Posts in Category: Culture

FAVORITE PLACES: INSADONG

As my time comes to an end in Korea, I wanted to share some of my favorite spots in Korea. The places that I have returned to again and again, the places I recommend everyone visit, the places that will always remind me of my favorite days in Korea.

FAVORITE PLACES: CHANGDEOKGUNG

As my time comes to an end in Korea, I wanted to share some of my favorite spots in Korea. The places that I have returned to again and again, the places I recommend everyone visit, the places that will always remind me of my favorite days in Korea.

FAVORITE PLACES: NAMHANSANSEONG

As my time comes to an end in Korea, I wanted to share some of my favorite spots in Korea. The places that I have returned to again and again, the places I recommend everyone visit, the places that will always remind me of my favorite days in Korea.

FAVORITE PLACES: BONGEUNSA TEMPLE

As my time comes to an end in Korea, I wanted to share some of my favorite spots in Korea. The places that I have returned to again and again, the places I recommend everyone visit, the places that will always remind me of my favorite days in Korea.

WAR MEMORIAL OF KOREA

Though we have lived in Korea for over two years, Jared and I had yet to visit the War Memorial of Korea.

DAPSIMNI ANTIQUES MARKET

Jared and I celebrated 8 years of marriage in May. (Yay!)

PANDA INVASION

Recent news that panda cubs have been born at the US National Zoo, reminded me that we had our own panda mania in Korea this summer.

SEORAKSAN & SOKCHO

Continuing my project of catching up, here’s another overdue post from this fall!

RETURN TO DEOKSUGUNG

Let’s jump back to fall in Seoul!

IN THE MOONLIGHT

A few times a year, Changdeokgung Palace, my favorite of Seoul’s five palaces, is open for moonlight tours. I made sure to buy tickets as soon as they were available, and was delighted to see these beautiful buildings lit up at night!