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,…

Bukchon in the Snow

Bukchon Hanok Village in the snow. Photo by Robert Koehler of SEOUL.

Makgeolli Gourmet

When you pair rice beer with gastronomy, good things happen

Do It Yourself

Why leave health and beauty treatments only to the professionals, when you can treat yourself on your own?

SEOUL Weekly: First Full Moon Festival

  Seoul Selection Bookshop / SEOUL Magazine / Translation Services Feb.…

Winter at the ParK

Oh, the weather outside is frightful, but the Park in Seoul’s so delightful. Cozy up to a sauna, dig into the comfort cuisine of the elite, and soak in the most spectacular of Gangnam cityscape views.  With the last of the romantic…

Forest Healing

Inje’s Wondae-ri Birch Forest is a magical landscape that rejuvenates the soul

SEOUL Magazine, February 2016

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True to Its Roots 서촌

Seochon has become one of Seoul’s trendiest neighborhoods, largely by keeping its present linked to its past


Entrance to Incheon's Chinatown. Photo by Robert Koehler.