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,…

Healing, the traditional way

Templestay Week offers you a chance to discover a 1,700-year-old tradition for even less

Stone Temple Buddhas

Gyeongju’s Golgulsa is home to Seonmudo martial arts tradition

Where the Dharma dwells

Beopjusa Temple’s Templestay program is a chance to recharge in one of Korea’s most historic monasteries

Woljeongsa Temple

Learn about the temple’s founder while learning about yourself

Temple of Filial Piety

Yongjoosa‘s Templestay program is a chance to reflect on what kind of son or daughter you‘ve been

Beomeosa Templestay

[box_light]Beomeosa Templestay 범어사 템플스테이 A Busan hideaway well within the city limits[/box_light] Written and photographed by Jason Teale When you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life in Korea, it’s…

Experiencing the Way of the Buddha

[box_light]Experiencing the Way of the Buddha Templestay program at beautiful Naesosa Temple lets you get back to the basics[/box_light] Written and photographed by Simon Bond Hidden in the verdent forests and picturesque mountains of Byeonsanbando…