Walking Along Hwaseong Fortress City Wall (and the Strangest Street Performance We’ve Ever Seen)

After weeks of hiking Seoul City Wall, we learned about Hwaseong Fortress, a completely walled city. Not being one to shy away from adventure, we decided we had to check it out. And let me tell you, the experience was one I won't forget. No matter how extroverted I am, getting pulled into a random performance by … Continue reading Walking Along Hwaseong Fortress City Wall (and the Strangest Street Performance We’ve Ever Seen)

Want to See the BEST Fireworks Show? Look No Further than the International Fireworks Festival in Seoul

What can I say about Hanhwa's fireworks show courtesy of Seoul's International Fireworks Festival at the 63 Building on the Han river? Not much else besides that it was utterly fantastic. I had first seen the advert for Seoul's International Fireworks Festival 2016 a few weeks before in September. The fireworks were being held on October … Continue reading Want to See the BEST Fireworks Show? Look No Further than the International Fireworks Festival in Seoul

Looking for Beautiful Autumn Hiking Trails? Why Don’t You Try Hiking Gwanak Mountain!

Hiking trails seem endless is Korea, the hiker's paradise, and the one we explored on Gwanaksan was no less beautiful than previous hikes we've done. I must reflect again that I can't imagine many other places in the world where the city and mountains saddle up to each other as perfectly as in Korea. As you may … Continue reading Looking for Beautiful Autumn Hiking Trails? Why Don’t You Try Hiking Gwanak Mountain!