South Korea. A country that is often in the news, for all the wrong reasons. This beautiful, modern country has great destinations for both city breaks, as well as countryside adventures.

Be sure to check out Seoul as your flight will most likely take you there and it’s a great place. Take in the food, shopping, scenery, and city-scapes in this unique country.

Read below and get planning!

Why Travel Here?

1) Food – Kimchi, Bibimbap, and other delights.

2) Soju – Pomegranate, Blueberry, Citrus, Pineapple, the list goes on. Enjoy from the cities many sky-bars.

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3) High and Fast Fashion – Seoul is quickly getting a reputation as a fashion hub, similar to it’s beauty industry. Plenty to choose from, shop your heart out.

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4) Hiking – choose from seven mountains, Hallasan being the most popular.

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5) Palaces – in the heart of the city, visit many pristine complexes.

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What you can expect?


1) Instagrammable Pictures left, right, and center.

2) Definitely do a day trip out of Seoul. The train system is excellent as well as the express bus system.

3) K-pop – it’s a really big thing in Korea, you’ll either love it or hate it.

4) Most shops are open on Sunday – and therefore closed on Monday, just to be aware.

5) Similar to Japan – no tipping, and taking off your shoes in certain situations is a mist.

Where should I go?