South Korean Sewol Ferry Disaster Information / Updates

South Korean #Sewol Ferry Disaster Information / Updates

Sewol Ferry Rescue - Early Stages

Sewol Ferry Sinking - South Korea

Firstly we’d like to say our hearts go out to those affected by this terrible accident. This post will focus on the facts of the situation and we’ll try and not let personal feelings and emotions get in the way (although that’s tough). Also although we’ll try and update the information to the best of our abilities, we’re not a news broadcaster and so we’ll link some below so you can build a full…

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Myeongdong Corporation Skyline - Photo Wednesday

Myeongdong Corporation Skyline – Photo Wednesday

Myeongdong Banking Skyline - Seoul

Myeongdong Banking Skyline - Seoul

This weeks Photo Wednesday was taken in Myeongdong, Seoul. The picture shows some of the big Korean banks offices (as well as other large businesses). Myeongdong is a popular shopping area and therefore it makes sense to have a few banking options in the same area. This area is right between the Myeongdong Shopping Area, Traditional Insa Dong as well as Dongdaemun and City Hall. Of course there…

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Trying out OBs new British style Ale #Aleston #KoreanBeer

Trying out OBs new British style Ale #Aleston #KoreanBeer

"Without You" by Mad Clown feat. Hyolyn - KPOP Song of the Week

"Without You" by Mad Clown feat. Hyolyn - #KPOP Song of the Week

Mad Clown Without You - Mad Clown

Hello and welcome to this weeks Modern Seoul KPOP Song of the Week, the second for April 2014. This week we’ve chosen the new release from Mad Clown (매드클라운) which features Sistar KPOP idol Hyolyn (효린). The song is titled “Without You” (견딜만해) and it was released back on Thursday April 3rd. Since then it has been viewed around 475,000…

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A nice plate of Meats at the local Korean BBQ Buffet :) #Firstofmany

A nice plate of Meats at the local Korean BBQ Buffet :) #Firstofmany

K League Classic 2014 Round 8 (Previews, Predictions and Results)

#KLeague Classic 2014 Round 8 (Previews, Predictions and Results)

K League Classic 2014 Round 8

K League Classic 2014 Round 8

The K League Classic has now passed the one month stage and we move into Round 8. The teams for the most part seem to have settled down nicely. Of course some teams are doing better than expected whilst others less so. Also just like last week we’re separating the K League Classic and K League Challenge into 2 separate posts. For details on the K League Challenge 2014 Round 4 please CLICK HERE.

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K League Challenge 2014 Round 4 (Previews, Predictions and Results)

#KLeague Challenge 2014 Round 4 (Previews, Predictions and Results)

K League Challenge 2014 Round 4

K League Challenge 2014 Round 4

The K League Challenge moves in round 4 of the 2014 season and the teams both old and new have started to settle into the new season. Once again like last week we’re trying something a little different and doing separate posts for the K League Classic and K League Challenge.

The K League Classic Round 8 details PLEASE CLICK HERE.

Before looking at the previews and predictions for this weeks…

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Walking around a beautiful Cherry Blossom lined park in Wolmido / 월미도

Walking around a beautiful Cherry Blossom lined park in Wolmido / 월미도

Queen’s Ale - High Quality Korean Beer?

Queen’s Ale - High Quality Korean #Beer?

Queens Ale Korean Beer - 330ml

Queens Ale Korean Beer - 330ml

When you think of Korean Beer the words High & Quality don’t normally spring to mind. Cheap, Light and Affordable maybe a little higher up the list. However the people over at Hite Jinro (with help from a Danish company) have made Queen’s Ale which which just might have lifted the bar.

Queen’s Ale is just as described a more British Style Ale, and it comes in two forms. Firstly you have Blonde…

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View Over Downtown Incheon - Photo Wednesday

View Over Downtown Incheon – Photo Wednesday

Downtown Incheon Skyline - Dowon

Downtown Incheon Skyline - Dowon

This weeks Photo Wednesday was taken in Downtown Incheon (North Western South Korea). As you can see in the Picture downtown Incheon is similar to many Korean cities mixing older style houses and apartments with the newer and larger apartments. Everything is tight together and sadly there is little green open space. This is maybe the oldest area of Incheon and hasn’t changed a lot in the past 20…

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