South Korea Travel Guide – Day 1: Seoul’s Culture Tour

Traveling to South Korea as a Filipino is very challenging and exciting at the same time. Imagine… Not knowing how to speak Korean, and struggling to find good guides on how to travel South Korea as a Filipino. So naturally… We just hacked it! Read on to get a glimpse of my journey in SK, and how this blog post turned South Korea travel guide can help you when you plan your own trip there. 9 Days in South Korea – Here’s What Went Down To kick off our 9-day tour in South Korea, we decided to first explore the laid-back and cultural side of the bustling city of Seoul. With that in mind, I promptly did my research on […]

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Where to Stay in Seoul: Top Areas and Budget Hotels in Seoul Suggestions

I believe that every place in Seoul has a special thing to offer. But for first timers, this may also mean an additional struggle of deciding where exactly to stay. To help you out, I’m listing the top three areas that I feel are the best options for anyone who wants to maximize their trip in Seoul. Here goes: Myeongdong This is my top one for several reasons. First, it is near the shopping district. Knowing myself and my mom, I knew immediately that this spot is the best choice for us. If you want a place where skincare/makeup products, shoes, clothes, and street food are accessible by foot, don’t hesitate to book a hotel in this area. Second of […]

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The Best of Busan in 1 Day: Busan City Tour Bus

If you only have one or two days in Busan, what would you do? You have two choices. Either you do it the long way or choose to hop on Busan’s new offering for tourists: Busan’s very own city tour bus. Knowing that we have too little time to DIY, we decided to explore our choices while on our bus to Busan. Yes, we were a little too unprepared for the latter part of the trip. But thanks to a suggestion of a fellow traveler, we soon discovered a solution. How to Book City Tour Tickets We booked our tickets using the ever reliable Funtastic Korea website. A whole day looped tour will set you back by 12,000KRW or P557. […]

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