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From Insadong to Cheonggyecheon on foot

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Ahah! Another on-foot tip is coming your way! 🙂 This time is the method of going from Insadong to Cheonggyecheon on foot. Honestly, there are so many tourist spots around North of central Seoul which are very closed to each other and they are easily explored and much better IMO reached by walking. In the […]

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Gyeongbok Palace in Winter

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Gyeongbok Palace in winter until now is still my most favorite season to visit the palace. Of course, when it is covered in snow! There will be no special effect or gorgeous landscape without it. However, it is not every single day that it will snow in Seoul. I would have to lower your expectation …a […]

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Seodaemun Prison History Museum

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When you intend to visit KPop or KDrama’s filming spot, why not reminisce on something closer to Koreans’ heart? Back to the old times. Shall we? Let’s visit Seodaemun Prison History Museum Can you believe that these pictures of Seodameun Prison are three years recently? They were taken on a white, snowy oh so pure…day on […]

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Bukchon Hanok Village

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Hi everyone, How is everyone? Hope that everyone is healthy, Alhamdulillah. It has been a very long time since I have written in this blog. As you can see, I have just transferred my blog from Blogspot to a self-hosted site for some learning curve. Yes.. I am bored and need some kicks to spice things up […]

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Dongdaemun Design Plaza

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This post is especially dedicated to my sister in Islam – Fashida from Limbang, Sarawak. A friend who is very generous in sharing her abundant love, insight and mostly her sincere friendship. I thank Allah for meeting an awesome person like you. May Allah grant mercy to your life in this world and in the […]

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Hongdae Graffiti – 벽화거리

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I admire how Korean love and appreciate art in their society or rather.. how there’s consciousness to educate the public on appreciating art and without doubt Hongdae Graffiti alley is one of the spots in Seoul that screams art. They give a lot of details in intricate design and made it a point to be […]

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Samsung d’Light – Gangnam

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Samsung d’Light is very interesting! Fun. Fun. Fun. If you happened to be in Gangnam area, let’s say after visiting Lotte World at Jamsil Station or COEX at Samsung Station, why don’t you take a look at Samsung d’Light. Samsung; one of the giants in almost every industry in Korea has built up a global exhibition […]

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Iftar Ramadhan 1433 at Itaewon Mosque

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It’s the fourth day of Ramadhan today and my body is still adapting to the long period of fasting. Now is summer in Korea and the day is longer than night. Subuh prayer starts from 03.40am and Magrib prayer starts at 19:47pm. Alhamdulillah, not much difference accept the time. Yesterday I had my iftar at […]

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Naksan Fortress

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I was super excited to hike Naksan Fortress right after watching Rooftop Prince episode 15 on Wednesday. Well, I just cannot stress enough that you MUST check out Naksan Fortress! Not only that there are countless dramas were shot here but the place just screams breathtaking view.   One of the filming scenes from Rooftop […]

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Gyeonghuigung Palace

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This is to complete my palace tour of the “5 Grand Palaces” built by Joseon dynasty; Gyeonghuigung Palace which is at the intersection of Seodamun and Gwanghwamun. The palace has been completely destroyed during Japanese invasion and what you see now is about 33% of the original size has been since reconstructed by Korean government. […]