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,…

Land of Healing 영주

Yeongju soothes the soul with history, traditions and inspiration

Yangyang 양양

Enjoy the waves and commune with nature in Korea’s surfing capital

Escape Into the Clouds 가평

Valleys, streams and waterfalls around Gapyeong offer precious respite from the summer heat

City of the Night Sea 여수

Enjoy a summer adventure in beautiful Yeosu


[box_light] Romantic Sunsets West Sea village of Janghwa-ri offers an inspiring respite from the daily grind [/box_light] Written and photographed by John Steele Located approximately an hour and a half west of Seoul, the farming village…

Jeongeup Granite Phallus

[button link="The URL of the button" variation="lightgrey"]Jeongeup Granite Phallus 정읍백암리남근석[/button] Like many Korean rural villages, the entrance of the village of Wonbaegam in Baegam-ri, Jeongeup, Jeollabuk-do, is guarded…
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South Sea Jewel -- Namhae

[box_dark] South Sea Jewel -- NAMHAE | 남해 A flawless blend of nature and leisure, Namhae is the perfect weekend getaway package Written and photographed by Robert Koehler [/box_dark]   Koreans like to call Namhae…
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Hwasun: Searching for Korea's Sacred Stones

[box_dark] HWASUN | 화순 Searching for Korea's Sacred Stones Written and photographed by Peter DeMarco [/box_dark]     Hwasun, a large county about an hour southeast of Gwangju, looks like any other in Jeollanam-do.…
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  [box_dark] DAEGU | 대구 Metropolis brings together history, culture and nature Written by Robert Koehler Photographed by Ryu Seunghoo [/box_dark]   Despite being Korea’s fourth largest city, Daegu gets something…