Author Archive

Starbuck’s 2016 Spring Collection

by

Starbucks Korea’s new Spring collection is out, and they are crazily popular! Here are a few of the collectibles for you to check out! Imagine enjoying a nice hot coffee with one of these mugs.… Continue reading

Spring Flower Festivals to visit in 2016

by

Similar to Japan, Korea is blessed with magnificent weather and gorgeous flora especially during the spring. The time of blooming for the Cherry Blossoms or Beot Kkot (벚꽃), differ from place to place. Here are some… Continue reading

Incheon Traditional Culture Centre

by

Not sure what to do whilst waiting for your flight outbound from Incheon Airport? Why not head over to the Traditional Culture Centre in Incheon Airport? Operating Hours: 7:00am-10:00pm Activity Fees: Free (may vary by program) Limited… Continue reading

Donenu Tongsamgyeob

by

So recently, the boss got to go back home, to Korea! She had a fair bit of adventures and one of the more important things she experienced was FOOD. Scrumptious, mouthwatering and delicious… Continue reading

Seollal, Korean Lunar New Year

by

Similar to Chinese New Year, the date for Korean Lunar New Year or Seollal is never really fixed on the normal Gregorian calendar. They follow the Lunar Calendar instead, which is based on… Continue reading

Changdeok Palace 창덕궁

by

One of the Five Grand Palaces, Changdeokgung 창덕궁 is one of the most historical buildings in Korea. Though it was the favourite palace of many princes and kings, the castle has been adorned… Continue reading

SM Town Kpop Tour!

by

In collaboration with SM Town, Visit Seoul has organised tours for SM Town Studio so foreign tourists may enjoy and experience the culture. The tour also includes a 60 minutes dance class and… Continue reading

Experience the Beauty of Korean Buddhism in Jogyesa 

by

Located in Seoul, Jogyesa (조계사 曹溪寺) is the centre of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism. Given that it’s the centre of the biggest Buddhist sect in South Korea, Jogyesa is easily one… Continue reading

Churros Craze in Korea

by

Though mainly associated as a South American, Spainish and Portuguese Cuisine, Churros have recently gained fame in South Korea! Churros are a kind of fried dough snacks! They are either thick and long or short… Continue reading

Pororo the Little (Korean) Penguin!

by

If you have a child or a younger sibling, chances are you might have encountered this little fella! This is Pororo, the Little Penguin from Korea. Though part of a children’s show him… Continue reading