For two weeks out of the year, cherry blossoms make the Korean landscape a bit more magical. In a culture of selfie professionals, these two weeks bring a full-on cherry-blossom-selfie craze. So, while I am not usually one to hop on the lets-take-photos-of-flowers bonanza, I… Read More
Admittedly, Halloween in Korea is nothing like in the States. Traditionally, Halloween is not celebrated in Korea. However, with such a large population of foreigners (there are over 1 million of us in Seoul) we do more than an adequate job of getting down with… Read More
I should have learned my lesson at the Seoul Electronic Music Festival. Holga-ing while intoxicated = mostly a failure. It’s the changing of the film that gets me. Tuesday evening, we headed to Itaewon for 2-for-1 fish-n-chips at Wolfhound, a homey, Western-style Irish Pub. We… Read More
A role of highly inebriated, mostly black film, one decently interesting photograph from Crystal Castles and a creeper shot of girls waiting in line to go to the bathroom. Weird.
Vatos Tacos was recently opened in Itaewon, the most Americanized district in Seoul, by two dudes: one from Texas and one from California. Vatos Tacos serves honest-to-god, amazing tacos, drinks and other tex mex grub. Kimchi Carnitas Fries? Amazing. Braiased Carnitas? I ordered them twice… Read More