Nami Island (남이섬) is definitely one of the most common day trips to make when you are in Seoul. The island got popular because of Winter Sonata, a Korean drama, that used the island as the drama set. Nami island is actually a separate republic from South Korea. They declared their independence in 2006 but don’t… Read More Day Trips from Seoul: Nami Island
After going to Gwangju and Boseong, on the last day of our trip, we explored Yeosu and Suncheon at the very Southern part of Korea. We woke up to a beautiful bright weather in Yeosu and headed out at 9AM. Here’s where we what we did that day.
After going around Gwangju on our first day, our group was sent to take the Boseong City Tour bus from Gwangju U-Square Bus Terminal. I think it’s really cool that there are such services taking visitors around other nearby smaller cities from a major city like Gwangju in a convenient and easy way. Boseong isn’t the… Read More Visiting Jeolla Province: Boseong
Our third WOW Korea trip this time was to Jeolla Province on the South-West region of South Korea. Our first destination was Gwangju City, around 3-4 hours away by bus from Seoul. Here’s the list of places that we went to in our day there:
Most of you have probably heard of Incheon – not as a city but rather as the airport you’ll arrive in if you are visiting Seoul. The airport is named Incheon International Airport because it is actually located in Incheon, a neighbouring city of Seoul. I went to Incheon City last week with my parents… Read More Day Trips from Seoul: Incheon
This is the second part to my second WOW Korea trip to Gyeongsang Province. My first post was about Andong, and in this post, I will be sharing the places that we went to in Yeongju and Mungyeong City. These are where we went to in Yeongju:
It’s time for the second trip with WOW Korea~ One month really flies by very fast. This time we went to three different cities in the North Gyeongsang Province in Korea: Andong, Yeongju and Mungyeong. I did not know what to expect from the trip because honestly I have never heard of these cities but… Read More Visiting North Gyeongsang Province: Part 1 (Andong)
After 2 days in Busan, we moved to Ulsan on our second night for the third day. For those who are not familiar with South Korea’s geography, Ulsan is located an hour away on the north of Busan.
This is a continuation of the first part published here. Since the weather was really nice on our second day in Busan, we did a lot of sightseeing. We went to three beaches and we took a Busan Bus tour (called Ibagu Bus Tour). Beaches in Busan I would recommend visiting Busan in Summer as… Read More Busan and Ulsan in 3D2N (Part 2)
The first field trip for WOWKOREA Supporters this year is to Busan and Ulsan. I was not really sure on what to expect but I guess that was why I was excited for the trip. How to Get to Busan by Train For this trip, we took the KTX (Korea Train Express) to Busan. For those… Read More Busan and Ulsan in 3D2N (Part 1)