Sights & Attractions

Hanbok Date in Seoul

The last time my husband and I played hanbok dress up was eight years ago. We wanted to do it again, so we rented hanbok and took a walk inside Gyeongbok Palace (경복궁) last Children's Day, May 5th. Since finding a place to park in downtown area is such a hassle especially on a Saturday, I… Continue reading Hanbok Date in Seoul


Philippine e-Passport Renewal in Seoul

One of the basic requirements when traveling abroad is a passport with at least six-month validity. Although the expiration date of my passport isn’t that soon, I needed to apply for an early renewal in preparation for an upcoming trip. Renewing your Philippine passport at the Philippine Embassy in Seoul (in my experience at least) is a…… Continue reading Philippine e-Passport Renewal in Seoul

Sights & Attractions

Goyang International Flower Festival 2018

Last April 29th, my husband and I went to Goyang, a city in Gyeonggi Province in the north of South Korea for the international flower festival. Goyang International Flower Festival is an annual event that takes place at Ilsan Lake Park from April to May. This year the event is from April 27 to May 13 with…… Continue reading Goyang International Flower Festival 2018