Sights & Attractions

The Garden BCJ (Byeokchoji)

The Garden BCJ (벽초지문화수목원, pronounced as byeok cho ji moon hwa soo mok won) is a popular filming location for Korean TV shows, dramas, movies and TV commercials. This beautiful garden is located in the countryside of Paju City in Gyeonggi Province -about an hour drive from downtown Seoul. From the entrance, you will see…… Continue reading The Garden BCJ (Byeokchoji)

Sights & Attractions

Book Park (북파크): A Haven for Book Lovers in Seoul

Book Park is a combination of a bookstore, a coffee shop and an art gallery. It is located inside Blue Square, a multi-purpose cultural complex in Itaewon, Seoul. Upon entering the building, you will be greeted by thousands of books stacked on wooden shelves from floor to ceiling. The name was chosen to suggest that…… Continue reading Book Park (북파크): A Haven for Book Lovers in Seoul

Restaurants & Cafes · Sights & Attractions

A Huge Library inside a Shopping Mall

Hello Seoulmates! Check out this newly-opened massive (2,800 square meters) library inside COEX Mall, the largest underground shopping complex in Asia! Starfield Library (별마당 도서관) houses 50,000 books and magazines. Here you will find Korea’s largest collection of magazines, reaching 400-600 different titles. Shoppers can freely browse, read and search for books of their choice on kiosks… Continue reading A Huge Library inside a Shopping Mall

Food & Recipes · Sights & Attractions

Myeongdong Street Food

Located in the heart of the city, Myeongdong is known as the trendiest place in Seoul. There are numerous fashion streets lined with mid to high-end retail stores, international brands and a lot of Korean cosmetic outlets in the area. It is also surrounded by major department stores for upscale shopping. If you are planning for…… Continue reading Myeongdong Street Food