Sleeping in a traditional Korean house

In my last post, I told you about a type of accommodation for the open-minded traveller with an interest in modern-day Korean society and a need for privacy. Today, we’ll look into an option for more traditionally inclined visitors who crave a sense of community. I am talking, of course, about a hanok, a traditional […]

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Modern architecture – Seoul City Hall

From the outside, the city hall of Seoul is a giant wave made of glass and steel. Or at least that is what it looks like, even if the official statement seems to be that the shape was inspired by the slanted roofs of traditional Korean houses. While the outside may already be impressive enough […]

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