A decades-old traditional market in Mangwon-dong, western Seoul, known for its affordable fresh produce and tasty street food, has recently been at the forefront of a grassroots plastic-free movement in the neighborhood.
Liah Yoo, 28, loves making videos and posting them on YouTube. Her favorite subject: all facets of K-beauty, the Korean look popularized by pop musicians and actors in movies and television dramas. Yoo’s admiration for K-beauty prompted her to ap
Mr. Yoon, 27, wakes up every morning at 7 a.m., slightly before his parents, and heads to a gym next to his apartment. After his workout he joins his family for breakfast - but rushes through it as fast as he can. Then he skedaddles out of the house
Every time Yoo Yeon-joo, a 24 year-old college student, goes to a fancy restaurant with friends, a ritual occurs throughout the meal that is alien to her father’s generation: taking care to snap pictures of each dish in carefully managed lighting, fr