Seoul International Fireworks Festival

A few weeks ago some friends and I ventured out of Tongjin and headed towards Seoul to see the International Fireworks Festival. The original plan was to go to the park where the fireworks would be launched. After some research and seeing the hordes of people comparable to the Seoul Lantern Festival. Waiting an hour…

Climbing Etiquette? Not here…

Climbing in Korea is something else. You have a lot of really good rock and some interesting routes. The hikes in are great (when it is not a queue line) and the views from the top are usually scenic. But alas, despite the positives, climbing here can be the most irritating experience ever. In any…

Seodaemun Prison

On one of the many trips to Seoul Sara and I have taken we chose a cold, overcast day with light drizzle to visit Seodaemun Prison. I would list this as one of the top places to see if you are living in or visiting Seoul. There is a lot of information in English, and…