Monthly Archives: September 2013

JR Southern Style BBQ In Itaewon – Real Southern BBQ, But You Can’t Take it Home with Ya’ll

The sign outside of JR’s has been up for a couple of weeks now, and needless to say, for a couple of weeks my intrigue has been building. Southern Style BBQ in Asia? Good luck my friends. However, after a visit to JR’s on Saturday night (their second night open) this new restaurant has ┬ápotential […]

Two Broz. in Itaewon – A Quick and Satisfying Bite

Itaewon aka America Town has all the fast food options associated with the good ole USA. The colonel, the clown and the chihuahua are all there ready to serve you with the dirty pleasures from home. That said, up the hill is a small burger joint called “Two Broz.”, who make their burgers fresh to […]

Yongsan Electronic Market AKA The Hunt for Grand Theft Auto 5

Hey ladies, have notice the men in your life have suddenly disappeared? It is still much too early for hibernation, and football season is only on the weekends, so why have men suddenly disappeared from public view. Video games… for the love of God.. video games is the answer. On September 17th, Rockstar finally released […]

Gimmie Some Sugar – Honey Bowl in Hongdae

The American brunch is a part of Americana that can rarely be duplicated overseas. It’s not quite breakfast, it’s not quite lunch, but you get a piece of cantaloupe at the end. It’s a good meal! Ahh Jacques. Simpsons fans please line up. Inspired by the loveliest and most social blogger on the Internet, Lacrymamosa, […]

The Koreana – In the Heart of Seoul, with the Price to Match.

Oftentimes it seems as though we get stuck in a routine, and forget that we live in a dynamic city. It seems as though we become assimilated to Korea, and forget that we are, in fact, tourists here in this great city. My wife and I decided to become tourists again in our own city, […]

KrissKo Taco – Bringing Mexican Goodness to Hongdae

Hello gentle reader. It wasn’t an easy decision finding a place to eat in Hongdae. When you mention Hongdae to a typical expat or Korean for that matter, the common denominator seems to be that Hongdae is the place in Seoul for exciting nightlife. What goes under the radar is that Hongdae is quietly becoming […]

Cupcakes and Creepy Dolls – A Visit to Cup Cake in Buamdong.

So the original plan was to thoroughly explore Gyungbokgung for about 3 or 4 hours before we headed out to Hongdae to continue our week in the city. However, after looking at the line, becoming depressed, we decided to head up to Buamdong to eat cupcakes instead. Inspired by follow Seoulite blogger Han K NGO […]