Suwon Hwaseong Fortress

Before traveling to Korea, I did my research on the other places that most people (at least the people in my circle) don’t usually go to (pa-hipster yuck). Then I stumbled upon this UNESCO Heritage site with an interesting backstory, the Hwaseong Fortress in Suwon City which is just an hour train ride from the […]

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Nami Island & Petite France

Almost everyone I know who has been to South Korea had their photos taken along Nami Island’s picturesque Metasequoia footpath, making it the most cliched destination in the country (at least for me). Nonetheless, I believe visiting the country is not complete without a sidetrip to this beautiful half-moon shaped island just a little north of Seoul.

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Downtown Seoul

One thing most people remember about South Korea is shopping; Busan has the largest department store in the world while shopping districts are the hottest places to visit in downtown Seoul. For my birthday this year, I decided to go to the South Korean capital and of course, what’s a trip to one of the most […]

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