할머니

Ulluengdo Sleepers

Ulluengdo Sleepers

Right as my friend and I exited off the ferry on to Ulluengdo Island there were two out of three old ladies (할머니) were asleep at the waiting port area. Classic.

Filial Piety and Parent’s Day in Korea

Parent’s Day, or Eo-peo-i Nal (어버이 날), is May 8th in South Korea. As you can imagine, this holiday takes on a deeper meaning here in a country that has a long history of Confucianism. It has been an official holiday here since 1973, with the traditional gift giving of red carnations.

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