Where Old Meets New: Bukchon Hanok Village Bukchon Hanok Village is a residential area north of central Seoul between Gyeongbokgung and Changdeokgung palaces that contains Seoul's largest concentration of hanoks in one area. Nine hundred beautifully maintained traditional hanoks … [Read more...] about Exploring Bukchon Hanok Village (북촌한옥마을): Seoul’s Hidden Gem
The Iconic N Seoul Tower, the Popular Love Locks & Alive Museum at Namsan Park Our next destination, after spending almost three hours at Namsamgol Hanok Village was Namsan Seoul Tower or N Seoul Tower which also includes the popular love locks and Alive Museum. Since it's … [Read more...] about Exploring N Seoul Tower, Love Locks and Alive Museum at Namsan Park
Glimpse into Korean History and Culture at A Folk Village in Seoul: Namsangol Hanok Village Touring Seoul’s many grand palaces is a must for the history buff, it is an essential experience while in Korea. However, to truly experience Korean history and its culture, one must also … [Read more...] about A Folk Village in Seoul: Namsangol Hanok Village (남산골한옥마을)
Two Months in Asia and Beyond: Cost Breakdown Last year, I spent two months traveling through parts of Southeast Asia, Japan, and South Korea. Because I'm always conscious of my finance, I kept track of all my spending. I traveled alone once, but didn’t enjoy it as much, nor … [Read more...] about How Much Does it Cost to Spend 2 Months in Southeast Asia?
Changdeokgung Palace: The Palace of Illustrious Virtue Changdeokgung Palace and Gyeongbokgung are two grand palaces that you must visit while travelling in Seoul, South Korea, especially for the history buffs. It is an essential if you want to experience the life of the royal … [Read more...] about Changdeokgung Palace and Huwon (창덕궁과 후원): Complete Guide