Brian Searwar's South Korea Posts

Changdeokgung Palace is one of the 5 Grand Palaces of the Joseon Dynasty. It was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List as an example of the regional…

A jangseung or village guardian is the Korean version of a totem pole and is usually made of wood. They were traditionally placed near villages to indicate the…

A window in Jeju Mok, South Korea. The Jeju Mok Office was the seat of the local governor during the Joseon dynasty (1392-1910).

If their neighbours to the north are a generation behind the rest of the world, this nation is a generation ahead.