Before the wedding, at the groom’s house is held a ceremony of thanksgiving, during which after all of the groom’s family will taste the treats at the holiday table, the groom kneels, folds hands, bows and says thanks to her parents.
After that, accompanied by “Wuxi”, the groom goes to the bride’s house to go through the tradition of her redemption, which for some reason many believe the original Russian. Actually the custom of redemption existed in Korea since ancient times.
The first meet the groom’s brothers, sisters, and bridesmaids, which will definitely bestow gifts, and those who are younger – sweets. Only after that the groom will be able to get into the house and easily walk to the bride’s room, where he will have to pay more serious ransom for the chance to see his darling. The size of the ransom depends on the skills of the “Wuxi” if he has the eloquence and be able to praise the groom, he may allow to pass to the bride for free.
There is another way to compete for a bride. For this groom can engage in a playful battle with his elder brother of his sweetheart. It looks pretty fun, and positive mood from this action are guaranteed to all others.
After the groom finally be reunited with the bride, Continue reading
Koreans consider themselves happy people. Probably because Murphy’s law doesn’t work. Sandwiches in Korea ever oil not falling down because no oil, no them, no they are not. And Yes, the term “sandwich” to them, probably not an ideal fit, except that from the point of view of uniformity of purpose with our bread smeared with butter.
Rice, sliced vegetables, scrambled eggs, ham or fish wrapped in a dry leaf pressed seaweed. The resulting sausage cut into several pieces and “kimbap” Korean sandwich is ready. Sending a child to school, caring mom will definitely put him in the backpack kimpap for lunch.
Wherever there is a Korean student, at school or on excursions, everywhere there is special food area. At the entrance of the wooden Cutlery these children must remove their shoes. Chairs and tables no, Koreans used to eat sitting on the floor, cross-legged. By the way, Korean doctors say that in this situation food is digested best.
Korean grocery market from a variety of dazzled. Most surprising is the virtual absence of flies, the indispensable bazaars of the Russian inmates. They’re not here, even there where they sell fresh seafood. The secret is simple – sticky spiral, and which can be bought at every step. Not all that sold Continue reading
Based solely on personal observations during a two-week trip.
1. Korea is the safest country that I have visited. Yes and there is a suspicion that in principle one of the most peaceful in the world. I had long ago forgotten this feeling. traveling around the world. Of course, Latin America and Africa is quite extreme, but the same Europe – France, Spain, Austria, Norway – nearby did not lie with Korea. Nowhere else are so calm at 12 at night to walk the streets with the camera around my neck, and realize that you do not have to do.
Cameras and phones at all the. ) So, for example, going to the toilet in the cafe, Koreans leave their app on the tables, knowing that nobody would take.
Same with cars – are currently open, with the navigation inside the nights and days – and everything is fine ).
In buses no one comes to mind during the stop, going to stretch my legs or have a snack, take a bag with documents and expensive devices. Tablets are lying directly on the seats of the bus. We have thought for some criminal Latino there is a Paradise – arrived on the weekend, went to a cafe, standing by the bus – collected equipment and go home ). Like this weekend ).
2. Cards – visa, MasterCard, Korea rolled automatically, occasionally Continue reading