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Visit Seoul South Korea.

Visit South Korea: Seoul.

In February 2015 I was living in Beijing and wondering what to do with my two week break for Chinese New Year. It had been a lifelong dream of mine to see Tokyo, but unfortunately the costs were looking crazy.

South Korea travel guide

Then, a buddy of mine recommended I visit South Korea. Moreover, he insisted that a friend would let me crash at his apartment in Seoul!

It seemed too good an opportunity to turn down. Hence I set off on a two week jaunt that saw me explore the capital, before taking in the cities of Jeonju and Busan.

Ingwansan Mountain Seoul Korea

Visit South Korea: Ingwansan Mountain.

I really enjoyed my Korean experience, although I never imaged I’d actually go back. However, that changed in April 2019 when I found myself finishing up another teaching contract in China.

As fate would have it, my old travel buddy Wonderboy was now living in the city of Daegu. Furthermore, my brother and his fiancee were stationed in Jeonju. I hadn’t seen him in over two years! Thus a return to South Korea felt like a no-brainer.

Visit South Korea.

Visit South Korea: Tapsa Temple.

I had some wondrous To find out all the details of my two trips, why not visit South Korea with me through my travel articles on:

Busan

Daegu

Jeonju

Maisan Mountain

Tapsa Temple

Seoul

The DMZ

Yongmunsa Temple

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