My first major travel feature, on Seoul, this one was print-only at Outpost for three years. But here it is, in all its pre-Olympic glory! Read it at Outpost!
Where to hang out in Seoul? Take a tour of these four neighbourhoods, with me and SilverKris, Singapore Air’s in-flight magazine.
My first story for Maclean’s, on how the recent upheavals in South Korea were a product of the young. Read it at Maclean’s!
I was commissioned to write a piece on K-pop for Sorbet, a Dubai-based conceptual fashion magazine. Never would have done it if they hadn’t asked, but glad they did. It’s print only, but a PDF of the result is below.
In what will probably be my final serious story about Korean society for a while, here I dissect the country’s abysmal treatment of HIV+ and AIDS patients. Read it at the Diplomat.
In what will probably be my final Korean food story, I explore the dying world of the soju tent. Read it at Zester!
We’re leaving Korea, and here’s why. The first of a six-month series of columns on our cross-continental trip from Bali to Morocco, #4oceans0planes. Check it out at Outpost.
South Korea is being flooded with a whole new series of fruity sojus and alcopops, aimed squarely at women drinkers. Check it out at Zester Daily.
President Park Geun-hye has overseen South Korea’s biggest regression in civil rights since the 1980’s. Find out how in my first story for Foreign Policy.