Places to Visit: Real Seoul

You are ready to become a real local and feel comfortable calling Seoul your home. Unfortunately, the elusive places that only locals know are hard to just search up, and I'm not about to name my favorite hidden spots. In fact, I find it a bit paradoxical. Those pockets that only the locals know are special because they know the area so well and stumbled upon it themselves. Being a local is not something you can shortcut.... Read More

Seoul Sites: First-Timers

Finding spots that only a select few are aware of can make the city feel more exclusively yours — yet I discourage you from only doing that upon your first arrival in a new city (in this case Seoul). Tourist destinations are popular for a reason: They give those unfamiliar with the area a direct peek into essential parts of that city’s cultural being.... Read More