Journals South Korea

Jeju: Wind, Women, Water

Created by Composthp on April 14, 2012 Best of IgoUgo

9 Reviews
4 Stories

We spent a week exploring Jeju-do, a UNESCO geopark and a favourite honeymoon destination for many Koreans. This island is famed for its women divers, nature trails and seafood.

Day trips from Seoul

Created by Composthp on March 10, 2011 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

We took advantage of the direct shuttle services operating from Seoul to Nami Island and Jeonju to spend a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Seoul Revisited

Created by Composthp on July 10, 2010 Best of IgoUgo

10 Reviews
1 Story

We spent a short 5 days in Seoul exploring the sights at our own leisurely pace. Having been on a regular diet of Korean dramas for the last few years, Seoul was at once vaguely familiar and yet, foreign to us. It was a rejuvenating trip for my weary soul.

Missing Tokyo

Created by SeenThat on October 9, 2008 Best of IgoUgo

3 Reviews
2 Stories

In my way back to the US from Bangkok, the flip-flops of modern days flights forced me to stop in Seoul. For the third time I was at almost parachuting distance from Tokyo, and missed it.

This City's Got Seoul

Created by ifor_gal on September 27, 2008 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

This ever-changing metropolitan city has become fashion forward and culturally conscious. Boutiques, designer cafes, and amazing restaurants have popped up all over the crowded city...here I share a few of my favorites.



Seoul Survivors

Created by Ishtar on January 20, 2007 Best of IgoUgo

4 Reviews
1 Story

We were caught in transit in Seoul for a mere 48 hours in freezing weather and no car. How we survived.

Seoul Stopovers

Created by travelswithkids on February 26, 2006 Best of IgoUgo

6 Reviews

With only a couple days in Seoul on our Korea trip, we sampled its palaces, people, museums, and shopping markets.

Heart and Seoul in Korea

Created by Paul Bacon on December 18, 2005 Best of IgoUgo

10 Reviews
7 Stories

For one year, I taught English in a Hogwan (private language school) in a small town called Taean about two hours south of Seoul.

Hanguk Minsokchon (The Korean Folk Village)

Created by E. B. on September 11, 2005 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

A lot has changed since I last visited the Korean Folk Village, known to native Koreans as Minsokchon. Twenty years ago, I remember a quaint town of yesteryear. Today, it resembled a miniature Disneyworld. American culture has pervaded the world, even in a folk town meant to be authentic.

Seoul Journal

Created by seethesun on June 3, 2005 Best of IgoUgo

2 Reviews
5 Stories

The home of one of the ferocious Asian tigers of South Korea, Seoul is home to 10 million people. Located in the northern part of South Korea and just a stone’s throw away from the world’s most militarized zone, Seoul vibrates with a force that one must experience for oneself.

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