Business Travel in Seoul
Whatever the reason, getting to travel with most expenses paid is a luxury. But business travel can be a grind. You find yourself moving from meeting to meeting and working in between. But finding a few gaps in your busy schedule to experience the city you're visiting can be well worth it--especially when that city [...]

Gyeongnidan is a neighborhood, just one station from Itaewon, that is quickly becoming an epicenter of trendy restaurants, cafes, and shops, as well as a number of stylish, cozy bars. Always on the hunt for her next meal, Amanda’s search for great food and atmosphere have taken her into the nooks and crannies of Seoul. […]

Gwangju is perhaps Korea’s most underrated city for expats. Bursting with energy, a vibrant expat scene, and and tons of great places to visit nearby, Gwangju has more to offer than most people realize. Here, Blake Bouchard gives us the lowdown on Gwangju’s greatest day trips. Originally from Prince George, British Columbia, Blake has been […]

Galmegi Brewing is Busan’s first craft beer pub, and will soon be opening the first American-style microbrewery and brewpub in Korea’s second city. We sent Josh Sokolow to find out what keeps them brewing with style! An avid traveler, expat, foodie, and lover of all things with an ABV (Alcohol by Volume) over 5%, you […]

Cherry blossoms in Korea are every bit as beautiful as those in Japan, and not going to see them when you have the chance would be a huge mistake; read on to find out when and where you can view them at their most magnificent. Anthony counts himself fortunate to have seen the cherry blossoms fall on […]

In part two of her paean to "rural" Korean living, Amanda shares with us her top 8 reasons to live outside of the major hubs of Seoul, Busan, and Daegu. Amanda is a self-proclaimed city girl, born and raised in the densely populated suburbs of New Jersey, only a hop, skip, and a jump from [...]

Korean Express Buses (고속) are by far the most effective way to get around the country. Here we’ll show you how to make a reservation online, using the Korean-language only website. For three years Anthony has traveled Korea – largely by express bus, though also by planes, trains, and automobiles. He likes the express bus […]

Buam-dong is a charming neighborhood in the center of Seoul, South Korea that offers a peaceful alternative to often-hectic Samcheongdong. In the first of a series of posts about lesser-known destinations, Amanda gives us an insider’s view. Always on the hunt for her next meal, Amanda’s search for great food and atmosphere have taken her […]

Visiting a Korean jjimjilbang (or public bath) is one of those obligatory experiences that no one should avoid merely out of “dignity” or “shyness.” Your first visit can be confusing, so we’ve put together the how-to you’ll need to act like a natural when going au naturel. Anthony loves a good soak in the Mokyoktang, […]

The best places to travel to from Korea aren’t necessarily the ones you hear about most often. Sure, Thailand’s great, and you should definitely go, but here are 4 amazing destinations that you probably hadn’t thought of. After three years in Korea, Anthony considers himself a master of the mad-dash, 5-day Chuseok vacation. He’d love […]