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Korea’s Cherry Blossoms and 2014 Spring Flower Festivals

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Best of DK, Chungcheong, Festivals & Holidays, Gyeonggi, Gyeongsang, Jeju, Jeolla, Nature, Seoul, 10 Comments

Korea’s Cherry Blossoms and 2014 Spring Flower Festivals


Spring is almost here! …and that means it’s time for our guide to seeing Korea’s Cherry Blossoms and 2014 Spring Flower Festivals!

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When to See Autumn Leaves in Korea

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Chungcheong, Gangwon, Gyeonggi, Gyeongsang, Jeju, Jeolla, Nature, Seoul, 0 Comments

When to See Autumn Leaves in Korea


Autumn in Korea means spectacular colorful leaves all across the peninsula. For the best fall foliage, I’ve got maps and timetables to help you decide where and when to go!

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Korea’s Spring Flower Festivals in 2013!

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Chungcheong, Festivals & Holidays, Gyeonggi, Gyeongsang, Jeju, Jeolla, Nature, Seoul, 0 Comments

Korea’s Spring Flower Festivals in 2013!


It’s time to announce Korea’s spring flower festivals in 2013! For just a few weeks, don’t miss Korea’s beautiful dogwood, apricot and cherry blossoms!

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Spring Flower Festivals in Korea for 2011

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Chungcheong, Festivals & Holidays, Gyeonggi, Gyeongsang, Jeju, Jeolla, Nature, Seoul, 2 Comments

Spring Flower Festivals in Korea for 2011


The spring flower festivals in Korea are about to get underway! For just a few weeks, don’t miss Korea’s beautiful dogwoods, apricots and cherry trees!

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Spring Flower Festivals in Korea 2010

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Chungcheong, Festivals & Holidays, Gyeongsang, Jeju, Jeolla, Nature, Seoul, 37 Comments

Spring Flower Festivals in Korea 2010


After what felt like a very long winter, spring has finally sprung! What follows are the best spring flower festivals in Korea 2010!

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Winter Festivals in Korea

, Posted by Matt in Festivals & Holidays, Gangwon, Gyeongsang, Jeju, Jeolla, Seoul, 3 Comments

Winter Festivals in Korea


Embrace the chill and head on out to one of the many winter festivals in Korea that take place at this time of year!

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Jeju Island’s Seongsan Ilchulbong Sunrise Peak

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Best of DK, Jeju, Nature, UNESCO Sites, 10 Comments

Jeju Island’s Seongsan Ilchulbong Sunrise Peak


Jeju Island’s Seongsan Ilchulbong Sunrise Peak is the most famous of the hundreds of beautiful parasitic volcanoes that dot the island.

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Spring Flower Festivals in Korea 2009

, Posted by Matt in Chungcheong, Festivals & Holidays, Gyeonggi, Gyeongsang, Jeju, Jeolla, Nature, Seoul, 6 Comments

Spring Flower Festivals in Korea 2009


After what felt like a very long winter, spring has finally sprung! What follows are the best spring flower festivals in Korea 2009!

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Jeju Island’s Yakcheonsa Buddhist Temple

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Buddhist Temples, Jeju, 11 Comments

Jeju Island’s Yakcheonsa Buddhist Temple


Yakcheonsa Buddhist Temple is Jeju Island‘s second largest temple complex, although the 28-meter main prayer hall lays claims to Asia’s largest.

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A Jeju Island Food Tour

, Posted by Matt in ALL DESTINATIONS, Best of DK, Food & Drink, Jeju, 14 Comments

A Jeju Island Food Tour


A Jeju island Food Tour was a highlight of my three-day trip to Korea’s southern island province. Not surprisingly, seafood and pork figured prominently.

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