Doltap (돌탑) are a very simple, natural form of expression, all the more beautiful perhaps because of their impermanence. Build a little stone tower on a mountainside, and it becomes a symbol of your hopes and happiness, according to Korean tradition.
One of Seoul's points of attraction is that it is surrounded by mountains. As the weather begins to shift from summer to fall, these mountains take on varying shades of color and offer sweeping views out over the city. This particular vantage point is from the path up Innwangsan. Did you find this helpful? Check... Continue Reading →
Did you know Korea has its own Magic Castle? This isn't a branch of Disney World, it's Korea's own Lotte World, a theme park owned by one of Korea's largest conglomerates. In contrast to most amusement parks, this one is 50% indoors, so you can play no matter the weather. Did you find this helpful?... Continue Reading →
The traditional throne for Korean royalty during the Joseon era includes a background mural that depicts both the sun and moon, framing the king in a demonstration of grandeur. This room, simpler than a formal throne hall, is part of the summer palace, Hwaseong. Did you find this helpful? Check us out at http://www.Ediket.com! Ediket... Continue Reading →
Once you get out of the city, there are picturesque landscapes to explore at every turn in Korea. This hiking path is south of Seoul in a little city called Gongju. Did you find this helpful? Check us out at http://www.Ediket.com! Ediket is an online proofreading / copy editing platform that connects qualified English editors... Continue Reading →
With distinctive Korean style, this structure stands just opposite Hwaseong Haenggung, the summer palace, in Suwon. There are often festivals held on the plaza between the two, making this reaching silhouette an attractive backdrop. Did you find this helpful? Check us out at http://www.Ediket.com! Ediket is an online proofreading / copy editing platform that connects... Continue Reading →
Grilled meat is one of the most popular dishes in Korea. Not only is it delicious, but the cooperation of cooking your own meal together at the table makes for a relaxed social context where friends and family can easily come together for quality time. Did you find this helpful? Check us out at http://www.Ediket.com!... Continue Reading →