Hometown Travel

Seoul Namdaemun

For the last four weeks in Seoul, my time has been filled with eating, thinking, talking, sleeping, working, and catching up. I came back to Seoul after a hard time in India, and a simultaneous (and uncomfortable) realization about my future. It is my only hometown, but also this is where I had to go [...] Read more »

Finding What is Gangnam Style with Frugal Traveler

New York Timesquare Psy New Year's Celebration

  When I asked a security guy at LAX where the security gate was he busted out with, “Oppa Gangnam Style”. I got private messages, Tweets and Facebook comments asking about Gangnam Style on multiple occasions. One girl even told me that she was happy that she knew someone from the country of Gangnam Style. [...] Read more »

Runaway to Sister’s City: Seoul, Korea by Katie Tibbetts


  This week’s Runaway to Sister’s City is special for me with two reasons. A) Because it’s Seoul, my hometown. And B) This great piece is written by my good friend and a wicked travel writer Katie Tibbetts (also known as Breakaway Katie). Seoul, the place I spent more than half of my life, is [...] Read more »

Driving Miss Age

Well.. we weren’t driving but I choose the title because it rimes. Serendipity. This is one of my favourite English words. I think serendipity is a wonderful gift of life. Also this is one of the reasons why I travel. It’s not just applied for new cities or when you travel. It happens in just [...] Read more »

Romantic 5 spots around Seoul

My Guestpost at @TravelMoments Where do think think as ‘romantic place’ around Seoul? I pick 5 spots. Read, compare and let me know what you think! . Frankly I’m a romantic person. However I don’t know what is others definition of “Romantic”. For me, I prefer some place quite and intimate. Not for groping each [...] Read more »