Kids ice skating at Sangam MBC.

Sangam MBC studio, ice skating and more

February 27, 2015

Hang out where the locals do and appear on “TV” as a Korean newscaster!

Baseball batting cage in Insadong, Seoul.

Baseball cage!!!

February 25, 2015

Fancy yourself a champion batter? Or just wanna let loose some pent-up angst? The batting cage is your answer!

The peaceful grass tombs of Seolleung-Jeongneung amidst the gleaming skyscrapers of Gangnam.

Tombs of the Kings and a 500-year-old gingko tree

February 20, 2015

The grass hills of Seolleung-Jeongneung and their little red shrines are a quiet getaway hidden in the Gangnam financial district.

Korean BBQ Pork (samgyeopsal) grilled with kimchi.

Best Korean BBQ (Samgyeopsal) in Seoul

February 18, 2015

Locals queue to eat this restaurant’s BBQ pork with kimchi.

Koreans decked out in expensive hiking gear at the Namhan Sanseong fortress wall below towering pine trees in summer.

Hiking at Namhan Sanseong

February 10, 2015

Seoul’s easiest hiking area, perfect for anyone.

Cute little Totoros hiding in a tree trunk.

Studio Ghibli comes to Seoul

February 9, 2015

A must-see for fans of Princess Mononoke, Totoro, Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle and other Hayao Miyazaki favourites.

Autumn Leaves at Seoul National University

Autumn Leaves at Seoul National University

January 29, 2015

Seoul National University has the biggest campus in Korea so it’s no surprise that it’s one of the best places to catch the falling leaves of autumn.

Paris Baguette at IFC Mall, Seoul.

Fusion pastries at Paris Baguette

January 29, 2015

Coffee-flavoured bread filled with mochi stuffed with sweet red beans.

Yakhyeon Catholic Church in Seoul, South Korea

Korea’s first church, Yakhyeon Catholic Church

January 29, 2015

Did you know that Seoul is home to a church that is older and more beautiful than Myeongdong Cathedral?

Coffee at Cafe Pascucci's Seoul National University outlet

Café in the forest

January 29, 2015

A quiet cafe surrounded by beautiful pine trees in a little-known corner of Seoul.