Nami Island

Nami Island  Island at the middle of Korea, Island with all Winter Sonata dreams Direction: Gangbyun Bus terminal to Gapyeong county, and taxi (taxi approximately 4,000won) Story of it:  The snow-covered Metasequoia Lane is the most famous tourist attraction at Namiseom Island. This island was a key filming location for the internationally popular Korean drama…

Jogye Temple

Jogye Temple Calm your mind down, feel this scent with your mind Direction: Jonggak Subway station, Exit #2, 5 mins walk Story of it:  There are 18 Buddhist sects in korea today, the largest of which is Jogyejong, headquartered at Jogyesa Temple in Seoul. Jogyejong, which emphasizes prayer and meditation, was developed by the monk…

Banpo Hangang park

Banpo Hangang park Look at the night view of Banpo Hangang park Direction: Shinbanpo subway station Story of it:  The Banpo Bridge is a major bridge in downtown Seoul over the Han River, South Korea, connecting the Seocho and Yongsan districts. The bridge is on top of Jamsu Bridge, forming the upper half of a double-deck…

War Memorial of Korea

War Memorial of Korea Experience the history of the war Direction: Samgakji subway station Story of it:  It opened in 1994 on the former site of the army headquarters to exhibit and memorialize the military history of Korea. The memorial building has six indoor exhibition rooms and an outdoor exhibition centre displaying over 13,000 war memorabilia…

Mt. Bukhan National Park

Mt. Bukhan National Park Challenge the highest mountain in Seoul Direction: Bukhansan course: Gireum Subway station, Exit #3 and take 110B or 143 bus Dobongsan course: Dobongsan Subway station, Exit #1 Story of it:  Bukhansan, or Bukhan Mountain, is a mountain on the northern periphery of Seoul, South Korea. There are three major peaks, Baegundae 836.5 meters…

Suwon Hwaseong fortress

Suwon Hwaseong fortress Visit the world cultural heritage built in Joseon Dynasty Direction: Hwaseo Subway station Story of it:  Hwaseong (Brilliant Castle/ Fortress) is the wall surrounding the centre of Suwon, the provincial capital of Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. This fortress was built from 1794 to 1796 by King Jeongjo of the Joseon Dynasty to house and…

Cheonggyecheon Stream

Cheonggyecheon Stream Take a look at the modern stream of the centre of Seoul Direction: Jongno-5ga subway station Story of it:  Cheonggyecheon (Hangul: 청계천) is a 10.9 km (7.0 miles) long, modern public recreation space in downtown Seoul, South Korea. The massive urban renewal project is on the site of a stream that flowed before…

Everland Theme park

Everland Theme Park Wonderful, fantastic day at the one of the best theme parks in the world Direction: Gangnam Subway station, bus # 5002 Story of it:  ‘Dreams Become Reality, the Land of Year-Round Festivals!’ Everland is divided into five sections: American Adventure, Magic Land, European Adventure, Zoo Topia and Roller Coasters, in addition to…

Petite France

Petite France Come to the French town located in Korea, located in an fairy tale Direction: 1. Train to Pyeongnae Hopyeong station,  2. Subway to Cheongpyeong, 3. Yellow circular bus for tourist spots.   Story of it:  The concept of Petite France encapsulates ‘flowers, stars, and the Little Prince.’ The village contains a memorial hall…