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10 Things K-Drama Made Me Buy – 2021

Are you just like us whose easily influenced to buy something based on what you saw from a k-drama? The items may or may not be part of the PPL (Product Placement) scenes. Most of the time, it’s the items that the leads use that you can’t help but want to have what they also have. Whether we admit it or not, some PPLs in K-dramas are effective ? Here are our top 10 picks for 2021: Vincenzo and Hometown Cha Cha Cha’s Kopiko Kopiko has more air time in…

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K-Pop Groups Who Renewed Their Contracts Without Any Members Leaving

In the history of K-Pop, there are only a few groups who renewed their contracts (and still active) with complete members in their current agencies. Yes, you read it right. To be exact, there are only five groups!  This means that their loyalty to their agency and their group members are top-notch.  Right after signing to an agency as a trainee, being assigned to be part of a k-pop group, these idols are still stuck together and are loyal to their group up to this day.  We can conclude that…

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K-Drama Remakes of Western Shows

There are several remakes in the Korean drama world. They have famous movies and dramas that were remakes of Japan, Taiwan, China, and other countries’ films. Even in the past years, there were also few dramas that were adapted from the Western side. It’s not new in Korea but it seems like these days, there are emerging upcoming dramas that were depicted from Western films and series. Here are the new and not so new remakes of Korean dramas: Jane The Virgin The CW series Jane The Virgin will reportedly…

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K-Pop Stars’ Favorite Skin Care Products

Despite the talent K-Pop makeup artists possess, the hectic schedule and exhausting work environment will still reflect on K-Pop stars’ skin and body, but these few idols shared their favorite products that keep their skin camera ready. 1) In an interview with Harper’s Bazaar, Eric Nam revealed his favorite serum, L’Occitane Immortelle Overnight Reset Oil-In Serum. Leaves skin that looks rested, fresh, more youthful, and radiant glow. 2) TWICE’s Nayeon showed in her live broadcast her favorite lip balm which is Lucas’ Papaw Ointment. She even said that it’s the…

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K-Pop’s Biggest Entertainment Companies and Their New Homes

It looks like Korea’s biggest entertainment companies have challenged each other to rehabilitate their buildings and move out of Gangnam. The iconic buildings of BigHit, YG, SM, and JYP are now part of history. This time, their new headquarters will be a lot more engaging and picturesque for the fans. Take a look at the future tourist destinations for us, Hallyu fans!  HYBE Entertainment – Home to BTS, Seventeen, NU’EST, TXT, Enhypen, and more Yongsan Trade Center, Yongsan, Seoul  Tour from ENHYPHEN:  YG Entertainment – Home to BIGBANG, BLACKPINK, Winner,…

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South Korea to Allow Group Travels by July

Are you one of the many who became a K-Pop or K-Drama fan during the quarantine? Check out this good news! On June 9, the Prime minister of South Korea allows overseas group tours of fully vaccinated citizens to nations with steady virus response measures as early as July. Prime minister, Kim Boo Kyum stated on Wednesday “Starting in July, we prepare to let group travel of fully vaccinated people through discussions between nations with stable antivirus conditions.” Allowing foreigners to travel to S.Korea is an indication of the stable…

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K-Drama Actors with YouTube Channel

Are you a fan of YouTubers? How about K-Drama actors / Youtubers? With the growing number of content creators on YouTube, even your favorite actors are now joining the trend and sharing their personal lives as their content on their YouTube channels! Their raw content is a great way to connect and build a relationship with fans. Viewers can see the unglamorous side of these actors thanks to these personal and unfiltered vlogs. KIM MYUNG SOO (INFINITE’S L) AHN BO HYUN PARK SEO JUN LEE YIKYUNG KIM HYUN JOONG LEE…

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Korean Scholarships for International Students

You might be Korea’s next scholarship grantee! Little did we know, South Korea has been generously giving foreigners academic scholarship grants to study in some of their most prestigious universities. Whether it may be from the government or private companies, South Korea has sent hundreds of foreigners to aid their education expenses and experience the culture. Most scholarship programs also offer an allowance, dorm, and medical insurance. Here’s the list of some of Korea’s best scholarship programs. Art Major Asian plus Scholarship by Korea National University of Arts Apply here:…

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Lotte Is Set to Open A New Theme Park in Busan

You gotta see this when you visit Busan! Lotte World is reportedly opening a new theme park in Busan similar to their Seoul theme park. The Lotte World Adventure in Busan (tentative name) is located in Osiria Tourist Complex in Gijang-gun, Busan. The new theme park adapts the theme of a fairy tale forest kingdom concept. Lotte World Adventure’s opening was set in May but postponed. It will be Busan’s first ever theme park. Residents of Busan are expectant of the grand theme park that will not require long drives.…

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The “Firsts” In K-pop Industry Made By Your Favorite Idols

Back when K-Pop is not yet known all over the globe, its unique fandom culture has been the backbone of the industry since the beginning. Take a look at these idols who introduced the distinctive and most celebrated fandom culture today’s K-Pop fans enjoy. Here are some of k-pop’s firsts: First Lightstick: BIGBANG’s Bangbong Before the lights that can form an ocean, balloons are the official fandom’s cheering gear, but it changed after BIGBANG’s leader G-Dragon thought of Bangbong. He thought of helping distinguish the V.I.Ps among the other fandoms.…

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