Travel

Jeju Island

Jeju Island

In January, we took a long weekend trip to Jeju Island.  Jeju Island is a volcanic island that is part of South Korea, just off the southern…

Beijing, China – Part 3/3

Beijing, China – Part 3/3

The attractions we toured in Beijing were amazing.  The palaces were enormous and beautiful, making Korea’s palaces seem tiny in comparison.  The Great Wall was everything I…

Beijing, China – Part 2/3

Beijing, China – Part 2/3

Our Beijing tour itinerary included a stop at a friendship store and three factory stores.  These are government-owned stores that sell primarily to foreigners.  Visitors on tours…

Beijing, China – Part 1/3

Beijing, China – Part 1/3

While my mom and aunt were visiting us here in Korea in November, we took a four-day weekend trip to Beijing, China.  This was a tour that…

Folk Village Revisited

Folk Village Revisited

In May of last year, Johnnie, his sister, and I spent a day at the Korean Folk Village.  I blogged about it here and here.  The Korean…

Shopping in Seoul

Shopping in Seoul

While my mom and aunt were visiting, we did a lot of shopping.  In fact, they got almost all of their Christmas shopping done while here!  We…

Changing of the Guards

Changing of the Guards

At the entrance to Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul, a Changing of the Guards ceremony takes place every hour on the hour from 10am to 3pm daily, except…

Gyeongbokgung Palace

Gyeongbokgung Palace

My mother, my aunt, and I traveled to Seoul for a day with grandiose plans of touring three palaces but only managed to see one.  The palace…

Christmas Market

Christmas Market

Some friends I recently went on a shopping trip to seoul in search of Christmas ornaments and decorations.  One of our shopping destinations was the Express Bus…

Insam Festival

Insam Festival

After our tour of Wine Korea, we stopped at the Geumsan Insam Festival.  Insam is the Korean word for ginseng.  Ginseng is a popular herb available in…

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