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.

My Sassy Girl Korean movie DVD from Aladin second-hand bookstore in Gangnam

Books and DVDs for $3 at Aladin

December 5, 2014

Korean bookstore offers good condition used titles and DVDs at 2700 won or similar prices.

The triple peaks of Seoul's Bukhansan mountain seen from the Jindalle Ridge

Climbing Bukhansan

December 3, 2014

A hiking route that takes you up the beautiful Jindalle Ridge, through the fortress wall’s Great East Gate and up to the triple peaks of Bukhansan.

View of nearby peaks from Bukhansan, Seoul

Top 5 hiking spots in Seoul

December 3, 2014

Bukhansan, Namsan or Seoul Dream Forest? Hikes for all levels of fitness.

Fiery Kaesong dumplings.

Juicy Korean dumplings

December 3, 2014

The dumplings at Mapo Mandu boast delicate skin and a juicy bite, much like the Chinese “xiao long bao”.

Beer can chicken flame-seared on the table.

Beer can chicken

December 3, 2014

Dripping with juicy goodness and flame-seared with a torch, beer can chicken is the dish to impress your friends with.

Transformers guard the entrace to the world's biggest cinema at CGV Yeongdeungpo Times Square, Seoul

World’s biggest movie screen

December 3, 2014

Catch a movie at the Starium theatre at CGV Times Square in Seoul. Preferably an action movie.