Instagram Challenge – Gakwonsa Temple

It is the last day of our Seollal Lunar New Year holiday, so we decided to leave the big city and take the express train an hour south to Cheonan. There we took in some of the two most famous sites, Gakwonsa temple and Independence Hall. For our challenge today, we chose to show off the beautiful temple. As usual, we will announce the winner in our full post later this week, but for now, vote for your favorite shot! Continue reading

Instagram Challenge – Seodaemun Prison

This weekend we visited a Prison Museum in Seoul that honors the patriots of Korea’s resistance movement during the times of Japanese Imperialism. This complex showed a great deal of historic and horrific scenes that will stay in our memory forever. Continue reading

Instagram Challenge!

Ryan and I headed up to the Gahoe-dong neighborhood today to check out the famous Bukchon hanok houses. As we were snapping away getting as many pictures as we could, we thought we might as well have a friendly Instagram photo challenge! We will have the photos we took with the DSLR up soon, but for now, vote for your favorite photo and we will reveal the winner in our full post about this gorgeous area. Continue reading