Frolicking in Changdeokgung Palace’s Secret Garden

Sometimes I wonder how a nation has managed to capture the overzealous attention of young fans throughout Asia, be situated just 38 miles away from the DMZ line and survive, have a long list of delicious street food and traditional delicacies and still have such beautifully maintained palaces in the city centre. This efficacy to,…

Food-tasting local food in Seoul ♥

Wangbijib located in the heart of MyeongdongTosokchon – Ginseng Chicken Barbeque! BBQ all day errday.  Myeongdong Street Food  Sigol Bapsang – Banchan Tasting (Itaewon)  Kyochon Chicken – DeliveryHangover Soup / Gamjatang (not that we were, mind you)Army Stew My top food list during our rendezvous in Seoul: #1 – BBQ Pork and Beef #2 –…

Visiting Seoul’s Gyeongbokgung Palace.

In Gyeongbokgung Palace, I felt like I was trapezing through the hallways and colorful buildings, the history coming alive to represent the present and the future of Korea as a nation. The adrenaline rush was a not so subtle reminder to keep exploring and observing the crooks and crannies that had built a nation through…

travel far enough, you meet yourself.

-cloud atlas There’s a sense of discomfort – as though I am trying to breathe underwater – as I arrive in wintry, almost but not yet fully, Seoul. This is my first long trip after a year of hiatus. I promised myself I will travel less in 2016, fatigued by 2015’s burst of energies and…

Korea – 11D10N Itinerary

This space has been gathering dust for the past few months. I am finding it increasingly difficult to write about my private life – there is such a dearth of certainty and assurance that I have decided keeping it quiet is the best. I attempted numerous “healing” trips. By this, I mean just spending alone…

Roaming the Vatican Museums

I got myself the Omnia Vatican & Rome pass 3 Days Pass while I was there. I did my research and concluded that despite the hefty price I paid, this all in one card would be worth it (it was 94 euros!). I am not advertising for them, but this card included all the top…