An Evening of Good Eats: Tongin Market

Last week, a group of friends and I, along with our mentors from the 한밀레 (Hanmille) Program took a trip to a traditional Korean market to try out some Korean street food. Initially, we had planned to check out Gwangjang Market, closer to Hanyang (한양대학교), but that market closes earlier in the day, so we […]

An Afternoon out at Seochon

Seochon (서촌), a small and quiet town near Gyeongbokgung (경복궁), is the perfect place to experience both modern and traditional aspects of Seoul. Seochon is known for its traditional market named “Tongin Market (통인시장)” where you can buy food with the market’s special tokens shaped like old Korean coins. It is also full of great […]