The four-floor brick building is basically an interactive Harry Potter museum. There's no entrance fee but you have to buy a drink to go beyond the first floor. That's really very cheap considering everything you'll find inside.
The district is a small labyrinth of hanoks turned clothing shop, restaurant, cafe, tea shop, and more! Every store has a unique antique feel to it that invites you to come in.
Looking for a skiing resort near Seoul? There are a number of good ones, actually. But I can only talk about the one I've tried - Vivaldi Park Ski World.
Welcome to South Korea's largest filming location! With over 200 shanties from the 1950s to 1990s, you can practically film your own K-drama right here!
Aka: 전주한옥마을 'A day trip in Jeonju' is a guide I have read far too many times from too many blogs. I guess it only shows how busy the people of Seoul are, or how little time tourists can allot in this so-called Slow City. I can't really blame them. But after spending a night... Continue Reading →
First of all, feel free to skip all the drama and go straight to my watered down, important only deats about Jeonju Hanok Village. But if you have nothing better to do than read what happens to a girl traveling with a period then by all means read the next paragraph. I wake up to... Continue Reading →
Traveling alone in a foreign country, with only a level 1 knowledge of their language, was more difficult than I ever thought. I did not put into consideration the lack of English (or even romanized) signs, much less English speaking people. But this adventure opened my eyes to a whole new side of South Korea, and helped me get to know this small country a little better.
Traveling to South Korea was a high school dream, one that I realized while re-watching Princess Hours for the nth time through a borrowed DVD. Coming from a very practical family - who rarely went out of the realms of Cavite and Batangas, or spent on anything beyond what was really necessary - traveling was... Continue Reading →