Deoksugung Palace

Deoksugung Palace I’m so glad I arrived just in time for the changing of guards.  This is the gate which divides the future (buildings) from the past (palace). These are some antique stuff… Continue reading

Jongmyo Shrine

Jongmyo Shrine is the supreme shrine of the state. It was listed as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. Inside the Shrine, you can find some old stuff that the Kings used. This… Continue reading

Namsan Seoul Tower

N Seoul Tower is Namsan’s most famous tourist attraction where visitors can enjoy a view of Seoul. Some people use the stairs to go there, but I chose to ride the cable car. … Continue reading

Dongdaemun Design Plaza

My trip to DDP is not really planned. I just saw the LED Rose Garden in my Instagram newsfeed so I tried to check it out in person. I’ve never seen a garden… Continue reading

Seoul Museum of Art

SeMA showcases variety of special exhibitions with Korean artists and international exhibitions that show the trend of art outside the country and also expanding the base of art culture through the “Communication through… Continue reading

Sungnyemun Gate

There are eight in the Fortress Wall of Seoul. One of them is the Sungnyemun Gate. Here’s some facts about Sungnyemun Gate. 1. It is known as Korea’s Treasure No. 1 2. It… Continue reading

Namdaemun Market

Right next to the Sungnyemun gate is the Namdaemun Market. It is the largest traditional market in Korea.    I can compare it to the busy streets of Divisoria in the Philippines.  When… Continue reading

Bukchon Hanok Village

This is a dream come true! Walking in the village made me feel like I’m inside a Koreanovela. Bukchon Hanok Village is an actual residential area, The gate that you see at the… Continue reading

Hwanghakdong Flea Market

Winter clothes in Korea are really expensive. As an expat, I wanna buy some inexpensive clothes to save money. It’s my first winter. I wanna be fashionable yet thrifty. It’s the reason why… Continue reading

Donggwanwangmyo Shrine

This is my first tourist spot of the year. Yay! It’s my first time to ride the bus alone. I felt really nervous and excited. I used google maps to find what bus… Continue reading