Traveling to Korea soon? Read this for 10 important things to know before visiting South Korea, including practical knowledge and tips.
Jinhae Cherry Blossom Festival is one of the best places to see cherry blossoms in Korea, especially at the Yeojwacheon Stream and Gyeonghwa Station.
In South Korea, many of the best places to see cherry blossoms are in Seoul. There are many fantastic cherry blossom spots across the capital, and they are all pretty accessible by public transportation. With Seoul and the surrounding province holding around half the population of South Korea, these places
During the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, I happened to live in South Korea as an English teacher. So I took the opportunity to go to the Olympics as a spectator and watch an event in-person. How many times would the Olympic Games be located within a few hours of
Lunar New Year is a holiday celebrated in multiple parts of the world, but especially in communities across Asia. When people say that it’s now the year of the tiger, dragon, or other figures of the animal zodiac, this is the holiday they mean. This post will discuss Korean Lunar
Pepero Day in South Korea is a holiday falling on November 11th every year, involving the exchange of Pepero and other snacks.
Asia is world-famous for its beaches with beautiful white sands and clear, turquoise waters. Countries like Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, and the Maldives consistently top lists of the world’s best beach destinations. South and Southeast Asia are especially renowned for their islands and beaches. Though you might not expect it,