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Korea Queer Culture Festival
Korea Queer Culture Festival

First held in 2000, the Korea Queer Culture Festival is a unique event that aims to foster an understanding and tolerance of the LGBT community. The 15th annual Korea Queer Culture Festival core belief is that everyone who live in this society has to be respected as an individual and discrimination should not happen. Furthermore, […]

Jade Motel in Sinchon
Jade Motel in Sinchon

Not far from the the distant club rumble of Hongdae, you’ll find the vibrant Sinchon district. Home to many great motel finds. And many consider Jade Motel to be among the best. The pics we’re showing are of their Royal Suite, which runs for 150,000won on weekdays and 200,000won on weekends. Your own private pool […]

American student in Seoul busted for running around naked
American student in Seoul busted for running around naked

Catching up on some expat news that happened earlier this month. Around 5:20AM on June 4, a young American who came to Korea as an exchange student, got arrested for running naked from Seoul’s Sinchon Station to Ehwa University Station, as a penalty for losing at a drinking game. He was drinking with 5 other […]

A taste of Hong Kong in the backstreets of Sinchon
A taste of Hong Kong in the backstreets of Sinchon

The most popular little Chinese restaurant in Sinchon is tucked in a quieter part in between the hustle bustle nightlife of Edae and Sinchon districts. But it receives a cult following from Koreans, nevertheless, and has been on food and restaurant TV programs, no less than 13 times in the past 5 years. Named after […]

An Indian gem unearthed in Sinchon
An Indian gem unearthed in Sinchon

Manokamana is winning rave reviews from Koreans who congregate in the Sinchon area and are into Indian flavors. A great menu, surrounded by beautiful interior to help create the exotic mood. Photos from Polpol74’s blog Photos from Menupan profile

옛날옛적

I’ll start knocking some of these down: 옛날옛적 (Old Times, Old Days) is a gogi buffet that charges 5,900won/per person. I have no idea how that deal works, but it looks cheap as hell. Its not all-you-can-drink, like Carne Station, so if this deal is all-you-can-eat, then they’re obviously hoping to make up for it […]

Sinchon
Sinchon

Sinchon and Haebangchon are like Jan Brady’s of Seoul nightlife. Always in the shadow of their more popular sisters of Hongdae and Itaewon, respectively. And our wiki has also failed to pay its due respect to those areas, with nary a wiki page yet, whereas we’ve made a good dent in the more famous two. […]