Monthly Archives January 2016

14 days’s in South Korea

The 14th of every month is a holiday in South Korea. This is quite ironic, as it is a number to be feared in Asia; the word for four is the same as the word for death. Most of these days are for couples to celebrate their love. We made a list for you!

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 January 14th: Diary Day / Candle Day

Blank diaries are given as gifts among couples and friends. Anniversaries, birthdays, and other special occasions are recorded into the brand new journals. Most of these diaries have funny Konglish text on them. Also, some celebrate  Candle Day and give and receive decorative candles.


 February 14th: Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is celebrated in South Korea much like it is in the West, except for one main difference: Only the women give gifts; men are off the hook in February.


 March 14t...

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Interview with Cherry Pie Maid Café!

I have seen Cherry Pie Maid Café in action for a while now, from where they began till now. So it was time to interview their manager, Sky, to find out more about Cherry Pie Maid Café!
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Who are you and what do you do?

My name is Esmée, although I prefer to go by Sky, and among other things, I’m the manager of Cherry Pie Maid Café!

How did you come to the idea to start a maidcafé?

I visited other cafés at conventions and I absolutely loved it. The whole experience really inspired me to take the concept and try to take it to the next level. I had a lot of ideas, and when a friend suggested I should start my own café I thought; why not?

What makes this maid cafe different from other cafés? (Besides having cute and original outfits)

Based on simply facts, I believe we’re currently th...

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Anime review: Tales of Symphonia The Animation: Sylvarant-hen

Today in the Anime review we will be talking about Tales of Symphonia the animation.

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Name: Tales of Symphonia the animation: Sylvarant-hen
Episodes: 4

Plot:

There are two worlds, knowing nothing of each other. In order for one world to flourish the other one will perish. In the perished world a chosen must go on a journey. The journey of world generation. The chosen has to overcome many obstacles and ends up at the tower of salvation. Once the chosen becomes an angel, which brings many hardships with it along the way, the flow will be changed and the once perished world will be flourished. Colette brunel is in this story the chosen of regeneration, as it’s called. She’s from Sylvarant, the name of the perishing world...

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