Category Archive: Sports

Kim Yuna

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We’ve mentioned Kim Yuna before in our Top 5 Sportswomen in South Korea, but we’ve never really had a chance to talk about how amazing her figure skating is! Sometimes dubbed ‘Queen Yuna’,… Continue reading

Golf Obsession in Korea and Screen Golf!

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We’ve mentioned about Inbee Park in our Top 5 Sportswomen in Korea, but not so much about the culture and how much Koreans love golf as well. They do respect the sport quite… Continue reading

Top 5 Sportswomen in South Korea

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Previously we did an article on the Top 5 Sportsmen in South Korea. Although this is a follow up, I must say it was hard writing this article as there were just too… Continue reading

Top 5 Sportsmen in South Korea

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Sports in Korea is fairly large, with a huge array of fans and communities supporting their local athletes. Training for international competitions begin at a very young age and recruitment happens around the… Continue reading

Baseball (야구) in Korea

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Some countries may be fanatics about football, rugby or basketball, Korea absolutely loves baseball, a.k.a yagu in Korean (야구). From the professionals to the average student, baseball is well renowned in this country.… Continue reading

Lessons I Learnt from Bukhansan

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My first hike happened the morning after I ended a six year relationship with the man I was so sure I would spend the rest of my life with. And like so many… Continue reading

HITTING THE SLOPES IN KOREA: A GUIDE TO HIGH 1 SKI RESORT PART 2 Accommodation, Food & Safety

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Accommodation Where stayed at Jeongseon Mayhills the rates were super cheap because it was midseason and midweek we were paying 60,000 won per night for a double room. I think rates are about… Continue reading

Hitting the slopes in Korea: A guide to High 1 Ski Resort part 1

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It’s been 7 years since I was last in Korea Skiing terrorizing the slopes at Yongpyong. This year I visited Japan, Korea and China to ski and did a fair bit of research… Continue reading