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Joel Marrinan

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10 Best National Parks In Korea To Visit For Beautiful Views

Travelling to Korea and want to know which are the best national parks near Seoul? Want to experience more of Korea than just the big cities and beaches? Ready to take on a day of hiking and trekking through mountainous national parks with incredible views at any time of the year? Then this guide to the 10 best national parks in Korea will be essential reading for you.

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How To Get A Taxi In Korea: Hailing Or Booking A Taxi 2024

Navigating the bustling streets of Korea can seem daunting, especially when you’re trying to find a reliable mode of transportation. If you're a tourist exploring the vibrant cities and need to know where to get a taxi, from hailing a cab to booking a taxi through an app, this guide to how to get a taxi in Korea is essential. I'll show you how to get a taxi, as well as the right price to pay.

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Seoul River Bus Service 2024: Travel The Han River By Boat

Seoul continues to establish itself as one of Asia's most modern and innovative cities. With cutting-edge initiatives ranging from high-tech public transit to creative urban projects, the metropolitan government ensures Seoul offers forward-looking and convenient infrastructure. One highly anticipated 2024 development is the Seoul River Bus Service on the Han River.

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How I Use Wise To Send Money To Korea From Other Countries

If you plan to live or travel in Korea and want to spend money from overseas in Korea, or if you want to send money to an expat living in Korea, this article will help you do that. I will explain how I use Wise to send money to Korea in different currencies and how a Wise account can help you manage money between borders without the hassle of expensive bank transfers.

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30 Best Free Things To Do In Seoul: Cheap Fun In Seoul 2024

Overflowing with culture, cuisine, history and natural beauty, Korea's capital, Seoul, is a mega-city that offers endless options for travellers on any budget. The good news is, you don't have to break the bank to experience the very best of Seoul. From centuries-old palaces and temples to cutting-edge art galleries and lively markets, there are many free things to do in Seoul you'll love.

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I Tried Kimjang! Korean Kimchi Making Day Is Tough But Fun

Come wintertime, families across Korea engage in the beloved tradition of kimjang (or gimjang) - a kimchi making day where Koreans communally prepare batches of healthy kimchi for the winter months ahead. I joined in this decades-old Korean custom that centres around people filling napa cabbages with various fermented seasonings and ingredients to create Korea's iconic side dish, kimchi.