Posts Tagged: Hiking Gear

TAKE A HIKE

This weekend Jared and I ventured into Bukhansan National Park to stretch our legs and soak in some nature. The park consists of three mountain peaks within just 30 square miles of protected land. Designated as a park in 1983, Bukhansan is very unique because it is in northern Seoul, a city of 10 million people. Since it is part of the city, we did something I have never experienced before: we took the subway to reach a national park!

OUR SUNNY DAY IN SUWON

We recently took a day trip to nearby Suwon. Our much loved Lonely Planet Korea guide book lists Suwon’s Hwaseong Fortress, A UNESCO World Heritage site, as one of the top sites in Korea. If our guidebook says to go, we usually obey.¬†