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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
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
Seoul offers shopping, travel discounts to foreigners
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Seoul offers shopping, travel discounts to foreigners

Airport train fares, hotels and shops go on sale for the month of August
Gallery: South Korea through the eyes of foreigners

Gallery: South Korea through the eyes of foreigners

Last month, 50 foreign photographers living in South Korea shared their favorite pictures of the country in an exhibition in Seoul. Here are the best
Seoul unveils $451 million 'spaceship' landmark

Seoul unveils $451 million 'spaceship' landmark

Seoul Fashion Week is inaugural event at the new Dongdaemun Design Plaza
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
Interview: PSY on 'Gangnam Style,' posers and that hysterical little boy

Interview: PSY on 'Gangnam Style,' posers and that hysterical little boy

He's 34, slightly rotund, and happy to laugh at himself and others -- this is the K-Pop star seemingly taking over the world
Is this the world's most awesome taxi?
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Is this the world's most awesome taxi?

Korean "garden taxi" has massage seats, karaoke machine, running fountain and big plans to take over Seoul
Asia's 10 greatest street food cities
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Asia's 10 greatest street food cities

Penang, Bangkok, Singapore, Hanoi, more -- the best street dishes from the best foodie cities