Tag Archives: Olympic Park

The Seoul Trail: Section 3 Part 2 – Godeok Station to Olympic Park Station

Greetings! So, as it turns out, having two kids under the age of two actually takes up more time than say… writing a thesis, solving world hunger, or discovering a breakthrough in quantum physics. But, everyone is asleep, and now its time to continue the next section of the Seoul Trail. Let’s do this! A […]

Pororo Park at Lotte World – Meet the Penguin Who Rules the ROK

What better place to spend Christmas Eve than the epicentre of family fun in Korea: Lotte World. The multilevel amusement park in the centre of the city, with its ice rink, outdoor and indoor roller coasters is going to require several trips and hundreds of dollars to explore and report thoroughly. ┬áSince we have a […]

Olympic Park – A Lonely Tree, Cherry Blossoms and Cosplay Kids

Olympic Park in Seoul was the host of the 1988 Olympic games. A truly disheartening Olympics from a Canadian perspective (Ben Johnson: “I did not cheetah”). However, it was one of the first moments that Seoul opened it’s gates to let the world glimpse into the Land of the Morning Calm. After being decimated by […]

Freshhouse in Jamsil – No more?

Saturday night. Finally a night to relax and spend some quality time with friends and loved ones. D: Want to check out Freshhouse in Jamsil by Olympic Park? J: Sure. 1 hour on the subway, and four transfers later. Entering Olympic Park, and no sign of Freshhouse. Approach an adjossi who appears to be working […]