Tag Archives: Gyungbokgung

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, […]

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 […]

Tosokchon 토속촌 – Gyungbokgung’s Ginseng Chicken Soup Paradise, but Service Purgatory.

Happy Chuseok gentle reader. I hope you are getting some much needed rest. No rest for me and the misses. Today we hammered out a part of Gyungbokgung and decided to check the Lonely Planet for a nice place to eat in Gyungbokgung. Tosokchon stuck out to us because we really love ginseng chicken soup, […]