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  • Ten things not-to-miss in Seoul
    Ten things not-to-miss in Seoul
    Seoul is the bustling capital city of South Korea and an excellent gateway city to Asia. The techie, prosperous city has been called “The Miracle on the Han River” due to its transformation for the destruction during the Korean War to...
  • Portion of Roberto Orci's 'Star Trek 3' movie to be filmed in Seoul, Korea
    Seoul, Korea to be the location site of Roberto Orci's 'Star Trek 3' movie
    According to Comic Book Movie on Sunday, "Star Trek 3" seems to share a common theme to the venue in which "Avengers: Age of Ultron" and "The Bourne Legacy" had been filmed. That location would be Seoul, South Korea...
  • Touring Seoul, South Korea's 'Gangnum Style' district
    Going ‘Gangnum Style’ in Seoul, South Korea
    In late May 2014 the K-pop (Korean pop) rap single “Gangnam Style” hit the two billion mark on YouTube. Did you know the name Gangnam is actually an upscale district in Seoul, South Korea? This infectious song, all in the Korean...
  • Food in Korea: Gwangjang Market is street food paradise
    Food in Korea: Gwangjang Market is street food paradise
    Locally known as Gwangjang Sijang (“Gwong-jong Shi-jong”), Gwangjang Market is located in a network of alleys just off the main street near Dongdaemun market in Seoul, South Korea. With countless food stalls open until 10 PM every day...
  • Korea
    Jeju Island Seoul: The charm of South Korea
    Jeju is South Korea's largest island. It's located in Seoul, the capital and largest metropolis of South Korea. The population is over 10 million residents. The Seoul Capital Area, which includes the surrounding Incheon, and Gyeonggi...
  • Holiday Inn Seongbuk, Seoul, Korea
    Holiday Inn Seongbuk, Seoul, Korea is a place to stay
    Good value, good location, great staff – what more could anyone ask for? Be greeted by the friendly staff and ushered to your room with complimentary DVDs, 32-inch LCD TV, your own PC, and other amenities along with a city-view. You can surf...
  • Texting and walking
    Texting and walking –the zombie walk
    In light of the recent Aaron Deveau homicide case, I thought it appropriate to look into other dangerous aspects of texting especially here in Seoul. 18-year-old Deveau is the first person to have been tried and convicted of texting while driving....
  • Bicycling as a means of Transportation
    Cycling as a means of transportation
    Can a world of overweight people, a choking earth, and the bicycle come together for healing......Why ride?Each cyclist has his own reason. For me, the reason is simple I love it! The byproducts of my passion include health, a clear mind,...
  • Buddha's Birthday Celebration
    Seoul Celebrates Buddha's Birthday
    It’s a hazy Seoul day on Buddha’s Birthday (May 28). Nonetheless, millions of people spent the day outside enjoying it. In Yeouido Park, Koreans take pleasure having picnic lunches under colorful tents near the water. Jet fountains...
  • Singapore Airline's flight crew are professional, elegant, and kind.
    San Francisco featured in Singapore Airline's campaign video
    San Francisco international travelers can be proud Singapore Airlines, the world's most awarded airline, selected the beautiful city of San Francisco as one of the main cities to feature in their unique and well done airline campaign video.The...
  • Seoul LEGO Tower
    Video: LEGO reaches new height with world's tallest LEGO tower
    LEGO Korea announced on the completion of a new LEGO tower that measures an astonishing 104 feet, 8 inches. The tower which took 5 days to build was completed on Sunday when the last brick was put in place by the Crown Prince of Denmark.According...
  • 63 Tower
    The Mystery of Yeouido
    People come to Yeouido to enjoy art, listen to music, sunbathe, bike, picnic, swim, dine-out, and enjoy life.YeouidoYeouido is an island that sits on the southern edge of the Han River in Seoul. Along its borders are walkways, bike paths and parks...
  • Right to the point...
    D–Cube City, an excellent shopping experience
    One of Steve Jobs’ motus operandi was to create excellent experiences in Apple stores, and so it was for the creators of D-Cube. Located in southwestern Seoul (Sindorim-dong), D-Cube City is home to the Sheraton Hotel, excellent shopping and...
  • The Cloud
    ‘Twin tower’ skyscraper design touches a nerve
    On paper “The Cloud,” a residential high-rise project planned for Seoul, South Korea, sounds harmless enough. The design, by Dutch design firm MVRDV, calls for a pair of slender, straight-sided towers connected by a sky bridge at the...
  • LG Twins Outfield
    An Observation of Professional Baseball in South Korea
    Arriving at sports complex station two flights of stairs through a turnstile locating exit #5 Jamsil Baseball Stadium. Stopping at a bank of ATM machines to grab cash, cash being essential when at the ballpark. Fans climb stairs towards the...