Hadong and Gurye

  Countryside charms and nature's beauty await along the banks of the Seomjingang River   Gazing southeast, the sun rises slowly but surely over the horizon. The Seomjingang River’s pristine waters reflect the morning light…

Old Is New Again

Young entrepreneurs use old buildings to give Seoul new life   “Dull, inert cities, it is true, do contain the seeds of their own destruction and little else. But lively, diverse, intense cities contain the seeds of their own regeneration,…

Class is in session

SEOUL holds a discussion on the Korean education system

Seoul Travel Bits

Ansan Jarak-gil, Seodaemun Prison History Hall, Korean Temple Food Festival, Insa-dong, Sejong Village

Achasan Station

Follow the trails of Seoul’s most fought over mountain or delve into the city’s most kid-friendly park

Stone Temple Buddhas

Gyeongju’s Golgulsa is home to Seonmudo martial arts tradition


Scenic southern port city makes the perfect spring getaway

Bukchon in March

Bukchon on a lovely March day. Photo by Robert Koehler.

Incheon Bridge

Incheon Bridge, seen from Songdo. Photo by Robert Koehler.