KOREA

Naganeupseong Folk Village: How to Visit This Traditional Fortress Town

If you’re visiting Suncheon, don’t miss a lovely trip out to Naganeupseong Folk Village! Here’s what to expect and how to visit. Guys, I’ve finally done it. I knocked off the last big thing I’ve been wanting to do on…

BOSEONG

Boseong Green Tea Fields: Everything You Need to Know to Visit

If you’re a fan of green tea, the Boseong Green Tea Fields should be #1 on your list of places to see in Korea. Even if you’re not a fan of green tea, Boseong should be pretty high up on…

Suncheon Bay Garden – How to Visit

The Suncheon Bay Garden alone is enough reason to visit this city! Here’s a full guide on what to expect when you do. So, this is a bit embarrassing. For the longest time when I heard people talk about the Suncheon…

KOREA

The Gwangyang Maehwa Festival: Finding Plum Blossoms in Korea

Around the same time as the sansuyu trees begin to bloom so do the apricot plum blossoms in Korea! Here’s a guide to visiting the prettiest area to see all the maehwa trees in their full glory at the Gwangyang…

KOREA

Visiting the Gurye Sansuyu Festival

The Gurye Sansuyu Festival is one of the first Korean flower festivals in spring since they begin to blossom in mid-March. Even though Namwon is only a few stops away from Gurye, it wasn’t until this year, living in Suncheon,…

SUNCHEON

Hiking Between Two Mountain Temples in Jogyesan

Here’s what to expect hiking between two mountain temples, Seonamsa and Songgwangsa, on Jogyesan, near Suncheon. Spoiler alert: Like most of my hiking in Korea, I was a bit unprepared… One of the more underrated things to do in Suncheon…