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Cruising the Hangang on a Bicycle

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Nature, Seoul, Transportation, Video, 17 Comments

Cruising the Hangang on a Bicycle


Cruising the Hangang on a Bicycle is the perfect way to explore the nine million square meters of riverside parks along Seoul’s most iconic symbol.

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Jin’s Around the Block, Day 1 (Seoul to Suwon)

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Gyeonggi, Jin's Around the Block, Seoul, Transportation, 5 Comments

Jin’s Around the Block, Day 1 (Seoul to Suwon)


Day 1 of Jin’s “Around the Block” bicycle tour of Korea begins with bike building, brunch eating and an especially windy journey from Seoul to Suwon.

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Introducing Jin’s “Around the Block”

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Introducing Jin’s “Around the Block”


Matt’s friend Jin is riding a bicycle around Korea. Thankfully, she’s also invited DiscoveringKorea.com to come along for the ride. Follow her journey here!

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Bicycle Tour of Yeouido and Seonyudo

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Bicycle Tour of Yeouido and Seonyudo


With spring on its way, why not take a bicycle tour of Yeouido and Seonyudo, two beautiful Seoul islands in the midst of the Hangang river.

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DMZ Tours, Part 2: The Tours

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Gyeonggi, Historic Korea, Transportation, 4 Comments

DMZ Tours, Part 2: The Tours


DMZ tours are a popular way to explore the Demilitarized Zone, the heavily militarized border just one hour from Seoul that separates South and North Korea.

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Seoul Metro’s New Gold Line 9

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Seoul Metro’s New Gold Line 9


Seoul Metro’s New Gold Line 9 adds 25.5-kilometers of rail track to one of the world’s largest and most-used urban public transportation systems.

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Incheon International Airport Named Worlds Best (again!)

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Incheon International Airport Named Worlds Best (again!)


Korea’s award-winning Incheon International Airport Named Worlds Best (again!)

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A Hangang River Cruise Through Seoul

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A Hangang River Cruise Through Seoul


A Hangang river cruise through Seoul is a great way to view the city as you pass beneath a dozen or more bridges and past the dramatic Yeouido skyline.

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Incheon International Airport and the AREX Airport Express

, Posted by Matt in Seoul, Transportation, 37 Comments

Incheon International Airport and the AREX Airport Express


Incheon International Airport and the AREX Airport Express are an efficient combination for travelers to Seoul. Simply hop on for direct access to downtown.

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A Low-Cost Airlines Bonanza for Korea

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Gyeongsang, Jeju, Seoul, Transportation, 8 Comments

A Low-Cost Airlines Bonanza for Korea


After conspicuously avoiding Northeast Asia for years, a low-cost airlines bonanza for Korea is taking place, with more than a half-dozen new carriers.

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