Category: TRAVEL

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Gangwon-do: Daegwallyeong Sheep Farm

You often see this place in Korean dramas and movies and you tell yourself that you must go there when you visit Korea. On a trip to Pyeongchang, the site of the Winter Olympics...

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Seoul Trolley Bus

It was fun being one of the first passengers of the Seoul trolley-styled city tour buses. On April 1, Seoul City Tour bus celebrated their 15th year by introducing three new buses designed like...

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New Tourist Visa Requirements to Korea (March 2015)

Please visit Korean visa for Filipinos for a more updated post. I have four friends who are supposed to apply for their tourist visa to Korea next month. It’s a good thing that they...

Where to find information on Korean visa 0

Where to find information on Korean visa

There’s a new website set up by the Korean government so people from around the world who would like to visit or live in Korea could easily get information. This website is long overdue...

Korea’s Fall Foliage 2014 14

Korea’s Fall Foliage 2014

Today is the first day of October and it’s a lot cooler now in the morning and at night. Within this month, we should expect the leaves to change to different shades of yellow,...

An abandoned quarry turned Art Valley 2

An abandoned quarry turned Art Valley

You may not find “Pocheon Art Valley” as one of the top destinations in Korea, but it is definitely worth visiting for a number of reasons. Pocheon Art Valley is about 55 km from...

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Enjoy summer at Caribbean Bay

It’s swimming season once more in Korea! Summer started early and we took advantage of KEB (Korea Exchange Bank) 10,000 won surprise early this month. We went to Caribbean Bay for a whole day...

An Afternoon at Petite France 1

An Afternoon at Petite France

Petite France is a famous filming location of Korean dramas. Among them are “Beethoven Virus”, “Secret Garden” and the recently concluded “The Man from the Stars”. I saw all three dramas and I wanted...

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Tourist visa for sibling of a Filipino married to a Korean

To those who are asking, here are the requirements for tourist visa for the sister or brother of a Filipino married to a Korean. The information is also available in Korean. A sample invitation...

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Jogyesa Temple Chrysanthemum Festival

Jogyesa Temple is located in the heart of Seoul ~ the Jongro district. The first time I visited the temple was when my sisters came here for a visit in the fall of 2011....