All posts by Ana Park

The first trip of the Seoul trolley
April 17, 2015
It was fun being one of the first passengers of the Seoul trolley-styled city tour buses. On April 1, Seoul City Tour bus celebrated their 15th year by introducing three new buses designed like trolleys but runs on gasoline.…
Sansuyu ~ up close

Yangpyeong: Sansuyu Village

April 2, 2015, No comments

Come early spring, everyone in Korea is waiting for the cherry blossoms to bloom. But in one village in Yangpyeong, the “sansuyu” or corne ...

Bok jumoni 복주머니

New Year Holiday: Philippines and Korea

February 23, 2015, No comments

The New Year holiday is my favorite season back home in the Philippines and also here in South Korea. I used to think that every country celebrates Ne ...


How honest are people in Korea?

October 28, 2014, 2 Comments

Where I came from, it would be unthinkable to leave your cellphone on the table at a restaurant but it is something that we do here in Korea almost wi ...

  • Seen in Myeongdong ~ Kim Sun Ah and Jung Jun Ho
    Starstruck in Korea
    September 22, 2014, No comments

    I became a Korean movie fan 14 years ago thanks to the movie of Jang Dong Gun and Kim Hee Sun. From that time, I had wished to come to Korea and see my favorite stars. Little did I know that I would end up living in Seoul ~ happily!…

  • Chogyotang
Photo credit: Razel Kim
    Experiencing Royal Court Food
    August 11, 2014, No comments

    The Korean government has established multicultural centers in Seoul and all over Korea to provide learning and cultural experiences to its expat community. Through these multicultural centers, I’ve learned…

  • "Photo zones" are all around in this park.
    An old quarry turned Art Valley
    July 1, 2014, No comments

    You may not find “Pocheon Art Valley” as one of the top destinations in Korea, but it is definitely worth visiting for a number of reasons. Pocheon Art Valley is about 55 km from Seoul City Hall and it’s…

  • Welcome to Petite France
    An Afternoon at Petite France
    April 8, 2014, No comments

    Petite France is a famous filming location of Korean dramas. Among them are “Beethoven Virus”, “Secret Garden” and the recently concluded “The Man from the Stars”. I saw all…