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Hidden Gems to Visit When In Incheon

Hidden Gems to Visit When In Incheon

I was invited to join a “hidden gem” tour in Incheon with the travel/tour platform Playplanet recently. During our day-long trip, we discovered from unknown sites and attractions with fellow Seoul tourists, bloggers and expat to help promote the city and the travel platform. Here’s which hidden gems you should visit when in Incheon: Exploring […] Read more…

Best Places To See In Jeollabuk-do Korea

Best Places To See In Jeollabuk-do

While most travelers coming to South Korea stick to the major cities of Seoul there is so much more to see when you venture outside the city borders. In fact, Korea’s capital only makes up around 0.6% of the country’s territory. Particularly North Jeolla Province is one of the most interesting to visit as it offers […] Read more…

The Best Places To Teach English in Asia And Have The Time Of Your Life

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Teaching English abroad is one of the most exciting and rewarding experiences in the lives of many million people. With the right qualifications and mindset, the world can truly be your oyster when it comes to teaching English as a foreign language. Due to globalization and English being the most used language for international business […] Read more…

15 Quirky Seoul Desserts

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What I love about Seoul is that the city never stops changing and you can always find new things to see, do and eat! If you’re looking for some quirky places to grab a sweet treat, Seoul is definitely the place to do so! I’ve been to a couple of fun Seoul desserts you surely don’t […] Read more…

How Koreans Celebrate Buddha’s Birthday

Exactly one year ago, I moved to South Korea and one of the country’s biggest holidays was right around the corner: Buddha’s Birthday! I was lucky to celebrate with Jeongsu and his family and we had a blast. This year, we went to the temples again and hiked around Songnisan in Chungcheongbukdo! However, no matter […] Read more…

1 Year in Korea: My Favorite Moments

Can you believe I’ve already been 1 year in Korea? I certainly cannot! Time truly flies and I am looking back on all the great things that happened during this one amazing year! In this post, I put together a collection of all the awesome moments I got to experience living in South Korea for […] Read more…

Where To Pet The Cutest Raccoons in Seoul

South Korea is famous for its vast variety of hip theme cafes. Especially the capital of Seoul has been luring visitors in with its almost bizarre choice of themed coffee houses ranging from cafes where you can dress up as a princess, drink and eat everything shaped like Hello Kitty, or even enter the wizardly […] Read more…

The Best Cherry Blossom Spots Around Asia

The cherry blossom season is in full bloom and the trees are ready to shine like the stars around the Asian continent. Spring marks the start of warm fuzzy feelings within when the weather gets warmer and people are leaving their wintery nests and venture out and explore. Social media is currently exploding with breathtaking […] Read more…

Jinhae Cherry Blossom Festival

Spring has finally arrived and the whole country of South Korea seems to be undergoing a transformation! Everywhere in the country you can see an ocean of white cherry blossoms, however the most spectacular place to see them must be the city of Jinhae on the southern tip of the Peninsula! Each year the town […] Read more…

What You Must Eat When In Jeonju

Jeonju is one of my favorite places in South Korea. It’s a wonderful city with a huge traditional hanok village where you can experience Korean traditions to the fullest. The town doesn’t only attract thousands of visitors due to the beautiful architecture or historical value but a big portion of the tourists, both local and […] Read more…

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