If Germany is known for Neuschwanstein Castle and France for Versailles, South Korea is known for five grand palaces of Seoul. Gyeongbokgung Palace is the largest of them all and most central.  The Gyeongbokgung Palace is also known as the “Northern” palace as it is the furthest north in...

There are some pretty trendy and unique cafes in Seoul that are worth visiting at least once on your trip to South Korea!  There’s no other country with as many brewtiful cafes as South Korea. There are a whole lot of coffee chains in Korea with some beautiful and trendy interiors.  Check...

Even though coffee is a popular beverage of choice in Korea, the country has kept up with its roots of tea and its ancient tea ceremonies and traditions. The traditional teahouses have kept the Korean culture of tea alive and well!  Seoul is a coffee-lovers haven with a whole slew of coffee...

Ikseon-dong is a popular area amongst international tourists as well as local Seoulites. It is one of Seoul’s oldest neighborhoods with traditional houses that date back to the 1920s. Ikseon-dong is like a tiny arty portion of the district of Insadong, home to Korean traditional...

All of us have heard about ‘Kimchi‘ at least once, especially if you are familiar with Korean food. It’s a traditional side dish of Korea made of salted and fermented vegetables. Kimchi is a staple of all Korean foods and is well known among people who plan to visit South Korea. But,...

You may think that people from South Korea are always hard-working, spending some of the longest hours working, but they also know how to play hard too! Seoul has one of the most dynamic nightlife scenes in Asia. Because of it, Seoul is an ideal destination for party animals and the night owls....

Whenever you are traveling to a big city, it can be challenging to connect with the local culture. You might just get overwhelmed by the cosmopolitan amenities and international flavors that just dominate the cities. But, Seoul, even though it is a metropolitan city, it is still uniquely enriched...

Seoul is not just one of the world’s most tech advanced countries; it is also the best place to explore K-beauty at its heart. You can explore the latest trends that excite the Korean consumers!  The best way to explore a new place is to go straight to the locals. And the best way to explore...

Nami Island (남이섬) is one of the most popular tourist destinations near Seoul. Here are our top 4 picks about what to do while you’re in Nami Island!  Nami Island is a half-moon shaped island that boasts of awe-inspiring beauty. It has some of the most calming and wonderous walking paths...

Choose between the public transportation options of South Korea – Flights, Trains, Express, and Buses! Many tourists coming to South Korea plan to include cities like Seoul and Busan in their itineraries. Some people just want to go to Seoul, while others want to travel to other cities in...

People in Korea drink more than 12 cups of coffee in a week. That means around 2.3 kg of coffee per capita consumption for the country, which is close to 6% of the total Asia Pacific coffee market. This makes Korea one of the biggest coffee markets in the world. The Korean market has seen high...