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Korean Grammar In Use – Korean Book Review

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If you ever step down in Korea and would like to purchase a book or two for self-learning Korean back home, I would suggest that you acquire these books (Beginner and Intermediate level). I just received mine today after purchasing it online last Friday. Normal delivery is within 1-3 days but was delayed due to […]

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How to buy cheap handphone in Korea

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I have my IPhone but it’s useless here so now it’s totally behaving like an ITouch. Arghh..but anyway my IPhone is still usable when there’s FREE Wifi signal around. I had been to KT and SK headquarter but they asked me to check with Celcom since my handphone is under contract and it might be […]

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Korea Rail Pass Travel

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Afri and I went to Busan and Gyeongju with Korea Rail Pass from 28th till 30th December 2011 and it was rather cheap for 2 pax of 3 days travel for about 76,100 won per pax (Saver classification). If you pay individually for Korea Rail Pass it would be 84,600 won for 3 days travel and […]

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How to Buy Winter Boots in Korea

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Recently as winter is becoming harsher as days go by in Seoul I was worried about the condition of my health particularly my feet. My feet stands at 265cm, so it is kinda hard to shop around for winter boots as on average the shoes size sold are normally up to 250cm. It took me […]

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How to Apply Visa to South Korea

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Finally, collected my visa from Korean Embassy in Ampang today. I wish there’s no processing fee like Japanese embassy but if this what it takes to study Korean, so be it. Nothing is free in life anyway. For Malaysians, you will need no visa to South Korea if you stay less than 90 days. Just […]

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How to Register for T’Way Airlines

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I’ve been comparing and searching every nook and cranny of all available flights in South Korea for the cheapest flight ticket to Jeju Island this November and found T’Way Airlines to be the cheapest! ^^ At the time of search; 15,000 won for one way. Before we book the ticket, let’s go the steps to […]

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How to go to Namsan Tower Cable Car Station

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You can either take the exit 2 or 3 from Myeongdong subway station. Then, walk pass 7-Eleven and GS-25 convenience stores on your right. Walk up the hill (enlarge the map to view the path clearly) until you find Namsan guesthouse 3, then Namsan guesthouse 2 and lastly A -Namsan guesthouse 1 (the furthest from Myeongdong […]

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Visit Korea app for Iphone and Android

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Check out KNTO I have not been checking KNTO site for a while now and was delighted to find a brilliant app from them for iphone and android smart phone users! It is basically the entire KNTO website in a mobile format. ^^ If you are an iphone user, download ‘Visit Korea’ from your AppStore or […]

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How to Wire Money to Korea

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I just get back from doing some banking stuff to reshuffle my financial plan and took the liberty to resolve my financial curiosity. Personally, I am comfortable using Maybank and Maybank2U for online banking and they do most of the job just fine. No issues from my end. The method and fees differs between banks so […]

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Youth Hostel Membership in Malaysia

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1 year membership: Junior (Between 12 and 17 years old) – RM30 Senior (18 years and above) – RM40 Lifetime membership´╗┐: RM300 Official website: http://www.myha.org.my/ Address: No. 1-7, Block B, Impian Kota Apartment, Jalan Manau off Jalan Kampung Attap, Kuala Lumpur. 50460 Malaysia Telephone: +603-22736870 / 71 Fax: +603-22741115 Membership application: http://www.myha.org.my/v2.1/content/view/89/66/ Hostel booking: http://www.hihostels.com/ Note: The […]

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How to find tour guides in Korea

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I know many who have doubts of traveling alone in non English speaking country like Korea. I assure you that you will be surprised cause most Koreans do understand English, mostly in the city. If you are not up to traveling alone or you are afraid of the language barrier, why not try any of these options […]