South Korea: Seoul Searching

After being in group tours and excursions all day the day before, the solo traveller in me wanted to escape so I took on Seoul by myself, deciding it would be good to do a hike whilst I was here. My hike of choice was Bukhansan National Park, a huge national park in the middle of … Continue reading South Korea: Seoul Searching

South Korea: The DMZ & Cheonggyecheon

My first tourist excursion was to the Korean Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) on the border with North Korea. You can only visit in a tour group and normally have to give a few days' notice. We were quite late applying but still just about managed to get on a basic tour. Look at the different options … Continue reading South Korea: The DMZ & Cheonggyecheon

South Korea: Falling in Love with Seoul

I'd only been back in Hong Kong for 2 and a half days, so it was definitely time to pack my bags and head off again. I was very excited about this one. South Korea had been on my 'list' for sometime after hearing great things about it. I didn't think I'd have the time … Continue reading South Korea: Falling in Love with Seoul