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'Violent' director's crowd sourcing film

'Violent' director's crowd sourcing film

Renowned for depictions of violence, the director of "Oldboy" talks about his upbeat vision for a crowd-sourced movie about Seoul.
13 things you've got to do in Seoul
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13 things you've got to do in Seoul

If you don't believe Seoul is one of the world's great cities, you haven't experienced this 'best of' whirlwind of shopping, culture, food and photos. Lots of photos
Tim Burton's 'nightmares' become hit museum exhibit
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Tim Burton's 'nightmares' become hit museum exhibit

"Frankenweenie," Oompa Loompas and a lost Disney film come together for the Seoul leg of the hit MoMA show
Seoul Convention Bureau jumps on 'Gangnam Style'
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Seoul Convention Bureau jumps on 'Gangnam Style'

Official agencies add itineraries and launch contests to lure travelers to previously overlooked Gangnam area
Conrad Seoul opens in Korea
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Conrad Seoul opens in Korea

For business travelers sick of competing for hotel rooms with tourists
Build it and they will come? Korea's whopping US$275 billion tourism city plan
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Build it and they will come? Korea's whopping US$275 billion tourism city plan

Mammoth new tourism hub 8City will be three times the size of Macau and shamelessly aimed at Chinese tourists
7 gorgeous Korean mountain hikes
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7 gorgeous Korean mountain hikes

Hiking some of Korea's mountain tracks is a visual treat in fall and winter
How a former Korean CIA building became Seoul's most underrated accommodations
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How a former Korean CIA building became Seoul's most underrated accommodations

Seoul Youth Hostel: The country's scariest office building is now trying to be a peppy YMCA
Chinese tourists now No. 1 in Korea. Not all are happy
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Chinese tourists now No. 1 in Korea. Not all are happy

Complaints of misadventure and mistreatment as Korea joins a list of nations struggling to handle the growth of inbound Chinese tourists
The real Gangnam Style: Beauty Belt, wedding town, 24-hour culture
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The real Gangnam Style: Beauty Belt, wedding town, 24-hour culture

Five quirky trademarks of the "Beverly Hills of Korea"
Korean palaces extend opening hours into the night
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Korean palaces extend opening hours into the night

Ancient palaces illuminated at night -- just think of all the photo ops
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