Learning about modern hanbok with LEESLE

I recently had the chance to interview Mrs. Leesle Hwang, a talented designer who has created a new path for hanbok. She aims to make fashionable yet wearable hanbok by adding modern elements to her designs.
Here are some of her thoughts!

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The basics you need to know for your 1 month trip to Seoul

Get all the information you’ll need about when to visit Seoul, how to get around the city, exchanging currency, useful apps, and more for your month stay in Seoul.

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1 day Seoul itinerary [Jongno-gu/종로구]

Seoul is made up 25 districts (gu). At the heart and center of Seoul, you will find the Jongno District (종로구). So, there’s no better place to start our “1 Day Seoul itinerary” series than by focusing on this district.

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[Seoul’s best coffee shops] Onion – Anguk branch

Welcome to Onion! A beautiful coffee shop that blends the traditional with the modern, provides soul-warming drinks, and gives you so many pastries to choose from that you won’t know what to do with yourself.

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5 Places I Highly Recommend You Visit on Your Trip to Seoul

Seoul has so many great things to offer – so where do you start? Here are the 5 places that I most highly recommend when you visit on your next trip!

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Cultural Differences: Korea vs. Canada (pt.1)

Whenever you go to a new country, there will always be interesting things that you begin notice that differ from your native country. This was the case when I traveled to Seoul – there were some things that I noticed about it that were different from what I was used to experiencing in Canada.

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You had me sold at “Ugly, but tasty riceballs”

One thing I love about going to a country where English isn’t the first language is seeing the different things written in English that either A) don’t make any sense B) make sense, but probably should be written in a different way Although I saw quite a lot of this in Korea (and it made my…

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