An essay competition being run by KBS World Radio closes on 15 July. One Grand Prize winner will win an all expense paid six-day seven-night stay in Korea including a round trip airfare. Full details are at: http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/event/discoverkorea_2012/sub01.htm
If you don’t fancy writing why not just tune to the station instead for news about the region and some intoxicating South Korean pop music, which may put a smile on your face. K-Pop at http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program
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