Shopping Near Ewha

If you feel like you have come to Seoul with too many autumn and winter clothes and every day seems like sweating in sauna then you are reading the right article. Of course if your wardrobe consists of shorts and t-shirts only and you are afraid that autumn might surprise you unexpectedly, then keep reading […]

Eat Eat Eat at Gwangjang Market!

If you want to experience something interesting (especially, in food part) in Korea, why don’t you go to Gwangjang Market (광장시장)? Gwangjang market has a very long history. It started in 1904! It’s over 100 years old. If you go there, you can sense a traditional atmosphere. Gwangjang market is close to Wangsimni (왕십리). There […]

More Places to Eat in Wangsimini! (part 1)

Welcome to Hanyang University! Many foreign students are excited to be here, and eating is something that cannot be left out! That is exactly why I am going to inform whoever whom is reading this article on where to find nice places to eat. Let me guide you hungry people to good places that you […]

Noryangjin Fish Market

For all the fish and seafood lovers, the massive Noryangjin fish market (노량진 수산물시장) is definitely worth a visit or two. Regarded as one of the top sights in Seoul by the Lonely Planet, the market is filled with rows and rows of all types of sea creatures ranging from live eels to fresh sashimi selection […]

Soju Drinking Culture

There are many things that are very different between South Korea and your country, be it the language, the food, the people – the list goes on and on. But one thing is just as true here as it is at home: people like to gather, socialize, and unwind with a drink (or 12) with […]

The Best Place to Experience Korean Traditional Culture

A few weeks have already passed since you came to Korea as an exchange student. Are there any special places you want to go, while you are in Korea? Maybe, you can look around clubs in Hongdae (홍대) and go to a bar in Itaewon (이태원) with your friends. There must be lots of opportunity […]

So Long Seoul

After living in Seoul for one semester I learned a lot about South Korea’s people and culture. I really enjoyed all South Korea had to offer and I think Korea helped me grow as a person. It gave me a new outlook on life and helped me learn to accept people from all different cultures. […]

Seoul Forest

If the weather is nice and you have a long, long time between your next lecture, how about going to Seoul Forest (서울숲)? I think Seoul Forest is great place to go on a picnic. It is not so far and you can go there easily. You can go to Seoul Forest by 3 ways. […]