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Insadong is one of my favorite places in Seoul, South Korea. It’s a neighborhood of tea houses, shops, art galleries and cultural demonstrations. It’s just fun to wander around. My favorite way to wind up an afternoon in Insadong is … Continue reading

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Shanghai at New Year’s

It’s good luck to wear red underwear if you’re born in the year of the particular Chinese zodiac animal. This year that would be the dragon. There’s a lot of red underwear on sale this time of year.

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