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A Final Morning in South Korea: Seodaemun Prison

On my last morning in South Korea, I visited this set of brick buildings. The appearance of these buildings are very charming – they certainly look nicer than 99% of the buildings in Seoul – and there were a number … Continue reading

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Ehwa Womans University

I briefly visited Ehwa Womans University, the first educational institution in Korea to accept female students, later the first officially recognized university, and the currently the largest educational institution in the world which only accepts female students. Ehwa has some … Continue reading

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