CGV App showing a Korean movie.

Half price movies with the CGV app

February 16, 2015

How to use the CGV app to find out which morning movies are half price.

Shin Se Kyung advertising for Cheong-ha Cheongju.

If you hate soju, try cheongju

February 13, 2015

A sweeter and cleaner liqour for those Korean BBQ nights.

Movie posters for Top Star, Catch Me and more.

Best free souvenir: Movie posters

February 13, 2015

A free and unique keepsake or present from your Korea trip!

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.

Yongpyong Ski Resort's Dragon Peak

Yongpyong Ski Resort

February 9, 2015

Where to stay, rent gear, when to go skiing and what to look out for at Yongpyong Ski Resort.

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.

Strange trees along the Gwaneumsa trail to Hallasan, Jeju.

Nature’s paradise in Jeju

February 6, 2015

Hallasan, waterfalls and the creepy Manjanggul lava tunnel.

Waterproof high-cut hiking boots on sale at ABC Mart, Seoul National University station

Shopping for sportswear

February 5, 2015

While outdoor sports are pretty hot in Korea, outdoor sporting fashion is even hotter.

Fresh octopus at Busan’s Jagalchi market

Fresh, wriggling seafood at Busan’s Jagalchi market

January 29, 2015

If you want to shock your friends with huge, squirmy octopuses and giant crabs, Jagalchi market in Busan is the place to be

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.