If you're exploring South Korea, make sure you get out of Seoul and make a day trip to the countryside of Cheonan for this experience. Gakwonsa Temple and the big Buddha are sights that shouldn't be missed!
Known for its odd combinations and unique products, Seoul has no shortage of strange offerings to visitors and residents alike. The largest city in South Korea, Seoul melds Korean influences with foreign ones like no other city. These uniquely Korean takes on marketable ideas often produce puzzling, yet wonderful, results. There are endless possibilities in Seoul
There's a good balance to be found in South Korea somewhere between the sprawling modernity of Seoul and the charming rural areas found just beyond city limits. We have traveled this country extensively during our time abroad and wanted to share some of our favorite rural destinations in South Korea. We've already written about some of
Re-visiting places we've seen before and sometimes, you just have to let the photographs speak for itself. Enjoy the blooming flowers, the nice breeze and birds chirping. Oh and happy spring!
March 26, 2007: SOUTH KOREAN NAVY CORVETTE IS TORPEDOED - A South Korean navy corvette Cheonan is torpedoed killing 46 sailors onboard near the dispute Yellow Sea border. North Korea was held accountable after an international investigation.