Wondering Where to Stay in Seoul? [2019!]

Seoul is, without a doubt, one of the most vibrant and exciting cities in the world. A great food scene, lively nightlife, and plenty of energy and electricity, it’s no wonder Seoul is one of Asia’s most popular travel destinations. But Seoul is a massive city. And,...

24 BEST Hostels in Seoul [CHEAP & SAFE • 2019]

Seoul is often overlooked, but it’s youthful, dynamic and packed full of as much food as it is filled with stunning slices of history; alongside malls and orange-tented street food there’s great hiking to be had in the mountains that dot the city. But...

A night in… Haebangchon, Korea

WHILE within walking distance of foreign-food-haven Itaewon, Haebangchon offers a scene better suited for local residents than tourists. That said, read this basic guide to the area and you’re off and running. The name Haebangchon (해방촌, 解放村) translates to...

A night in… Itaewon, Seoul, South Korea

The central hub of foreigners in Seoul makes for a fun-filled night out, whether that fun involves food, drinks, or dancing. Close to the Yongsan Garrison (the U.S. Army base that gave rise to the area decades ago), Itaewon and two nearby districts are within walking...
Where to crash in Seoul on the cheap

Where to crash in Seoul on the cheap

CRASHING – everybody eventually does it. Coming to Seoul to party is fun. Trying to find a place to crash afterwards is not. Presuming you haven’t already arranged to stay at a friend’s house or reserved a hotel, there are plenty of 24-hour...
Six things to avoid in Seoul

Six things to avoid in Seoul

SEOUL is a huge place – beyond being one of the largest cities in the world, the surrounding metropolitan area is filled with plenty of other attractions. While you can spend weeks touring Seoul and not see it all, there are several places you can safely skip if...