Tag Archives: UNESCO

  1. X Marks the Spot: UNESCO, Korea Edition

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    May 29, 2013 by travelinggrits

    The 10 cultural and natural properties on the UNESCO World Heritage list in Korea: Changdeokgung palace complex Gochang, Hwasun and …
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  2. Final Destination

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    May 29, 2013 by travelinggrits

    I’m still in disbelief that I have less than two months remaining in my grant year. Perhaps the first realization …
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  3. Navigation

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    May 28, 2013 by travelinggrits

    Tracing South Korea’s World Heritage sites has been an exercise in navigation. Case in point: riding Gochang’s only city bus …
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  4. No Ordinary Stamps

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    May 7, 2013 by travelinggrits

    The buildings housing the woodblocks are roped off, with several guards patrolling the perimeter. Pictures are forbidden at close range. …
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  5. No Fooling Around

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    April 1, 2013 by travelinggrits

    Folks, there is no time for fooling around. As I round the corner of winter’s chill, I’m glad to say …
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  6. Small Talk

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    March 12, 2013 by travelinggrits

    One day, as a guest at a cocktail party, I’ll regale friends with stories of my trip to Thailand. My …
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  7. The Magical Mystery Tour

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    February 24, 2013 by travelinggrits

    The taxi jolted to a halt, and the car door and trunk sprung open simultaneously – reminiscent of the flying …
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