South Korea

Gamcheon: Is this Asia's artsiest town?

Gamcheon: Is this Asia's artsiest town?

Unusual art turns a former slum into a beautiful pastel palette -- Busan's fascinating art village
Gallery: Bracing for Bangkok floods

Gallery: Bracing for Bangkok floods

Ahead of expected floods, many are stockpiling water and food. Others are carrying on with life as usual
Gallery: How to take stunning city photographs

Gallery: How to take stunning city photographs

Seven tips from a landscape photographer
Temple stay: 48 hours at Sudeoksa Temple

Temple stay: 48 hours at Sudeoksa Temple

After this Korean spiritual sleepover, you may never want to leave the mountains
Gallery: Filthy fun at annual mud festival

Gallery: Filthy fun at annual mud festival

Launched to promote the cosmetic benefits of the local mud, the South Korean fest has become an annual frenzy
Seoul's 6 best interior designs

Seoul's 6 best interior designs

Six stylish Seoul shops with eye-candy interiors
Mermaids, abalone and a very local breakfast in South Korea

Mermaids, abalone and a very local breakfast in South Korea

Busan's surprising breakfast staple is also a great introduction to a shrinking breed of lady divers
Gallery: 9 new geoparks endorsed by UNESCO

Gallery: 9 new geoparks endorsed by UNESCO

A glacier-covered volcano, 200-meter-high cliffs and other natural beauties have joined a UN-backed geopark list
Top 10 South Korean fashion brands

Top 10 South Korean fashion brands

From loud street style to runway chic, these 10 South Korean fashion brands are defining Asia's trendiest looks
Korea's most outrageous sauna: Spa Land Centum City

Korea's most outrageous sauna: Spa Land Centum City

Everything in Busan is better than you think it's going to be, starting with this gigantic, modern jjimjilbang
Daegu IAAF World Athletics Championships in pictures

Daegu IAAF World Athletics Championships in pictures

The coolest photographic roundup of the world's best athletes competing this week
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