“As pretty as a flower”: My Chuesok experience in Gyeongju

I’m sure most of you will be somewhat familiar with Gyeongju. It gets listed in the itineraries as a place to visit after Seoul and Busan. If you are wondering what Korea was like in the past it’s worth going to Gyeongju to see some beautiful temples and monuments. Getting there Gyeoungju is 80 kmsContinue reading ““As pretty as a flower”: My Chuesok experience in Gyeongju”

The Bay 101: Favourite tourist attraction in Haeundae

If you check out ¬†out any tourist guide to Busan, you will find this place mentioned as one of the best places to visit for what Koreans call ‘Night View.’ Every time I ask for recommendations of where to go I’m always told that this or that particular place has the best night view ofContinue reading “The Bay 101: Favourite tourist attraction in Haeundae”

Never talk to girls in bars in South Korea

I recently made a startling revelation and it may blow your mind a little bit. I’m going to tell you something that you might not accept: If you want to meet and date girls in South Korea, you can pretty much forget about meeting them in bars. Now this may come as a shock, butContinue reading “Never talk to girls in bars in South Korea”