All posts tagged Attractions

Attractions

  • Life-sized F1 car model at the KIC grounds, home of the Korea Grand Prix
    Gearing Up for F1!
    October 5, 2013, No comments

    The Korea Grand Prix roars into town this weekend with racing fans descending on the rural Yeongam district for a piece of Formula One action. This is third time F1 will heat up the tracks on the Korea International Circuit…

  • The Queen makes her way
    A Royal Wedding at Unhyeongung
    September 29, 2013, No comments

    The year is 1866. It has been three years since the young Gojong has become the 26th king of Joseon. This is also the year where he would marry the daughter from the Min family clan, who would later become Queen Myeongseong.…

  • Admiral Yi Sun Shin guarding Yudalsan
    Sights and Scenes from Mokpo
    September 14, 2013, No comments

    Until recently, I hadn’t spent too much time on the west coast of Korea, so I was pleased that last weekend I was able to remedy that with a whirlwind trip to Mokpo (목포), a port city in the southwestern province of Jeollanam-do&hellip ...

  • Traditional Korean cloth-wrap “bojagi”
    Curiouser and Curiouser – the Megashow
    July 31, 2013, No comments

    You know how life doesn’t always turn out as planned? And sometimes things are just not what they seem to be? Well, I’ve had my fair share of those moments, but it doesn’t mean I’m prepared for them,…

  • I thought I wasn't a dog person until I met these happy little pups!
    Sip in Style at a Themed Café
    July 27, 2013, 2 Comments

    Part of the reason I moved to Korea was to experience the strangeness that comes with living in a foreign country, but the sheer cuteness of this particular foreign country was a huge draw for me. Everything here is cute…