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Global Seoul-Mates: Time Capsule

Remembering, Enjoying and Dreaming Seoul together

I wish I would have another chance to visit Seoul again inbetween 10 - 20 more years and catch a different moment with the same pose and place!

2014 Seoul Kimchi Making & Sharing Festival

2014 Seoul Kimchi Making & Sharing Festival My No.1 Poster: Made by 192 Global Seoul-Mates

Second mission from Global Seoul-Mates. I made a poster related to the Seoul Kimchi Making and Sharing Festival 2014. The photo that I used originally taken from The reason I used that photo because it represents the main activity about the Festival and it shows that a lot of people joined as the participants of Kimchi Sharing and Making Festival. I think people will be able to understand about the Festival. After that, they will see the location, date and time clearly because it shows right after the photo.



Information (Origin source: Kimjang is a traditional Korean event where kimchi is made and shared. Listed as a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage, it is a unique part of Korean food culture.

Kimjang is the process of preparing and preserving large amounts of kimchi to last through the winter. Kimchi is a spicy vegetable dish mad…

Collage Seoul!

Collage Seoul in the World

Hello everyone,
Please let me introduce myself~ My name is Faramitha or known as Xiao Fen and I've been joining the Global Seoul-Mate since the first round candidates. :) I live in Jakarta which is the capital city of Indonesia. I posted a photo which is a part of my life since long time ago.... A collage of movie tickets!! Ta--daa-- I like to watch movies. really really like~ well... I LOVE to watch movies! that's why sometimes I keep the movie's tickets and I made a collage of those tickets to represent what community I am in! So, can u see the "S.E.O.U.L" letters?

To:ur Imagination

To:ur Imagination

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New Charm in South Korea

The beauty of Nami Island, Jeju Island or Mount Seorak has become a powerful magnet to attract tourists to South Korea. However, South Korea actually still has a lot of natural potential that will make us amazed. Now, the country that is famous with K-Pop introduces Jeollanam-do province. This province has another name given which is "Green Heritage" because its ecological heritage. There are some major tourist destination in Jeollanam-do, which are:
1. Yeosu Yeosu is the part of "Most Beautiful Bays in the World Organization". This city is increasingly more attractive because the beaches has the black sand from the volcanic eruption. In 2012, Yeosu became the host for "World Expo 2012"that opened the chance for people all over the world to display the unique things from their countries and together found the way of living in harmony. Yeosu is also known as the marine products processing.

2. Damyang Damyang is the bamboo city. You can see the bamboo garden th…

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Get 10% Discount to eat Korean Food in Pullman Hotel Jakarta

For anyone that is residing in Jakarta and craving for Korean Food~
Get 10% discount from March 1 till April 30, 2014 to eat Korean Food in Pullman Hotel Jakarta, Indonesia.


Just take the flyer that has stamped by Korean Cultural Center Indonesia at the KCC receptionist desk and just bring the flyer to the Pullman Hotel.

Equity Tower 17th Fl, SCBD Lot 9, Jl. Sudirman Kav 52-53, Jakarta 12190

Shape and Soul of Korean Modern Calligraphy Exhibition

Shape and Soul of Korean Modern Calligraphy


Exhibition :26. FEB. 2014 ~ 11. MAR. 2014
Venue : Korean Cultural Center, INDONESIA
Equity Tower 17th Floor, SCBD, Lot 9,JL. Jend. Sudirman Kav.52-53, Jakarta 12190

Opening : 26. Feb. 2014, 11.00 AM, Korean Cultural Center

Another exhibition that is held by Korean Cultural Center Indonesia about Korean Modern Calligraphy! Therefore, if you are interested in arts, this exhibition will let you get some inspiration of arts.
Here is the short explanation: (For more information please visit: Korean Cultural Center Indonesia)
Calligraphy is letters or sentences filled with soul through brush and ink. It is a calligraphy work that an artist put soul into universality called law firmed by history and establish a position of his or her own and the history.
Thus, it is completely dependent on whether the soul is there or not that letters can be an artwork. The level of the work is also dependent on the gravity of the soul. That is why we can feel the s…

4th Mission for Global Seoul Mates Seoul

Hi friends,

I wonder if you know about the Seoul's policy.
If you don't know, you can find it out through the link given.
Here is the TOP 10 list given by Seoul Metropolitan Government ---> Seoul's Policy

Have you seen it?

For me,

I like number 5, the Policy is about "Operate 24-Hour Convenience Stores as Safety Protection Houses"

I hope this will make Seoul become more comfortable city for their citizens and foreigners than before.
On the other side, I wish Seoul will have a better year than last year.