Bongeunsa Temple | Seoul, South Korea

Bongenusa, temple, templestay, Seoul, Korea, prayers

If you are a newcomer or just visiting Seoul, you will want to put Bongeunsa Temple on your must-see places in Seoul list.  When I first moved to Seoul in 2014, my neighbors invited me along on a visit to this temple and I fell in love. My first impression was seeing all of these yellow mums […]

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Dapsimni Antiques Market

Dapsimni Antiques Market is located just one block away from Dapsimni Station, Seoul. The antique shops are located in many buildings in the area but nearly all of them are concentrated into three main buildings called 2-Dong Town, 5-Dong Town, and 6-Dong Town. Here you can pick up a variety of unique and interesting antique and vintage […]

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Top 10 Things Not to Miss on Jeju Island, South Korea in Spring

‘After a long winter, Jeju breathes the first of spring’ Jeju Island in February is when the cold breeze tickles your nose. However, cherry blossoms to yellow canola blooms are within sight. In just a few short weeks, the warmth of a new season will gradually begin to replace winter’s chill.  As you get ready […]

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Spectacular Seoul

October is peak fall foliage season, which means there is plenty of beauty happening all over Seoul and the peninsula.  Here are a few of my favorites.

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Abandoned Yesteryear of Yongma Land | Seoul

Yongma Land, carousel, Seoul

Yongma Land in Seoul.  A closed, but not forgotten amusement park full of funny and slightly creepy abandoned rides. Every day it’s visited by dozens of curious passersby, photographers, professional production companies and K-pop idols. Getting to Yongma Land is simple.  A 10 minute walk from the Mangu Station, Exit #1,  you will walk until […]

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