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Lee Seung Bok Memorial with Seoul kids

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Su Hyeon; Haein’s best friend and Jun Su from Seoul came to visit us but now they brought another family with them. The other family has a small son called Kit Chan. He was so cute and amazingly funny. A 4D kid with a world of his own..hahaha. Su Hyeon wanted to have a snack (과자) party […]

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Jinbu Outing with Min Young

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Min Young, a 20 year old Seoulite came as a guest in Santisuk in late April. She rented the room for 50,000 won per night. However, surprisingly Nandida offered her to work with her for a year and study english with the wwoofers which was a great idea. Since then, we became good friends. These days […]

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5 days Market in Jinbu – 5 일 시장

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Mr Lee’s (Seoul) daughter was smitten by us. Su Hyon fell head over heel for Andy cause this was her first time mingling with foreigners. Me and Andy were tired of the Jinbu escapade the day before but this little angel insisted to go to Jinbu 5 days Market for some Jjin Pang. I was […]

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Jinbu Outing

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Nandida had visitors from Seoul; Mr Lee’s family from Songpa-gu on the weekend but Andy and me insisted to explore Jinbu eventhough the weather today felt like winter. I wish to see the cherry blossoms this spring but it seems so bleak now. Aigoo.. The snow drizzled lightly when we walked out of the house. […]

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I am now in Jinbu, South Korea

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My flight from KLIA took off at 23:30hrs on 17th Feb. It was a direct flight and the vessel was full. Nowadays the carrier consolidate their passengers to cut down the cost. Korean Airlines, Sri Lanka Airlines and Malaysia Airlines’s passengers were grouped together. We reached Incheon airport at 0650hrs. I took my time around […]

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Making Ondol and Jjimjilbang

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We helped Mr Lee to make Ondol and Jjimjimbang (or should it be Hwangtobang? hmm…). Mr Lee used yellow bean (soy bean) + sesame oil and strained the water with muslin and wiped it against the floor. His reason – the liquid will make the brown paper stronger. Our thought- that was so cool!! The […]

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Malaysian tourists in Santisuk

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We had 2 groups from Malaysia on 2 consecutive days. Boy, I was so glad cause I could eat sambal ketuk..yummy. Hae In so happy before the guests arrived The first group came too early, I was like speedy Gonzales. The Bibimbap. Sometimes we serve Bulgogi too. They were starving! Yeay!! come again! The clean […]

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Another day in Santisuk

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Dave helping the dad with the logs. He was trying too hard though..haha ^^ Me and Nandida making hotteok for lunch! Haha..my signature sign and Nandida too? Omomomomo… Kalo practising his kata. Hahah..that gay flower beanie! Mr Lee making some delicious soup. hairy balls against rice balls? Hmm..which one tastier? The door for our jjimjilbang