South Korea

We spent 3 months living in the town of Songtan, South Korea (October 2015-January 2016). A few of our posts cover the Songtan/Pyeongtaek area, but most of them are about Seoul.

General:
Seoul Itinerary (Kyle’s version)
Scenes from Songtan
Video:   3 months in Korea
Seoul In 60 Seconds

Accommodation:
Our Stay in a Korean Love Motel
Our Last Night in Korea: Love Motel #2
Our First International Housesit

Transportation:
Navigating Seoul
Food and Drink:

General:
Korean Food P1
Korean Food P2
Cooking in Korea

Groceries:
HomePlus and Emart
Local Grocery Shopping in Songtan
Songtan Street Market
Songtan Bakery

Ice cream Reviews:
Ice Cream Review P1
Ice Cream Review P2
Ice Cream Review P3
Korean Ice Cream Review P4

Coffee and Desserts: 
The Poop Cafe
Hello Kitty Cafe (Hongdae)
Myeongdong (Rose Ice Cream)
Sinsadong, (Remicone Ice Cream)
Cafe CF (Songtan)

Meals:
Journey to Sinchon (Food)
Makgeolli Station

Alcohol:   
About Soju
Wine and Beer Reviews

Activities:

Hikes/Nature:   
Bukhansan National Park
Ansan Trail and Yonsei University
Fortress Wall of Seoul

Festivals   
Bucheon International Animation Festival
Korean American Friendship Festival
Seoul Lantern Festival & The Chrysanthemum Exhibit
Pocheon Herb Village (Lighting Festival)

Animals:   
Pyeongtaek Cat Cafe
Puppy Spoon (Dog Cafe)
Hongdae Cat Cafe
The Seoul Zoo

History:
Korean War Memorial
Changdeokgung Palace
Bongwonsa Temple
National Museum of Korea
Gyeongbokgung Palace

Other:
N Seoul Tower
Onyang Hot Springs/Jimjilbang (Briana)
Onyang Hot Springs/Jimjilbang (Kyle)
Chungmuro (Film Photography)
Pyeongtaek Sky Garden
Let’s Go to the Movies (in Korea)
Banpo Bridge Failure