All posts tagged Hot spots

Hot spots

June 11, 2015
N Seoul Tower is a romantic pilgrimage for those couples who wish to declare their eternal love.N Seoul Tower actively encourage people to leave locks in specially designated areas – even going as far to commission…
Colourful paintings line the streets at Daegu's Bangcheon Market

Art in the Streets: Exploring Daegu’s Bangcheon Market

April 7, 2014, No comments

Colourful paintings line the streets at Daegu’s Bangcheon Market If you’re travelling in Korea, you’ve gotta get yourself to a traditional ...

International Film Festival Logo, 2013 (Credit: BIFF Press Service)

5 Foreign Film Picks for BIFF 2013

October 3, 2013, No comments

International Film Festival Logo, 2013(Credit: BIFF Press Service) For the first time in BIFF’s eighteen-year history, a foreign film will be scree ...

Goyang City

Goyang city

August 19, 2013, No comments

When visiting South Korea, most people remain in Seoul or travel south to well-known tourist destinations such as Busan and Jeonju. But right next to ...

  • Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul truly shines in the summer
    My Korean Summer Dream Vacation
    August 18, 2013, No comments

    Dream vacation. Who doesn’t like the sound of that? I picture immaculate, sandy beaches and waiters with cocktails or exploring ancient buildings, the sun setting on the horizon, my outfit plucked straight…

  • 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

    Behold, the cat cafe. 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…

  • 01 Gwangalli
    Take Me Back to Gwangalli Beach!
    July 10, 2013, 2 Comments

    Beautiful Gwangalli Beach, one of my favourite places in Busan Summer in Busan is synonymous with sun, sand, and sea. Beaches are as integral to Busan’s identity as skyscrapers are to Seoul’s. While Haeundae Beach…

  • Part of my personal Korean library <3
    Buying Used Books in Korea
    June 12, 2013, No comments

    Part of my personal Korean library <3 I’m a writer, so it kind of goes without saying that I’m also a big reader. When I first moved to Korea back in 2010 I had this naïve idea in my head that I would be giving up reading…