Korean Folk Village

by: Raine

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Ever wonder where they record all of those historical scenes in dramas and films? The look of a sageuk is unmistakable and one beautiful Korean site that helps create it is the Korean Folk Village. It is a huge preserved property with genuine homes, hopes, and buildings from the Joseon period. It is the location of many a famous drama and film. As you can see, Kim Soo-hyun and I are getting chummy in the photograph above as he poses for his stint in The Moon That Embraces The Sun. We both encourage you to have a visit when you’re in Korea!

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The Moon That Embraces the Sun: Series Review

by: Raine

I’ve marathoned two dramas on my “post-op, can’t do anything useful” bed: Queen In-hyun’s Man (still desperately waiting for subs to episode 14!) and The Moon That Embraces the Sun. I mulled over whether or not I should attempt a series review because honestly, it was an entertaining marathon, but I wasn’t sure if I’d have much to say.

Then I realized, this is me we’re talking about. I always have something to say. And I have a lot to say. So here I go. Continue reading