"After an hour and 20 minutes’ ride on a train from Cheongnyangni bound for Chuncheon, Gangwon Province, you reach a small station named after a 20th-century novelist beloved by many Koreans: Kim Yu-jeong. Originally called Sinnam Station, it was renamed in 2004, as part of a local project to commemorate the author, who hailed from a rural village called Sile, just a few minutes’ walk from the station. Surrounded by Geumbyeongsan, the ..
"From small details like currency to important matters such as housing and flight, there are so many factors making you want to throw away your travel plan even before you start packing. In that sense, we can say that Seoul is your perfect vacation place because Seoul is fairly convenient to travel. Make sure you know the 6 reasons why Seoul will make your trip easier, giving you more time to concentrate on the quality of travel."
"Are you planning a Winter trip to Korea this year? Well, if you are, you’ve probably got a trip to a ski resort included in your itinerary. Korea is well-known for its snowy ski slopes but skiing or snowboarding down one of these slopes isn’t the other Winter activity you can do. Why not try your hand at some strawberry picking this Winter? The season for fruit picking is coming right around the corner and what better way to embrace t..
"Public transportation isn’t necessarily the first thing that pops into our heads when we’re preparing for a trip. How come we never fail to plan what to eat or what to do but what about HOW to get around? In most places, you’ll have to take public transport to get to and fro. With a myriad of sights and delicacies Seoul has to offer, it would be a shame to miss out on any of them. So, keep your eyes wide open as we go through A Comp..
"Korea is...probably one of the best destinations in the world to celebrate Christmas! There are so many festivals and celebrations at this time of the year that the list goes on and on. This blog will attempt to cover just a few of them that are happening in Seoul and Busan."
"Metropolitan Pass, or MPASS, is a transportation card exclusively for international tourists traveling in the Seoul metropolitan area and Jeju. Discover Seoul Pass is a card that functions as a Tmoney card and a free admission pass to major tourist attractions in Seoul." Read more from VisitKorea.or.
"Temperature starts to drop in Korea as September rolls around, bringing gentle breeze and providing just the perfect atmosphere to travel. Hence, festivals seem to pop-up almost everywhere between September and November. Don’t miss out on this opportunity fully embrace some of the most fascinating elements of Korean history, culture, arts, and food at any one of the following festivals!"
"In November, cold winds begin to blow and people start to bundle up when heading out. The best way to recharge your batteries and get back your vitality is by surrounding yourself with green plants. This winter, visit a greenhouse or garden-themed restaurant for a quick pick-me-up!"
"Starting with our first episode about the 3 most fun things you can enjoy at the Bukchon and Seochon village in Seoul, we will bring a new culture series called THREE THINGS!! The Korea Times reporters will select 3 choices on various themes: trending places to visit in Seoul, special activities you can experience or even sets of Korean life hacks that you may find useful. There are a lot of tourist attractions in Korea recommended for fo..
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