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Exploring Korea: 3 cool activities to try in Gyeongju

Gyeongju City, known as the capital of the ancient kingdom of Silla (57 BC-935), is a unique destination brimming with UNESCO World Heritage sites.

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Exploring Korea: Tongyeong and Admiral Yi Sun-sin in Gyeongsang-do

Hansando Island is only accessible by ferry and its Maritime National Park is a top spot for some great ocean views.

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Exploring Korea: Walk, talk with animals at Alpaca World

Are you stationed or living in South Korea and are in need of doing something other than eating Korean BBQ, Kimchi, or touring one of the millions of temples spread across the peninsula?

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Exploring Korea: Visiting 3 terrific temples in one weekend

I’ve discovered 3 temples within a day-trip’s length of Osan Air Base that all offer distinct differences and unique experiences when compared. And the best part: you can see all three in a single weekend–read on!


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Stars and Stripes wants your travel story for Destination Paradise magazine

It’s time to book your flights and pack your bags to go on your next adventure! We know you love to travel as much as we do and your post in the Pacific provides great access to all the beautiful countries you never imagined you’d get to see.

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Shopping in Korea: Navigating ROK's shopping mecca Dongdaemun

Stripes Korea writer Hyemin Lee is going to take you to the country’s shopping mecca, Dongdaemun. With 32 shopping malls, a vast array of markets, and 30,000 stores in all, you can't go wrong here!


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Love in Korea: What to know about dating in ROK

As Korea’s 12 love holidays show, love is a great interest in Korean society.

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Stars and Stripes can help you customize T-shirts and tote bags

Stars and Stripes’ Printshop now offers customized T-shirts and tote bags.

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Korea Kid’s Corner: Kids’ cafés in Daegu fun places to be!

Kids’ cafés in South Korea offer a magical blend of play zones for kids and relaxing spaces for parents.

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Great tips for taking public transportation in Korea

Korea has a really good public transportation system.

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Korea Kids’ Corner: Fantastic family adventure on Geoje Island

Geoje Island, off South Korea’s southern coast, is the country’s second-largest island after Jeju Island.

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Korean BBQ restaurant chain at home near US bases

Kim Brothers’ Philosophy of Meat is a fantastic Korean BBQ restaurant where the staff grills delicious, high-quality meat right in front of you.

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Fun in Korea: Strolling through Boseong Green Tea Farm in Jellonam-do

Boseong Green Tea Farm, nestled in Jellonam-do Province’s lush hills, stands as a peaceful oasis that offers visitors a chance to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life.

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Stars and Stripes can help you customize calendars!

Have a favorite family photo, snapshot of an adorable pet or a picture that just makes you smile? Or maybe you want to do something special for your unit or or office staff? Why not customize a calendar!


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