WTAsia2015: One Week in Seoul

Our visit to Jeju Island was a relatively short three nights, and our time in Gwangju flew by after only two nights. By then, I think most of the WTAsia2015 travel writing crew were eager to settle down for a bit. Ready for the final leg of our journey, we arrived at the station in Gwangju and waited for our […]

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Goodbye Seoul, Hello Tokyo

Our last full day in Seoul was a “let’s get some more souvenirs and mail them so we don’t have to carry them around” kind of day. We returned to Itaewon to get a few more items, particularly tea sets and other types of decorative wares, then headed straight to a nearby post office. Just […]

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Seoul, Day One: Doughnuts, Journalists and Samgyeopsal

What’s a great way to fight jet lag and South Korea’s June humidity while easing into the “we’re not in Texas anymore” mentality? Take advantage of one of Seoul’s awesome metro stations and drop into a Krispy Kreme for some coffee and doughnuts, free wifi, and powerful air conditioning. Truth is, we guys had already […]

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