark is a giant kinetic sculpture
Historians clash with Olympians to preserve South Korean martial arts in Suwon

Historians clash with Olympians to preserve South Korean martial arts in Suwon

CNNGo reader Derek Winchester looks at the Suwon Citizen’s festival, which in October will recreate various martial arts from South Korean history
South Korea's No. 1 national treasure reopens after five years
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South Korea's No. 1 national treasure reopens after five years

Seoul's 600-year-old Great Southern Gate burned to the ground in an arson attack. A $23 million makeover has brought it back to life
Seoul's Ewha and Hongdae: Fashion-friendly buys at student-friendly prices

Seoul's Ewha and Hongdae: Fashion-friendly buys at student-friendly prices

Head to Ewha and Hongdae in the South Korean capital for cool, original accessories and a thumping nightlife experience
The Rocktigers: Killing what's wrong in South Korea's music industry

The Rocktigers: Killing what's wrong in South Korea's music industry

CNNGo reader Rob McGovern is captivated by the "feisty, sexy, energetic" Rocktigers from South Korea, and predicts they will soon go international, including in the United States
Not a football fan? Celebrate gay pride in Seoul instead

Not a football fan? Celebrate gay pride in Seoul instead

While football fans paint the town red, CNNGo reader Kyle Burton will be painting it in rainbows as he heads to the Korean capital's gay pride parade on June 12
10 things South Korea does better than anywhere else

10 things South Korea does better than anywhere else

Tech culture, female golfers, working late -- here's how a small country leads the world in so many categories
World's 12 best shopping cities

World's 12 best shopping cities

We've done your Christmas homework for you. Save your shopping for your next trip to these consumer havens
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