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My paradise: Comfort in Kunsan

Travel
February 27, 2017
Kunsan isn’t the horrible, remote assignment that people make it out to be. Kunsan is remote, it is more country than Seoul, but it is also full of splendor.

Big screens, big drinks, big action: Shenanigans Pub (Itaewon)

Restaurant Guide
February 27, 2016
Shenanigans Pub prides itself on reminding its regulars of their favorite watering holes from Europe or North America.
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How to…Survive K-pop Spinning

News
February 25, 2017
Bright, flashing strobe lights. Boisterous, deafening K-pop music. Frenzied, accelerating dance moves. Sweaty, dehydrating bodies. Sounds like the inside of a Korean night club,...
A paddleboarder heads out with his dog at Waikiki Beach. (Brian J. Cantwell/The Seattle Times/TNS)

Waikiki offers fun for young and old(er)

Travel
February 24, 2017
If you consider yourself a traveler rather than a tourist, you might tend to avoid Waikiki Beach. It’s too commercial. Overcrowded. Too much of a South Seas cliche.

Doing the spas in Korea

Travel
February 24, 2017
Spas, jjimjilbang, public baths, steam baths… Whatever you call them, they’re wonderful.

Dude! Get off base and enjoy the festivals!

Travel
February 25, 2017
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