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Seoul: Haneul Park

At the highest plateau of Seoul’s World Cup Park sits Haneul Park, a former landfill turned ecological park. We came at the best time, apparently. In autumn, the fields are covered in tall miscanthus even taller than Rg. They sway with the wind and shine with the sunset as they…

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Seoul: Anthracite Coffee Roasters

Here’s another cafe that’s worth the offbeat trip – Anthracite Coffee Roasters in Hapjeong. Once a shoe factory in the early 1900s, this cafe kept its cool industrial vibe and just added a warm rustic charm with specialty coffee and some of Seoul’s tastiest treats. On the second floor are…

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Seoul: Daelim Museum Café

It seems like every corner of Seoul has a hipster cafe concept waiting to be discovered. If you find yourself going around the area of Gyeongbokgung Palace, make sure to check out Daelim Museum and the Daelim Museum Cafe. I wasn’t able to take too many photos because the place…

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Seoul: Bear Cafe

A quiet escape in the middle of a bustling city, Bear Cafe is definitely one of the best in Seoul. The combination of traditional 70-year-old Hanok exteriors and modern, minimalist interiors will make your trip worthwhile. I was so intent on visiting Bear Cafe even if it was a little…

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Seoul: Myeongdong Cathedral

I’ve never had a trip to Seoul that didn’t include a visit to the Myeongdong Cathedral. My mom and I always happen to be in town on a Sunday, and she’s the type who never misses Sunday masses. Apart from all the shopping goodness, Myeongdong Cathedral being very accessible is…

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