An Afternoon at GRANHAND LAB

I’ve had the opportunity to travel to some awesome places of places: Montreal, Toronto, San Francisco, Manila, Cebu. Like any tourist, I enjoy going to the major attractions and taking in the sights, but, my favourite part about the cities I visit are the cool spots that only the locals know about. These are the […]

Palaces in SEOUL (Part 1)

You don’t need to go far away to see some truly extraordinary ancient Korean architecture. Here in Seoul you have a great opportunity to visit various palaces that have served as a home to high ranking officials during the late 14th until the late 18th century.  In total you can visit five palaces and one […]

A Day Out in Insadong

If you want to know what Korea is all about but you feel like your budget is not letting you travel all around the country, you must visit Insa-dong (인사동). The famous neighbourhood is a part of the Jongno-gu district of Seoul. Insa-dong is considered to be one Seoul’s most ancient places and will bring you […]