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An interview with the Korean Buddhism expert

News
July 28, 2014

CHEONAN, South Korea -- American David A. Mason has lived in Korea for over 30 years. Much of that time has been dedicated to the study of Korean Buddhism and the exploration of the country's sacred sites. Mason first became interested in...

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An Oasis out of the ashes

Travel
July 29, 2014

“You cannot drive down the mountain road. Ever,” warned Mr. Lee, the owner of a Jeju scooter shop, as he used a red marker to highlight the treacherous, serpentine highway cutting through the middle of the island. It seemed this rule might be in...

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With the big summer beach season here, Haeundae is taking no chances on unwelcome visitors from the sea.

Haeundae installs shark deterrent devices

News
July 25, 2014

Special shark deterrent devices have been installed just off of Haeundae beach by the government to ensure the ocean predators keep a safe distance from the city’s busy beaches during the high season.

The systems are designed to repel the...

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