First look: Korea’s newest train – the ITX

Korea’s newest train just begs to be ridden. The ITX 청춘 (Cheong-chun) makes the journey from Yongsan station in central Seoul to Chuncheon in an hour and nineteen minutes, making several stops along the...

Destination: Odaesan in fall glory (Gangwon-do)

Beautiful leaves – yep, they’re here! EDITED 31 October 2011 to reflect some corrections. After exploring nearby Woljeongsa, I aimed to explore a bit of Odaesan National Park. It is...