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Letter from Seoul: China and South Korea vs. Japan and North Korea?

We welcomed President Xi Jinping from China this week. It was the first visit by President Xi to Seoul after he took on the role as China's leader. China hopes to promote its benign image in South Korea (the Chinese First Lady Peng Liyuan certainly played her role) and to increase influence in the …

North Korea

Two Koreas make strides to talk the same language

The Korean People's Comprehensive Dictionary will iron out the differences between the North and South<p>Joo Yeon-ah did not realise how hard it would be to settle in South Korea. The 45-year-old defector says she was prepared for the dangerous journey out of North Korea, and the unfamiliarity of …

South Korea’s visa-free Jeju Island has become a Chinese tourism gold mine

Chinese tourists are heading to South Korea more than any other destination this year, according to travel agency Ctrip. That’s because political instability has turned many off Thailand, and China’s ties with South Korea have been warming.<p>But most of all there is the undeniable appeal of Jeju. The …

Tourism

Life in South Korean cities - share your pictures and stories

Whether you live in the bustling capital or somewhere lesser known, share your experiences of South Korea's urban hubs<p>It's South Korea week on Guardian Cities, as our resident urbanist Colin Marshall tours the country to explore its urban life.<p>But what are South Korea's cities like to live in? Is …

Busan, South Korea’s ‘city of tomorrow’, is most interesting for its past

An urbanist’s tour of South Korea, day 5: As a rare piece of territory not captured by the North during the Korean War, Busan offers a vibrant contrast to Seoul’s modernity. So why are former residents so dismissive of their home city?<p>Just as Changwon brands itself the ‘Young City’, other Korean …

South Korea in photos: 40 most beautiful places | CNN Travel

Frances Cha, for CNN • Updated 24th April 2015

South Korea

'Recklessness and Rebellion': Meet The Cool Kids of South Korea

From Kid Nostalgia<br>Sungjin Park<p>1 of 14<p>Collared shirts, pleated skirts, awkward haircuts, and acne, all these are present in South Korean photographer …

South Korea Building A Robot Themed Water Park

In news that made me question my belief that all water parks are either pirate or tropical island themed, South Korea has announced it's building a …

Gluten-Free Summer! 8 Amazing Recipes

The minds behind such beloved blogs as My New Roots and Gluten-Free Girl share their favorite warm-weather dishes.<p>Lasagna Without the Pasta

What are some healthy gluten-free grains, besides brown rice and quinoa?

<b>Question</b><p>I’m getting bored with brown rice and quinoa. What other healthy gluten-free grains do you recommend?<p><b>Answer</b><p>If you’re following a gluten-free diet, brown rice and quinoa are go-to grains for carbohydrate and fibre. If you’re in a rut, though, there are grain alternatives that also deliver on …

Nutrition

Try This Recipe for Gluten-Free Rice Crispy Treats

• Grease a 13 x 9-inch pan.<br>• Melt butter over low heat in a large pan.<br>• Add marshmallows to melted butter and stir over low heat until melted. Remove pan …

Easy dinner recipes: Three simple lentil ideas for Gluten-free Wednesday

Love lentils? When it comes to adding substance to a dish, you can't go wrong with these little legumes. They're packed with vegetable protein, just one reason they're so popular in vegetarian dishes. But that's not all. Lentils cook up quickly (faster than other legumes like peas or beans), and …

Dairy Free French Toast With Soy, Rice or Almond Milk

Traditional french toast recipes call for milk or cream and usually fry the toast in butter. This recipe has been revamped for dairy-free and …

Breakfast

How to Make Gluten-Free Fig Bars

Social media is weird. The other day a photo of Fig Newtons, of all things, came across my Facebook feed. A friend captioned it with, <i>My snack says I'm turning into my grandmother!</i> Looking at that photo, I realized that I missed Fig Newtons. The craving caught me a little by surprise because I …