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Rescue operation as South Korean passenger ship sinks

Rescue operation as South Korean passenger ship sinks

A South Korean ship, with around 450 passengers on board, is sinking off the country's southwest coast
Seoul unveils $451 million 'spaceship' landmark

Seoul unveils $451 million 'spaceship' landmark

Seoul Fashion Week is inaugural event at the new Dongdaemun Design Plaza
Gallery: 40 most beautiful places in South Korea

Gallery: 40 most beautiful places in South Korea

Here are the places where travel photographers fall in love, then go back to again and again
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
Cute thing of the day: South Korean Christmas penguin march

Cute thing of the day: South Korean Christmas penguin march

If you missed it, you missed it. December 20 was the last day for an adorable Christmas penguin display. But we have the pics for posterity
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
In photos: 3,000 Korean housewives, 250 tons of kimchi

In photos: 3,000 Korean housewives, 250 tons of kimchi

Armed with aprons, rubber gloves and sanitary shower caps, a horde of Korean housewives brought in the kimchi season with a mass cabbage-stuffing event
Gallery: 10 scariest places in Asia

Gallery: 10 scariest places in Asia

Robert Joe, host of National Geographic's "I Wouldn't Go In There," takes us in there
Complete Seoul business travel guide

Complete Seoul business travel guide

Etiquette, tricky addresses, best hotels by business hub. Here's what many business travelers wish they'd known before arrival
South Korea's first nude beach announced

South Korea's first nude beach announced

Gangwon Province eyes clothes-free options in attempt to attract tourists

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