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Did You Know? Anne Curtis Was 5 Months Pregnant When She Met Gong Yoo

I witnessed their meeting in Seoul. Let me tell you how it happened!
It was a chilly November when I first met Anne Curtis in person—we were at a brunch buffet at the posh Shilla Hotel in Seoul. We were both flown in by Louis Vuitton for the luxury house's flagship store opening and presentation
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Places I'd Love to Visit Again When I Go Back to South Korea

From classic tourist destinations to underrated spots.
On February 26, the Philippines imposed travel restrictions on South Korea because of COVID-19. That was also the day I was flying home from Seoul, so I guess you could say I was one of the last few people who got to travel
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Oh No! Lee Jong Suk's Cafe in Seoul Will Be Closing Down Soon

Its last day of operations will be on September 14, which is the actor's birthday.
If you’re a huge fan of K-drama actor Lee Jong Suk (While You Were Sleeping, Pinocchio, W: Two Worlds), then for sure you’re well aware that he’s also the proud owner of a café called 89 Mansion. The two-floor café located along
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There's a "Purple Island" in South Korea and It's Totally Stunning

WOW!
There’s a new attraction in South Korea that's currently making waves on social media—and it’s a majestic, purple-hued wonderland! Dubbed the Purples Isles or Purple Island, it’s located in Sinan County in the South Jeolla Province of South Korea. The local county reportedly
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10 Iconic K-Drama Filming Locations Every Fan Should Know

Any ultimate K-drama fan will recognize these places in an instant.
It’s no secret that the K-Drama wave has taken over not only our hearts but all our free time too. We’re definitely not complaining. But aside from fawning over our favorite Korean actors, and their outfits, onscreen, our obsession with their drama
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South Korea to Replace Social Distancing with "Routine-Life Distancing"

The country is gearing up for the new normal after COVID-19.
South Korea is preparing to bring back some semblance to normalcy for its citizens. Starting Wednesday, May 6, 2020, the country is set to relax their social distancing rules and switch to "routine-life distancing" instead, given how its government efforts were able
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11 Filming Locations in "Itaewon Class" for the Ultimate Fan

Mostly found in Itaewon, obviously.
There’s no denying the success of webtoon-based Korean drama Itaewon Class. Its last episode garnered its highest TV rating, averaging a viewer rating of 16.5 percent nationwide as per Nielsen Korea’s statistics. Thanks to this feat, the series currently holds the second
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The "Train to Busan 2: Peninsula" Trailer Is Here and We're Getting Goosebumps

The monumental, high-adrenaline zombie tale is about to pick up where it left off four years ago.
There's no denying that South Korea's film industry is on a roll: Bong Joon Ho's Parasite very famously bagged the big awards at the 2020 Oscars and K-dramas aren't letting up as an almost-peerless international phenomenon. Oh, and remember how the first chapter of Train to
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Filipinos Are Now Allowed to Travel Again to South Korea

The Philippines has lifted COVID-19 travel ban to South Korea with the exception of North Gyeongsang province.
After a short-lived travel ban, Filipinos can once again include South Korea in their vacation plans. As reported by CNN yesterday, March 3, the said restriction has now been lifted by the Inter-agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases, with the exception of
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The Philippines Officially Bars Filipinos from Traveling to South Korea

It's a protective measure against the rapidly-spreading COVID-19.
UPDATE: As of Wednesday, February 26,  Malacañang Palace has declared that the Philippines is officially barring its citizens from traveling to South Korea as a protective measure against the COVID-19, which is spreading like wildfire in the East Asian nation.Only exempted from