All posts by Hallie Bradley

  • Lotte World Christmas Festival
    10 Things To Do This Winter In Korea
    December 5, 2013, No comments

    The chills are here to stay, but don’t let them keep you indoors and away from the fun. Like any other season, there’s still plenty to do across the country. Grab a coat, a parka, or whatever you call the warmest thing…

  • Cheongsong Porcelain Experience
    Cheongsong’s Unique White Porcelain
    November 17, 2013, No comments

    Ask any Korean why you should head to Cheongsong, Korea and they’ll probably tell you about Mt. Juwang National Park, delicious apples, or a prison. There are a few things that Cheongsong is famous for and one lesser…

  • 2013 Seoul Lantern Festival
    The Cheonggyecheon Lights Up
    November 10, 2013, No comments

    The 2013 Seoul Lantern Festival is in full swing, literally the lanterns are swinging from the bridges and wires that cross the Cheonggyecheon stream. Every night from November 1 to November 17 lanterns under the…

  • Haegeumgang
    The Sea Diamond: Haegeumgang
    October 27, 2013, No comments

    Haegeumgang, 해금강, is the Sea Diamond off the coast of Geoje Island. Originally called Galdo as it looks like the stretching roots of the arrowroot, the islands shoots up 116 meters into the sky and used to be covered…

  • The World Traditional Medicine Fair & Festival
    The World Traditional Medicine Fair & Festival
    October 18, 2013, No comments

    Donguibogam Village in Sancheon-gun is surrounded by Mt. Jirisan, Mt. Jarakwangsan, and Mt. Palbongsan, a spot widely known to be highly spiritual and full of energy and because of this was chosen as the perfect location…

  • Pork & Tofu Dumplings
    Pork & Tofu Dumplings: 돼지고기 만두
    September 18, 2013, No comments

    A few years ago I went to Beijing for the Lunar New Year and for dinner on the eve of the holiday the hotel my friends and I stayed in were having a special event to get everyone involved. We were to make our own dumplings for…

  • hiseoul 2013
    Ten Festivals to Attend This Fall
    August 30, 2013, No comments

    Summer is coming to an end but that doesn’t mean that all of the festival fun and madness is over. There are still plenty of festivals across the peninsula to attend and enjoy. Get ready for crisp breezes, colorful leaves…

  • Roses in Paris Park
    Paris In Seoul? No, It’s Just A Park
    August 4, 2013, No comments

    Big parks and small parks can pop up out of nowhere and once a path leading in is taken suddenly the sounds of cars and One of my favorite things about Seoul is how many parks there are scattered throughout the city. Big…