Posts Tagged: Seoul

SEOUL SILHOUETTE

Our time in Seoul is wrapping up, and I wanted to make sure we got the iconic Seoul portraits to remember our time here.

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.

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!

PADDLE PARTY

The Han River slices through Seoul. I live on the southern side, but travel north of the Han almost daily. Seoul has done a great job in featuring the Han as part of it’s city. The banks are lined with parks, trails, and restaurants.

NORYANGJIN FISH MARKET

The fish market has long been on my list of things to do in Seoul. I’m a sucker for markets, and this is one of the most famous in Seoul. It is used by thousands of Koreans supplying their restaurants and homes with fresh food. There’s just one problem; I don’t like fish.

A RIDE IN THE PARK

This weekend Jared and I joined our friend in exploring a bit more of Seoul. This city is so huge and offers so many activities, that I often wonder if we will ever feel that we have seen enough.