My Guide to Korea’s Café & Beverage Chains

Korea has so many café and beverage chains that it has become a fun challenge for tourists to attempt ticking all of them off their checklist. I personally have a checklist to keep track of what I have tried before, but if it’s your first time in Korea, how do you know which ones are … Continue reading My Guide to Korea’s Café & Beverage Chains

BIFF Square

You might have heard of the prestigious Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) before, but what exactly is BIFF Square? I couldn’t really wrap my head around the idea of this being a tourist destination, and it took some searching from KTO to find out: Busan’s modern movie district was originally little more than a pair … Continue reading BIFF Square

Myeongdong 56th: Army Stew in Seoul

It seems that most people know about army stew when you talk about Korean cuisine, and so we knew we couldn’t go without at least having one meal of army stew on any of our trips to Korea. For the unacquainted, Budae-jjigae (부대찌개; literally “army base stew”) or sausage stew is a type of jjigae (stew), made with ham, sausage, spam, baked beans, kimchi and gochujang.[ The dish … Continue reading Myeongdong 56th: Army Stew in Seoul