Jongmyo, the next stop on our UNESCO World Heritage Site tour, is the royal shrine for performing ancestral rites for the deceased kings and queens of the Joseon Dynasty.
Asia Society Korea, in partnership with Lotte Shopping’s Culture Center and the Indian Culture Centre, held the third class of its international cooking series.
Asia Society Korea was invited to attend the 2017 Philippine Food Festival, which was hosted by the Philippine Embassy in Seoul.
If the whales, China and the United States, are in conflict, Koreans believe they will suffer the most.
The most recent addition to Korea’s UNESCO World Heritage catalog is the Baekje Historic Areas, put on the famed list in July 2015.
By Daniel A. Pinkston, Ph.D., Troy University
For the next installment in our UNESCO World Heritage Series, the Asia Society made a trip to Hwaseong Fortress in the city of Suwon, Korea’s second largest municipality after Seoul.
In the fourth installment of our World Heritage Series, Asia Society Korea did not have to travel far as we made the short trip to Changdeokgung in downtown Seoul.
Michael Breen is a journalist and consultant in Korea who first arrived in the country in 1982.
We were delighted to have been invited to the 2017 Indian Food Festival hosted by the Embassy of India.