Vegan in Korea: Oh Se Gae Hyang Restaurant (์˜ค์„ธ๊ณ„ํ–ฅ)

Down a cute back alley in the Insadong district of Seoul lies a couple of vegan restaurants that offer a variety of korean dishes made in a way that is suitable for vegetarians, vegans and those who just want to try something new. One of my dear friends here is vegetarian, so we decided to … More Vegan in Korea: Oh Se Gae Hyang Restaurant (์˜ค์„ธ๊ณ„ํ–ฅ)

Get Your Head in the Clouds at Busan Tower (๋ถ€์‚ฐํƒ€์›Œ)

Back when me and J visited Busan in December, one of the last places on our TO DO list was Busan Tower. The tower can be accessed easily by subway – only a few minutes walk from Nampo station (make sure you leave exit 7!) We took the scenic route through the park (because honestly … More Get Your Head in the Clouds at Busan Tower (๋ถ€์‚ฐํƒ€์›Œ)

It’s a Gold Mine! (Gwangmyeong Cave – ๊ด‘๋ช…๋™๊ตด)

During the warmer months of the year, Korea has no shortage of fun things to do outdoors, but if you want to get out of the heat for a day I would recommend Gwangmyeong Cave! What used to be a previous gold mine (literally. The cave held gold, silver, bronze, zinc and other ores which … More It’s a Gold Mine! (Gwangmyeong Cave – ๊ด‘๋ช…๋™๊ตด)

Nami Island – Singing My Own Winter Sonata (๋‚จ์ด์„ฌ)

Back in December we decided to take a trip to Nami Island in Gapyeong. The island shot to the “top 10 things to do in Korea” lists thanks to the drama ‘Winter Sonata’ that was shot there in 2003. Before that, the island served as an area of historical influence being the final resting place … More Nami Island – Singing My Own Winter Sonata (๋‚จ์ด์„ฌ)

Gamcheon Culture Village – Quaint and Colourful! โ€‹(๊ฐ์ฒœ๋ฌธํ™”๋งˆ์„)

The last place on our Busan itinerary was Gamcheon Culture Village, a residential area that has grown to be known for its colourful houses and winding pathways. What was once a dull shantytown occupied by refugees of the Korean war, the village was transformed into the quaint tourist attraction that we know today in 2009 … More Gamcheon Culture Village – Quaint and Colourful! โ€‹(๊ฐ์ฒœ๋ฌธํ™”๋งˆ์„)