This is the time of year that you can have the secret garden of Changdeokgung. The secret garden is part of Changdeokgung one of Korea's world heritage palace. If you don't know about secret garden or changdeokgung you can visit their website and get all the information you need to make a visit. http://eng.cdg.go.kr/guide/guide_cost_01.htm Usually Secret garden tour is guided tour and you have to stay with your group and you can't stay longer enough though you really want ..
Temple in the middle of Seoul..... Usually I like temple in the mountain... It's more quite and calm with nice surrounding of beautiful nature... I like temple as a cultural and architecturally meaning... If you visit Seoul and don't have enough time to visit the temple in the mountain, I want to recommand you to take a look at this temple. It's very close to Insadong which is very popular tourist street. I got more information a..
Day Trip in Seoul by Local BUS This course I started from Gangnam station. After you take a look around Gangnam take a bus #420 to the national theatre of Korea. Oh before we start I want ot explain you about T Money Card. I know that there's some other contry using similar system. When you buy T money card from 7 eleven or else you can top up the money and use card as money. the good thing for this T money card is when you u..
Gwanghwamun festival.. Enjoy free nice concert at Gwanghwamun~ Gwanghwamun frestival is free nice concert at gwanghwamun that I didn't know before. Sept.23rd I happened to be at Gwanghwamun with my son and his friend from canada. I was giving a day tour in Seoul for my son's friend. When we were in front of King Sejong statue I heard some music sound and when I looked where the music was from, I could notice that they set up the stage in front of stairs whi..
(Suwon) Have you ever been to Hwaseong Haenggung? Haenggung is a palace located outside of Seoul where king used to stay when he traveled, at war times, or when he visited tombs. Haenggung can be classified into three types depending on the uses. There were some haenggungs built and used by kings during war times to avoid attacks of enemy troops and to continue to run the country. The Ganghwa Haenggung, the Uiju Haenggung, and the Gwangjubu Hae..
Once a month you can enjoy a great concert for only 10,000won in seoul Midday Concert was initiated in 2009 to provide audiences with a high-quality yet accessible performance. Each month, Midday Concert is featured by guest star musicians and the program covers variety of musical genres for the audience to enjoy beauty of traditional Korean music. http://www.ntok.go.kr/english/jsp/ea/ea01_1db02v.jsp?menu_code=EA0130&page_nm=ea01_3db01l&page_alt=All Performances Li..
Let's Walk the City Wall on Bugaksan Mountain Today I want to share one of my favorite walk course in Seoul. If you want to drive you can get free parking at Samcheonggak. http://www.samcheonggak.or.kr/index.asp You can get more information about samcheonggak at above site. Actually Samcheonggak itself is really nice place to visit and have a cup of coffe and take a walk. But you can also start City Wall walk from Samcheonggak. and they giv..
Let's go Everland in May!! Have you ever been to Everland? It's great place to visit especially in May.. First, Let me tell you how to get there... You can take #5002 bus from Gangnam station. If you take subway get off at Gangnam station and get out of exit no.10 and keep walking till you see Krispy Doughnuts. The bus stop is in front of Krispy Doughnuts. And take this bus and it will take you to Everland. Without traffi..