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#ktownismytown 05/23/15

The first Ktown Is My Town tour to be open to the public! I got to meet some Instagram and Facebook friends in real life for the first time. More on the tour here. Check out more of these Instagrammers’ feeds by clicking on their images. Private or Facebook accounts are not linked. Read more →

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#ktownismytown 05/02/15

This was my final Urban Plunge tour for the Biola students. I wanted to end strong — which I think I did — but I was fighting a cold all morning. After the tour, I was stuck in bed with a cold for a few days. Boohoo. Now that I’ve led the tour through jitters, poor weather and sickness, I… Read more →

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#ktownismytown 04/25/15

It was unfortunately raining for most of the tour. I thankfully had my trusty strawberry umbrella but the poor Urban Plunge students were troopers who did without. Check out more of these Instagrammers’ feeds by clicking on their images. Private or Facebook accounts are not linked. Read more →

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#ktownismytown 03/28/15

It’s exciting to start seeing other people use #ktownismytown. I’ve never “created” a hashtag before! Here are some from Saturday, March 28, which was my first ever tour: Check out more of these Instagrammers’ feeds by clicking on their images. Some are private accounts, as indicated. Read more →

The IG photo that started it all

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Before there was ktownismytown.com, before there was the initial birth pains of a Koreatown tour, there was the Instagram hashtag. I created #ktownismytown on August 27, 2013, using it to tag interesting scenes and locations around Koreatown. This is where the name of the website and the tour comes from. I welcome other Instagrammers who visit this eclectic Los Angeles neighborhood to do the… Read more →