Bukchon Hanok Houses

Let us begin by announcing our Instagram Challenge winner from our recent trip to Bukchon Hanok Village… drum roll please… Ryan! Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote for your favorite shot of this beautiful neighborhood. We are planning to have future challenges as well, so stay tuned! As promised, here’s our post and photos from our exploration of the area. 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

Only in Korea – Dr. Fish

Seoul has many unique and wonderful cafes. This statement, as you surely know if you have visited many, is an understatement. We have been to coffee shops that house live sheep for the customers’ petting pleasure, treehouse cafes with high fort-style construction for booths, dog and cat cafes for when you’re missing your animals back home, and a plethora of other themes that will undoubtedly find a way to fill your needs. Continue reading

Let’s go to… Multi Space Cafe!

During our time in Korea we have enjoyed many of the strange “rooms” that are available. There are PC rooms, DVD rooms, and singing rooms ( Noraebangs) that give patrons the opportunity to utilize equipment, games, and spaces that they do not have at home. In this installment of Let’s go to… we explore a Multi Space Cafe that has many of these features rolled into one. Continue reading