Geoje and Tongyeong are two island towns in the southern tip of Korea that is rarely visited by foreign tourists due to its inaccessibility. While we were in Busan for summer school last July, we took the opportunity and did a road trip down to these two gorgeous destinations.
Boryeong Mud Festival is an internationally renowned summer festival in Korea that happens yearly in July. I have always wanted to go and experience the festival for myself and this year, I finally had the chance to do so!
Sokcho is a coastal city in the Eastern side of South Korea, where one of Korea’s most famous mountain, Mount Seorak is located. Besides the magnificent view from Mount Seorak’s peak, Sokcho is famous for their local fresh seafood and scenic ocean views.
Seoulland is the first amusement park to open in Seoul. Currently it is not as popular as Everland or Lotteworld amongst both tourist and locals because of its smaller size. Thanks to KKDay, we had a chance to explore this underrated theme park and we were really glad we tried going there!
Seoul is increasingly becoming a popular destination for family holidays. Here’s a one week Seoul Itinerary for families who are visiting Seoul for the first time.
When you travel to a country, whether for studying or vacation, it’s good if you can find out what mobile applications (apps) the locals use. These apps will help make life a little smoother for you when you are there. These are my most frequently used apps that I had in my phone while I was living in Korea.
Visiting Seoul and have a few days to spare? Here are some places you may want to consider visiting~ All places can be visited within a day, making it perfect for a day trip!
Daejeon 대전 is Korea’s 5th largest metropolitan city located near Seoul. This city is home for one of Korea’s top university, KAIST. There isn’t much to do in Daejeon for more than a day so a day trip from Seoul would be enough to see this city 🙂
So this is a very overdue post that I was supposed to finish last fall.. after sitting in my drafts for almost 5 months, I finally finished writing it!
After exploring Cheongyang and Pyeongchang using the FREE Explore Rural Korea bus, I joined the Asan Oeam Folk Village tour on the third day of my day-trip frenzy. Go to the Cheongyang post if you would like to know how to utilize the free shuttle service that will take you to Asan.