Monthly Archives: September 2013

A Stroll Through the Secret Garden of Changdeukgung

Getting there: LINE 3 Anguk Exit 3 There are 5 palaces in Seoul, and I thought they would all be the same. But it was apparent that not all palaces are created equal. On this trip (and day) we made our way to 2 different palace. Gyeongbokgung Palace (the picture on the left)  and Changdeukgung […]

Bukchon Hanok Village

Getting here: LINE 3 Anguk Exit 2. Walk straight and stop by the info booth on the right. My big plan for my trip to Korea was to knock off as many of the big tourist/cultural places in 1 day. That was exactly what we did, making it to 6 places in the central area […]

Seoul Basics

After my 2 week trip to South Korea, here is what I learned and used. I hope this will help you with your trip to South Korea. One more thing, try to pack light if you plan to shop. Traveling to and from Seoul Airport: There are 2 International airports near Seoul. Inchon International Airport […]

My South Korea Itinerary

I found out my friend was getting married in February 2013 and decided that I had to go to Korea to attend her wedding in September 2013. And my planning started there. After months of planning I finally came up with an itinerary for my trip with my sister and my friend. Of course, my […]