Traditional Korean painting
The participants have already seen the Koreans on local fields and markets, are familiar with Korean salads. And it's good! Kitchen - the first stage of cognition of the people.…

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Ensemble hood-Maury
The word "hood" came in the modern Korean language from shamanic practices, but these days it is supplemented by the meaning of the English word "good" and generally refers to…

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The Culture of Korea and traditional Korean chicken soup (dangdang)

This is one of the practical works at the course “History” for specialty “Hiking”. Made independently on the basis of standard tasks free choice of topic.

The job determines the result of study of several topics in anthropology and Ethnography.

Korean cuisine has become firmly established in tourist service in many countries and is very highly valued in the Crimea as local residents and tourists.

The Koreans are the main population of the Korean Peninsula. The designation of Koreans in Korean: Choson Saram (cor. 사람 조선) in the Democratic people’s Republic of (North) and Hanguk Saram (cor. 한국 사람) in the Republic of Korea (South).

Koryo Saram (Korean. 고려 사람 (高麗人) “people Bark”) was a Soviet and post-Soviet Koreans, the descendants of Koreans, native stayed or relocated in the 60-ies of the XIX century in the Russian far East (mainly in Primorye).

In anthropological type belong to the East Asian branch of the Mongoloid race. Say in Korean. Many of the questions of the ethnogenesis of the Koreans is not unambiguous. Obviously, in their formation was involved ethnic groups of different origin, and the leading role belonged to the groups, who spoke protoctista languages Continue reading

Amazing facts about the Olympics 2012

Until the Olympic games in London, few days left, and many sports fans are already wondering which of the athletes will win and in what sports will set a new world record.

Did not escape Olympic fever and the experts Goldman Sachs, which is already know how many medals will receive a national team. In addition, they calculated the economic cons and pros from the Olympics…

According to the results of the 10 last Competitions the national team of the host country usually wins 54% more medals than in the years when she performs on the road.

So, Chinese athletes have won 100 medals in various samples in Beijing and slightly over 40 at the previous Olympics. The same situation with Australia: in Sydney in 2000, the host country has won nearly 60 medals, and only about 20 medals Australian athletes managed to get on other Games.

In that regard, Goldman Sachs predicts that at the London Olympics, the British athletes will receive 11 more medals than at the competition in Beijing, and, thus, will occupy 3-e a place in the team standings (after Americans and Chinese). The Bank also expects China this summer will receive 18 medals less than at home. By the way, Russia predict a 4th place team and 25 medals.

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Landmarks of South Korea

A distinctive feature of South Korea, like any other developed country of the East, is an amazing combination of ancient Asian traditions and modern innovations of Western cities.

First of all, you have to say about the capital city of Seoul. It is a modern metropolis with a population of more than ten million people. The city boundary has expanded considerably in recent years as a consequence of industrialization and urbanization. Next to ancient temples, arches, ancient palaces and city gates located shining with its power and glitz of modern skyscrapers. And, surprisingly, the combination is not evident, does not cause discomfort state among visitors, and, especially, the residents of the capital. Options for excursions in this city are simply endless. What are the collection of the imperishable history of the capital and the country, is represented in numerous museums. Shopping lovers will be interested to visit the markets filled with traditional Oriental flavor.

Another attraction of the country is, of course, Korean cuisine. The dishes offered by local chefs definitely need to get used to. But tasting and feeling the beauty of these culinary masterpieces, the man remains committed to them for life. Pulkogi is a vivid example of dishes made with meat, seasoned just lots of herbs and spices Continue reading