You can wake up in Seoul, but be beachside in Busan by noon. Don’t waste a moment! This post has an insider’s tip for the best beach in Busan (no, it’s NOT Haeundae!)Read More
No country does “tragic love story” better than South Korea. The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) capitalizes on the popularity of Hallyu by preserving and promoting film locations. Challenge your friends to a scavenger hunt...Read More
Although South Korea is a relatively tiny country, each region has its own distinct cuisine inspired by geography and historical trade relationships. Traditional cuisine in Gangwon is surprisingly familiar…Read More
Beaches in Korea are often packed in the hot summer months. Go on a chilly day in November, however, and the sun beams for you alone. Muui Island (무의도 "Mu-ee-do") is just across the bay from Incheon airport but immune to Seoul's urban vibe. This tiny rustic island is a terrific place to escape for a day of rest or exercise, with the most incredible sunset view in all of Korea.Read More
I know - seems silly to write a post about rest stops. But Korea's rest areas are post-worthy!
Korea has wonderfully clean and amenable rest areas along its highways. They are truly an oasis during a long trip between cities, providing a chance to rejuvenate, stretch, and even do some shopping (of course!).Read More