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Seoul Deep Cuts


South Korea’s capital rewards destination diggers with a variety of underappreciated gems that rival its more popular hits.

Full of Fire


Introduced to Korea by invading Mongol armies, fermented rice alcohol (or sool) forms the basis for a range of widely-consumed spirits including the country’s beloved soju.

Tal tales


Ancient folk traditions such as talchum — a mask dance drama — belie South Korea’s reputation for tech-obsessed modernity