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The Heraposh Guide to Korea’s Four Seasons

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The Heraposh Guide to Korea’s Four Seasons

     Living in a tropical country and lacking the personal experience of half of the seasons, it’s easy to be a little clueless, even when it comes to something as simple as fashion. If you travel to Korea, it’s best to know how to dress according to the seasons, and we’re here to help you out! Winter (December to February) Temperature: -15°C to 5°C      Although winter starts in December, it stretches all the way to February of the next year, so Koreans typically start their years off in cold winter temperatures. For these days, it’s best to bundle up in many...

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A Somewhat Helpful Guide to GOT7

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A Somewhat Helpful Guide to GOT7

     GOT7 – What’s with the name? Originally, it was supposed to be GET7, but it sounded weird when pronounced.      So the company decided to name the group GOT7. But fans call them all sorts of names. SAVAGE7, MEME7, 7-ELEVEN... think of a word that describes a group and then add 7 and that’s basically GOT7.      GOT7 is composed of 7 members (if that wasn’t already obvious in the group name): Lim/Im Jaebeom, Mark Tuan/Tuan Yi En, Jackson Wang/Wang Jia Er, Park Jinyoung, Choi Youngjae, Bambam, Kim Yugyeom (GOT7!). Sorry (not sorry). When an ahgase enumerates their names, it automatically turns...

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What Makes Korean Skincare Different?

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What Makes Korean Skincare Different?

     Koreans are notorious for their god-tier skin that always looks flawless, with or without makeup. There’s a reason that good skincare is often equated to them, and that’s because their skincare routine is a little different from what we’re used to, and here’s how: 10-step skincare routine      Some of us take the easy road and simply wash, cleanse, and maybe moisturize, but that simply won’t cut it. While some might argue that 10 steps are excessive, there’s a reason people end up doing it anyway, and the proof lies in how enviably flawless a Korean’s skin is. If you want...

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5 Must-Watch K-Dramas on Netflix

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5 Must-Watch K-Dramas on Netflix

     Finally! After so long of putting up with buffer periods that take forever, links that lead to computer viruses, and mostly unreliable websites (except for a select few), we finally get to stream some K-dramas on a reliable streaming service! Netflix finally works with some Korean actors and producers to produce some Netflix Original K-Dramas, and here are some of them: My First First Love      Who doesn’t love a good, romantic and comedic growing-up story? Well, take that, and multiply it by 5, because this drama follows the life of college student Yun Tae-o and how his friends unexpectedly move...

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6 Underrated Korean Dishes You Need to Try

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6 Underrated Korean Dishes You Need to Try

     We’ve heard of samgyeopsal, we’ve heard of jajangmyeon, we’ve heard of tteokboki, and other extremely popular Korean dishes. But with so many iconic dishes in Korean cuisine, it’s easy to overlook some of them. Fortunately, we’re here to remind you! Here are a few Korean foods you should grab when you get the chance. Bossam      Similar to samgyeopsal, bossam is a pork belly and shoulder dish served with a plethora of side dishes. However, while the meat for samgyeopsal is usually cooked on a grill, bossam is boiled. The boiled meat is juicy, flavorful, and so soft it melts in...

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