There was nothing more important, revealing, and impactful than visiting the DMZ (dematerialized zone) in Korea. One of the things highly recommended to us by one of the locals was to get on a tour of the DMZ, and of course this wasn’t something we weren’t going to miss. And then somewhere along the tour, […]
Another palace day! Changdeokgung was the second palace we visited in Korea. Between Changdeokgung and Gyeongbokgung palace, Changdeokgung ended up being my favorite out of the two. Maybe it was the different layout or feel of the rooms, but it felt more intimate than the sprawling Gyeongbokgung palace.
The Banpo Bridge Rainbow Fountain is a water show illuminated by hundreds of multi-colored lights on one of the worlds longest bridges. The water jets and multi-colored lights are coordinated to move along with music. The show is a good tourist attraction, and it usually only operates from April – October.
Something I didn’t realize we were missing out on in the U.S.; night markets! We just decided on heading out to Dongdaemun one restless night to walk around aimlessly. It was around 1:00 am when we decided to hail a cab from our hotel in Myeongdong, and it didn’t take too long to get there. If […]