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October 6, 2016

Stay Curious in Tutka Bay: Because Small Things Matter

I never thought I could have this much fun in the intertidal zone. Tutka Bay Lodge is known for their Alaska cuisine. All the food is made with organic, natural, and local Alaskan ingredients often from their own gardens or […]
September 30, 2016

#CityAdventures Off the Beaten Track in Hong Kong

Looking for something different to do in Hong Kong? Everyone seems to do the same things in Hong Kong. They go up to Victoria Peak, take a ride on the Star Ferry, visit Man Mo Temple and the giant Tian […]
September 16, 2016

#CityAdventures How to Indulge the Art Scene of Paris

This is How to Indulge the Art Scene of Paris For people that love to indulge their culture bug while traveling there is no better city than Paris. Most people think of food and wine when they think of Paris […]
September 10, 2016

#CityAdventures: How to Shop Like a Pro in Bangkok

This is how you “shop ’til you drop” in Bangkok When planning a trip to Bangkok, you have to remember to leave plenty of room in your suitcase. Why? You’ll know when you get there. Bangkok is one of the […]
September 5, 2016

Experience a Bit of China in Bintan: Senggarang Chinese Village

An afternoon in an Indonesian-Chinese Storybook Indonesia is a wonderfully diverse country. That might even be an understatement. The world’s largest archipelago country has hundreds of distinctive native ethnic groups, the world’s second highest level of biodiversity, rich natural resources, […]
August 10, 2016

The Complete Guide to the Jirisan Ridge Hike [3] Yeonhacheon Shelter – Jangteomok Shelter

Walking in wilderness refreshes my body I anticipated my body would feel terribly tired but I woke up refreshed. If I walked around a city for 8 hours it would take a lot longer to get recovered, I thought. That’s […]
August 9, 2016

The Complete Guide to the Jirisan Ridge Hike [2] Nogodan – Yeonhacheon Shelter

Rise and shine! We’re heading to Yeonhacheon Shelter today. Today’s itinerary: Nogodan Shelter – Norumok (Banyabong Peak) – Samdobong Peak – Ttokibong Peak – Myungsunbong Peak – Yeonhacheon Shelter [10.3km] It’s going to be a long day. I slept about […]
August 8, 2016

The Complete Guide to the Jirisan Ridge Hike [1] Sungsamjae – Nogodan Shelter

Jirisan Ridge Hike Starts Now, let’s get into it. Today’s itinerary: Seoul-Gurye-Sungsamjae-Nogodan Shelter [3km] If you want to start from the southwest side of Jirisan, Gurye is where you want to be. From here you can start hiking from Hwaumsa […]
August 4, 2016

The Complete Guide to the Jirisan Ridge Hike [0] Preparation and Things to Remember

The summer of the Jirisan ridge hike If you are one of many outdoor-loving Koreans, the Jirisan ridge hike and seeing the sunrise from the highest peak Cheonwangbong (1915m) is probably on your wish list of things to do. It […]
August 2, 2016

Explore Another Side of Mexico: Guanajuato

Thinking of Mexico? What comes to mind when you think of Mexico? Drinking a margarita on a white-sand beach? Lying by the pool at an all-inclusive resort? Those are some of the common images of tourism in Mexico. But, Guanajuato […]
July 30, 2016

#CityAdventures: Singapore for Nature Lovers

Yes, you read it right. Singapore is a great destination for nature lovers. This island city is often mistaken as nothing but a concrete jungle, but there are so much greenery if you look at the right place. Singapore’s petite […]
July 17, 2016

Jirisan Ridge Hiking: 59km of Mountain Peaks, Waterfalls, and Sunrises

I’m heading to Jirisan! This is the season of summer vacation. What are your plans? Since my job is related to travel, I don’t often take a traveling vacation, but this summer I’m heading to the wilderness for 4 days! […]