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.
Want to grab some beer in Seoul? Allow me to show you around! Check it out at Beer Advocate.
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.
The spiciest food in Seoul is no kimchi jjigae — it’s Iranian curry, courtesy of Chef Shapour. Read it at Zester!
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.