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Daily Travel Snapshot: Jeju Island, South Korea

    The stone statue symbol of Jeju Island, South Korea.  

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Daily Travel Snapshot: Jeju Island, South Korea

Emerald green pastures and turquoise sea viewed from above – hiking on Jeju Island, South Korea.

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10 of the Most Famous Walking Trails in the World


There’s something special about walking for miles and hours, with nothing but raw, untamed nature surrounding you. For those who love immersing deep in the backcountry, doing long walking trails can be a great way to explore a country and see its natural attraction at its best. I’m no expert at hiking long-distance trails but […]

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Photoblog: Street Food in Seoul

Streetside seafood stall in Namdaemun

As a traveler strangely obsessed with food, I am drawn to the vibrant culinary scene in Seoul. It comes as no surprise that within 10 steps into Seoul’s raucous streets, I am instantly hooked. BBQ red meat glow under the bright neon lights, while live seafood wriggle with vigor …

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Explore Korea’s nature at the Jeju Olle Walking Festival

Jeju olle trail

Right before me, white sandy beach studded with black volcanic rock run for miles.  This morning, I awoke to the view of the rocky beachfront from my suite at Haevichi Resort and Hotel on the stunning island of Jeju, Korea. I am here to attend the World Trail Conference …

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Hiking in Korea: Jeju Olle Trail

Jeju Island, Korea

// Autumn is in full swing here on the beautiful island of Jeju, Korea as dried orange leaves are set against the backdrop of the turquoise sea. I’ve just left the explosive capital city of Seoul to arrive in the calm and tranquility of Jeju. It’s hard to believe I’m still in Korea, after all, […]

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