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Great Expectations – Korean Culture Scene

Posted in Daegu Happenings, Korean Culture with tags , , , on October 17, 2010 by Gina

Andong MaskDance Festival, Korea

As the months are ticking away and we’ve found ourselves with only 4 more to go, we decided to try and explore more of what Korea has to offer. So in the past 3 weeks we have gone to the Andong MaskDance Festival, I went to the Jinju Lantern Festival, and we went to see a German rendition of A Midsummer Night’s Dream ballet. There were some busts – like the lack of actual masks, or maskdances at the MaskDance Festival, and sleeping in a crowded jimjilbang for the first time. But the bright lights of Jinju and a night of amazing, inexpensive theater reminded me Korea has much to offer if you dig a little deeper.

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It’s been a while…

Posted in Daegu Happenings, Korean Culture, Outdoors with tags , , on May 9, 2010 by Gina

So I know we haven’t posted anything in a week or so, guess we’ve just been feeling lazy. And I am going to be even more lazy right now by instead of writing a blog post myself, directing you to a friend’s blog who has written about our lovely day at the jimjilbang, and stealing others’ photos from our day in the park.

Check out a post about our girls day in a jimjilbang (spa) by Suseong Lake.

Here are some pictures of Children’s Day. We had a day off from work and spent it in a park playing frisbee, drinking, eating, listening to other talented EPIKers play music, and doing a whole lot of nothing. Beautiful day.

Duryu Park, Daegu South Korea

Duryu Park, Daegu South Korea

Duryu Park, Daegu South Korea

Duryu Park, Daegu South Korea

Duryu Park, Daegu, South Korea

Duryu Park, Daegu, South Korea

We will return to regular blog posts shortly. 🙂