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Camping and Jams at the Rainbow Island Music Festival

Nami Island is, without a doubt, one of my all-time favorite Korean attractions.  Sure, it’s touristy, but with good reason.  The island’s stunning scenery and artistic atmosphere make it an ideal destination for nature lovers and design enthusiasts alike.  Because Namiseom is a bit of a journey from Seoul, I’m not able to get out …

Eats and Treats in Incheon’s Chinatown

Incheon Station is located at the very end of Line 1 of the Seoul Metropolitan Subway.  Because of its location, the writers of “Korea Top 10” on Arirang TV thought the city, specifically Chinatown, an ideal destination to be included on “Railroads”, an episode I am filming with them now.  I had visited Chinatown last …

Day Trippin’: Heyri Art Village

For a full, updated walking tour of Heyri, check out Seoul Searching’s three-part Seoul Walks: Enchanting Heyri Art Village series.  Less than an hour’s drive north of Seoul sits an enchanting community of artists. Envisioned and created by a well known book publisher, Heyri Art Village is now home to over 370 painters, potters, photographers, …

Tour de Korea

To say that Korea is a beautiful country would be a great understatement. Especially in the countryside, it’s easy to be mystified by the nation’s beautiful landscapes and breathtaking scenery. There are plenty of recreational opportunities for nature lovers and outdoor sportsmen to take advantage of while in Korea. One particular activity that is highly …