KOREA

Summer in Korea: What to Do + How to Stay Cool

Believe it or not, I’ve gone through summer in Korea four times! As a follow up to my guide to winter in Korea, I thought I’d write a nice little survival guide for anyone living or traveling through in the…

KOREA

How to Visit the Incredible Suwon Fortress

An easy day trip from Seoul, the Suwon Fortress (or Suwon Hwaseong) is a massive and frankly underrated place to visit! Here’s everything you need to know about navigating your way around the various landmarks. Okay, so maybe it’s only…

JAPAN

Staying at a Ryokan in Kyoto, Japan

Staying a ryokan in Kyoto is one of the loveliest experiences you can have in Japan. Here’s a full guide on what to expect and some tips to make the most of your experience. When I met up with my…

BUSAN

18 Best Things to Do in Busan, Korea

Busan is to Los Angeles like Seoul is to New York City. Far away and along the southern coast, it manages to balance being the second largest city in the country while also feeling significantly more laidback. I’ve been quite…

KOREA

13 Free Things to Do in Seoul

If you’re on a super strict, shoestring budget, then you’re going to love Korea’s capital city. While I’ve easily burned through $200+ on a crazy weekend, it’s entirely possible to visit and tour around for next to nothing. Here’s a list…

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…