South Koreans head to Hawaii for the winter

South Koreans investing in properties overseas in 2018 was estimated to be nearly half a billion U.S. dollars, according the Bank of Korea. Major cities in the U.S. have been the most popular, followed by Vietnam.

Uncertainty in the South Korean economy and a severe case of fine dust in the country has been a growing issue. Many South Koreans have been eyeing the many new condo projects in Honolulu in the Kapiolani, Ala Moana and Ward Village areas. Many South Korean visitors here during the Lunar New Year break are avoiding the cold temperatures. Celebrities Kang Ho Dong and Shin Dong Yup were spotted in town frequenting local Korean restaurants.


Fates &Furies

Episodes 25 &26; 27 &28 (Sun)

Sunday, 6:45 p.m.: The truth about Hyun Joo’s death slowly unveils itself. Faced with new information, He Ra pledges to once again, take revenge against the person who put her sister in that state. Soo Hyun sees s shocking letter at Tae Oh’s house and confronts him about it. Sunday, 7:45 p.m.: Soo Hyun plants doubts into In Joon’s heart about He Ra’s real intentions. He Ra’s suspicion toward In Joon grows even stronger.

My Strange Hero

Episodes 17 &18 (Mon); 19 &20 (Tues)

Monday, 7:45 p.m.: The Trio takes action to fend off Se Ho, and in the process, they find evidence about Sulsong High School’s secret. Even with Se Ho’s schemes and hindrance, Bok Su and Soo Jung’s feelings for each other only gets deeper. Tuesday, 7:45 p.m.: Bok Su and Soo Jung’s relationship is put at risk of being discovered, but they can’t hide their feelings for each other. Wildflower Class Avengers come up with an ingenious plan to take back the victory.

The Last Empress

Episodes 33 &34 (Wed); 35 &36 (Thur)

Wednesday, 7:45 p.m.: In an act to protect Sunny, Wang Shik tells Lee Hyuk that he has feelings for Sunny. Wang Shik worries that Lee Hyuk’s growing likeness toward Sunny may hinder their plans for revenge. Princess Ari is caught in the middle of the Queen Dowager’s devious schemes. Thursday, 7:45 p.m: Lee Hyuk confronts his mother about the death of Empress So Hyun, but the conversation only creates more animosity between the two. Min Yu Ra comes back to work in the palace. Lee Yoon promises Hel Ro that he will do whatever it takes to help her sister.

Healing Love


Episodes 13 &14 (Fri); Episodes 15 &16 (Sat)

Friday, 7:45 p.m: Bu Han tries to reconcile with his wife. Song Joo is stricken with anxiety. Song Joo hides away Chi Woo’s old clothes. Jun Seung’s father and Yi Yoo’s father both find out that they are army buddies. Saturday, 7:45 p.m: Jin Yoo and Chi Woo form a connection. Unbeknownst to Chi Woo, seeing Jae Hak pulls at her heart strings. Jin Yoo’s ex-wife comes back out of the blue. Joo Ah falls for a con artist. Song Joo tries to get rid of Chi Woo’s old clothes for good.

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