Scotch and Cigar Night

Over the weekend we held a Scotch and Cigar Night at Burn In Hal in Itaewon. There was a fine selection of scotch available, including some fine Cuban cigars.   Dalwhinnie 15, Cragganmore 12, Lagavulin 16 and one Partagas Series D No. 4 Cuban Cigar. This was a very swanky event, so we made sure … More Scotch and Cigar Night


Give Out Love

One of the charities the lodge supports is the “Give Out Love” Orphanage located in Nangok, a tough working-class neighborhood in Seoul. One thing that makes this orphanage so unique is that attached to the side of the building is a drop box for babies whose parents can’t take care of them. Pastor Lee, who … More Give Out Love

Mac Picnic

This past weekend a picnic was held on Yongsan Garrison by MacArthur Lodge #183 of the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of the Phillipines. There were visitors from the Han Yang and Harry S. Truman lodges including friends and family. There was more than enough food to go around. Everyone had their full and then some. … More Mac Picnic

Keith Innes Sunday

About a week or two ago, we decided to revive an old Han Yang tradition – “Keith Innes Sundays.” I wish I could join for this great Sunday tradition. It started when Keith and I would meet on Sunday afternoons as we both lived in Hannam Dong. After a few Sundays we started inviting other … More Keith Innes Sunday