Guide to Traditional Korean Homes Styles

wooden doors, stone walls, roof tiles, plants, trees, signages

The charming, environmentally friendly traditional Korean house, also known as Hanok (한옥 in the local language), is unique, simple, and harmonious but full of style. These houses were built in the 14th century, during the Joseon Dynasty. The typical architectures of South Korea have managed, albeit with some difficulty, to endure the … Read more

Korean Alphabet Day

Korean Alphabet Day

The Korean Alphabet Day is a celebration about the creation and proclamation of the Korean alphabet. It’s a national commemorative day in Korea, commemorating the invention and the proclamation of the alphabet for the Korean language by the 15th-century Korean monarch Sejong the Great. Korean Alphabet Day is celebrated in South Korea … Read more