Starfield Hanam shopping theme park

Starfield Hanam is a newly opened shopping complex in southeast of Seoul. Branded as Korea’s first “shopping themed entertainment park”, Starfield is also the largest shopping complex in the country by floor space.

Starfield Hanam Korea shopping theme park

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24 Hour Party at Club Arena

Video of a 24 hour party hosted by DJ Fenner in August 2015 at Club Arena in Gangnam, Seoul. Hot stuff, discretion advised.

Source: djfenner

Seoul Fashion Week Diary 2015

Popular lifestyle blogger Chriselle Lim at the Seoul Fashion Week at Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) in 2015. The largest fashion event in Korea aims to become one of the top fashion weeks in Asia, and the world.

Source: Chrisellelim, via Yeinjee

Best Global Universities in South Korea

The 10 best universities in South Korea according to the Best Global Universities rankings by US News, which take into account the schools’ research performance, as well as their ratings by members of the academic community around the world.

1. Seoul National University
2. Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
3. Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
4. Sungkyunkwan University
5. Yonsei University
6. Korea University
7. Hanyang University
8. Kyungpook National University
9. Ewha Womans University
10. Kyung Hee University

Source: Usnews

Korean universities didn’t place high in global rankings but it’s more on a flaw (disadvantage for universities that don’t use global languages, e.g. English as major communication) in the methodology instead of the quality of the institutions.

The universities in the list are well recognized in Korea so it’s still a worthy reference, although Yonsei and Korea University won’t be happy with their places.

Korea’s mecca of jewelry in Jongno

Arirang TV explore the alley’s of Jongno’s jewelry district in central Seoul.

Source: ArirangToday