A few remaining seats are available for the inaugural Foodie Tour to South Korea, Oct. 28 to Nov. 4. The tour starts in Seoul and will travel down the peninsula on the west coast and return to the capital after stops in a few southern cities.
The tour includes several locations familiar to K-drama fans and does not skimp on food or hotels, so if you are a big drama fan and interested in Korean culture, this is the tour of the year. The price is $3,700, based on double occupancy. For information, e-mail me at the address below.
THIS WEEK’S SYNOPSES
Tonight, 6:45 p.m.: Things get awkward between Jin-su and Eun-young after their kiss in the phone booth, but they seem to find themselves in even more intimate situations. Eun-young decides to talk to Jin-su first, but he refuses to take their relationship more seriously. Eun-young takes a day off to sort out her thoughts, but everyone panics and looks for her.
Tonight, 7:45 p.m.: Jin-su falls ill when Eun-young comes back. Unable to stay by Jin-su’s side, Seung-yeon recruits her grandma to help Jin-su get better. Eun-young decides to terminate her contract with Jin-su, and Jin-su attends a public function to get back in her good graces.
Tomorrow, 7:45 p.m.: Mee-jin bumps into Sung-jae at a park. She tells him she wanted to marry him because Joon-seo needed a father. Ki-hoon sees Yong-sil and Woo-jin together having a good time at a flower festival. Ha-yong sees Ki-hoon and his ex-girlfriend together by accident. Gun-hee agrees to a photo shoot in order to help Ji-yong. He confesses he likes her.
Tuesday, 7:45 p.m.: Gun-hee protects Ji-yong from an abusive photographer during the photo shoot. This makes Sang-kyu wonder about Gun-hee’s feelings. Jung-soon goes to Ji-yong’s house and tells Ji-yong to give up Eun-seo. However, Sung-jae’s the one who gives up Eun-seo. Ha-yong decides to accept Ki-hoon’s ex-girlfriend’s gift.
Wednesday, 7:45 p.m.: Terra is shocked because she finds herself falling for Gunwook. Taesung orders Gunwook to find the thief, and Gunwook asks Producer Jang and his stunt crew for help. Gunwook finds the thief, and President Hong tells Gunwook to work at his company. Monet gets extremely jealous when she sees Gunwook and Jaein talking to each other at Mrs. Shin’s gallery party.
Thursday, 7:45 p.m.: Detective Gwak finds out from Jaein that the other Taesung is still alive. Jaein offers Taesung a cup of juice, but Taesung pushes her over and spills juice on her. Jaein changes into Taesung’s dress shirt, but he kicks her out of his house. She calls Gunwook for help.
"Life Is Beautiful"
Wednesday, 7:45 p.m.: Jihye is furious, and Soo-il doesn’t know what to do. Jihye tells him to leave the house in front of the whole family, who seem to be more sympathetic to Soo-il. Gyungsu asks Taeseop to marry him.
Thursday, 7:45 p.m.: Gyungsu gives Taeseop a matching ring, but Taeseop tells him he can’t wear it. Gyungsu insists he wear it to let people know he’s taken. Minjae arranges another blind date for Hosup, and Hosup ends up telling his mom he likes Yeonju. Ara and Byungjun come back from a function together. Drunk and tired, Ara undresses in front of Byungjun.
Jeff Chung is the general manager of KBFD TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles in Hawaii. He can be reached at 521-8066 or firstname.lastname@example.org.