Trip to Gangwon-do

Pratibha Love snow? You are at the right place at right time. Korea has some really breathtaking scenic beauty during the winter. One of the famous places is “Gangwon-do”. During snow, the view feels surreal. A few days back, I went to Gangwon-do to enjoy my weekend. Luckily, it snowed a lot that time so […]

Places to Visit in Jeju Island

Mingi Woo Today’s blog, I would like to talk about the places that I visited during my trip to Jeju Island. Take this list with a grain of salt when you decide to visit Jeju Island.  There are a few ways to travel around Jeju Island. The first option is using public transportation. Some buses […]

Fan Culture In Korea

Pratibha You might have heard of K-pop. If not, let me give you some backstory about it. It’s the part of the entertainment industry where idols audition for labels and do training which can vary from months to years. They are taught to improve their singing, dancing, how to behave, etc. in short everything to […]

Places to Visit in Seoul During New Year’s Day

Mingi Woo With the winter holidays behind us, it is time to look to the upcoming New Year. With the covid restriction slowing receding, it is a great opportunity to visit the different site during the new Normal. In Korea, one of the most traditional and iconic landmarks during the New Year is the Bosingak […]

If you want a quiet but hip place in Sinchon & Hongdae.

DONGGYU LEE   Sinchon and Hongdae, the two most popular areas in Seoul, are always crowded with people. For those like me who don’t like crowded streets, in front of Sinchon U-PLEX or Hongik University Station Exit 9 is quite difficult. Then why not take a little step back and look for the spaces between […]

Simple tips on finding a really good restaurant in Korea

DONGGYU LEE It is not easy to find a proper restaurant in the flood of information. Most of the recommended restaurants posted on blogs and portal sites are advertising posts. Even if it doesn’t seem to be an advertising post at all, if you scroll down to the bottom of the post and take a […]

Travel in the Corona Era with ‘Travel Bubble’

Yugyeong Jeong Demand for overseas travel, which has plummeted along with the ‘With Corona’ trend and the expansion of the ‘Travel Bubble’, is increasing. The travel bubble is exempting tourists from quarantine measures according to agreements between countries. In the COVID-19 situation, it is a system that allows free tourism only to countries that are […]

Rainy season in Korea

Yugyeong Jeong Precipitation during the rainy season in Korea is mainly caused by the monsoon front that stagnates across eastern Asia from east to west. During the rainy season, the amount of cloud cover increases, and the amount of insolation and sunlight decreases. Humidity and rainfall increase, resulting in persistently cloudy and rainy weather. However, […]