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Jeju: Asia's new best weekend getaway?
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Jeju: Asia's new best weekend getaway?

Phuket has a new rival -- the "Hawaii of Korea"
25 best foods for summer
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25 best foods for summer

Hurry up and read this story before it melts all over your hands!
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
Korean president dismantles coast guard after ferry disaster

Korean president dismantles coast guard after ferry disaster

Park Geun-hye weeps during speech to the nation and apologizes for not being able to protect the people
Psy named South Korea tourism ambassador
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Psy named South Korea tourism ambassador

He made the district of Gangnam the hottest keyword last year. Can he do the same for the rest of the country?
South Korea ferry captain charged with murder

South Korea ferry captain charged with murder

The Sewol ferry captain and three crew members could face the death penalty if convicted, other crew members face charges of abandonment
Crew change: Asiana flight attendants win fight against 'skirts-only' rule
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Crew change: Asiana flight attendants win fight against 'skirts-only' rule

Skirts-only uniform ruled discriminatory by South Korean human rights commission
Complete Korean cosmetics shopping guide
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Complete Korean cosmetics shopping guide

The most coveted souvenirs from the land obsessed with snail guts, vibrating foundation ... and beauty
South Korean president apologizes for response to ferry sinking

South Korean president apologizes for response to ferry sinking

Park Geun-hye admitted "insufficiency in efforts" to prevent the Sewol ferry tragedy
Cell phone video captures uncertainty on Korean ferry

Cell phone video captures uncertainty on Korean ferry

Officials recover the confused and desperate final moments from one teenage victim's phone
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
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