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Japan vs South Korea: which impressive East Asian destination should you visit?
Apr 28, 2023 • 6 Min read
Tips & Advice
What to eat and drink in South Korea
Sep 27, 2022 • 6 Min read
In Korea, food is for the soul as well as for the stomach. Whatever takes your fancy, start with our beginner’s guide to Korean dining.
How to get around in South Korea
Sep 10, 2022 • 9 Min read
Here’s everything you need to know about transportation cards, accessible travel and taking planes, trains and buses.
13 tips for visiting South Korea on a budget
Aug 22, 2022 • 8 Min read
If you’re looking to travel to South Korea on a budget, follow this money-saving guide, from advice on SIM cards to tips on transit.
The best road trips in South Korea weave through mountains, islands and history
Aug 21, 2022 • 11 Min read
South Korea might not leap out as the obvious place for a road trip, but the back roads reveal a different side to the peninsula. Here are our top trips.
Hit the trails on these top hikes in South Korea
Aug 19, 2022 • 8 Min read
Here are the best places to hike in South Korea, from challenging mountain ascents to urban explorations and relaxing seaside strolls.
Festivals & Events
The best times to visit South Korea for mountains, beaches and festival fun
Aug 16, 2022 • 11 Min read
Wondering when to travel to South Korea? Let this guide to the country’s seasons, weather and events help you pick the time that’s best for you.
South Korea’s top beaches for sunrises, surfing, festivals and nightlife
Aug 15, 2022 • 9 Min read
From urban oases and subtropical sanctuaries to simply perfect stretches of sand, these are some of South Korea’s best beaches.
10 unmissable experiences in South Korea, from cherry blossoms to bar hopping
Aug 12, 2022 • 6 Min read
Exciting South Korea has endless things to do, see, experience and eat. Here are the must-do experiences in South Korea.
A guide to the best street food in South Korea
Aug 10, 2022 • 9 Min read
In South Korea, you are never far from delicious street food to satisfy your cravings. Here are the best street foods to try and where to find them.
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