Overlooking the Blue House and most of central Seoul, Inwangsan is the perfect place to watch the sun set. Less of a hike and more of a leisurely walk up a few stairs and along the fortress wall, Inwangsan is a suitable outdoor adventure for… Read More
It has been awhile since I’ve written about Bukhansan National Park. In February, I moved to a new neighborhood that is more central in Seoul but farther away from the base of the mountain. However, I recently discovered an amazing trail that offered a completely… Read More
For two weeks out of the year, cherry blossoms make the Korean landscape a bit more magical. In a culture of selfie professionals, these two weeks bring a full-on cherry-blossom-selfie craze. So, while I am not usually one to hop on the lets-take-photos-of-flowers bonanza, I… Read More
Wooooheeee, Suraksan Mountain. This is an incredibly impressive hike, both for its diverse climbing terrain and its unmatched views of other mountains in northern Seoul. Though the ascent was not more than an hour and a half, it definitely got my adrenaline pumping. Despite the… Read More
Walking from Itaewon to Hannam-dong.