Is Namdaemun Market Actually Worth Visiting?

Namdaemun Street Stalls in Fall

There are a lot of ‘must-visit’ places in Seoul, but most of them aren’t really all that great. If you are planning on shopping in Seoul, then you already know about Namdaemun. If you have looked at any lists of ‘must visit’ locations in Seoul, then you have also already heard about it. However, there … Read moreIs Namdaemun Market Actually Worth Visiting?

8 Reasons to Visit Seoul With Your Family

Seoul at night from Namsan

8 Reasons to Visit Seoul With Your Family is a guest post written by Karen. For more information about her, please check out her social channels at the end of the post. It’s no secret that Seoul, South Korea has become one of the top travel destinations in Asia in recent years. With the popularity … Read more8 Reasons to Visit Seoul With Your Family

Studying in Korea for University

Studying

When I thought about writing this article the first thought that crossed my mind was ‘how do I possibly answer everything in a short blog post?’. I’m still not sure how I’m going to manage that, but this particular question seems to be one of the most common questions I receive. So here I am, … Read moreStudying in Korea for University

Things To Know Before Coming To Seoul

Yanghwa Bridge

Travelling to Seoul for the first time? Then make sure to check out these useful tips on things to know before making it to South Korea. This is a guest post by Marie, more of her information can be found below. 1. Climate The climate in Seoul can be quite extreme. During winter the temperatures can … Read moreThings To Know Before Coming To Seoul

Being an Expat Woman in Korea

Gochangeup Fortress

This is a guest post written by Gabriela Penelope Carolus, a South African woman living in South Korea. More information on her, along with her social links are included at the end of the post. Several foreigners who work and study in Korea seek a form of community. A sense of belonging regardless of nationality, sexuality … Read moreBeing an Expat Woman in Korea

Cost of living in Seoul ​

Korea University

As Korean culture sweeps the world more and more, ever increasing amounts of students are looking at moving to South Korea. As the country develops more, however, the cost of living in Korea is steadily rising. With the eighth most expensive real estate in the world, Seoul especially is not a cheap place to live. … Read moreCost of living in Seoul ​