Seoul Shopping Districts: Myeong-dong and Dongdaemun

Myeong-dong Tourists throng through the streets of Myeong-dong – well known as a haven for shoppers. Plenty of boutique stores, skincare shops and food joints to explore. We tried the famous Myeong-dong Gyoja which didn’t disappoint. We also ordered an interesting dish with noodles in a cold soy milk based soup (if you could call…

Seoul Neighbourhoods: Gangnam, Hongdae, Itaewon

Hongdae Has won the award for the neighbourhood I’ve enjoyed the most. Because it’s location close the Hongik University, it has become  a vibrant, exciting place with street stalls and games, lots of reasonably priced restaurants and beer haunts, pumping clubs, streets of roadside shops and the the impromptu street performers! We watched a dance…

Seoul Interesting Activities

Bicycle Ride around the Hangang River If you’re feeling outdoorsy and adventurous, a fun way to spend a morning is a bike ride around the Hangang river in Seoul! The full loop would take about an hour to two (depending on your fitness and how many photo stops). We took the train to Oksu station….

Melbourne – Travel and Accommodation

Accommodation To Airbnb or not Airbnb that is the question… Melbourne accommodation is not particularly cheap, especially if you book within 2-4 weeks in advance. We were just two travellers looking for reasonably nice accommodation with a price tag of less than $150 per night. So our Airbnb options were either to rent a room in…

Melbourne In Short

Melbourne, Australia is a modern funky city full of hipster, yet classy, alleys and backstreets. Melbourne is very easy to navigate! And the city center can be easily explored within 3 days. Melbourne is best enjoyed with a laid-back itinerary filled with food and shopping. Start your morning with a stroll through the streets. Pop…

Seoul Transport

– Transport from the airport
– Getting around Seoul with Subway, Uber and Taxis…