Mate Hotel Seoul
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Fascinated by Korean Pop Superstar, Korean dramas, Korean foods and Korean sceneries decided me to take a 4days trip to Seoul, South Korea to experience all these! Korea has four seasons: Autumn, Winter, Spring & Summer and we opted to go in Spring where my favorite cherry blossoms are in bloom. Amidst the war between South and North Korea, no …
... of 2 Korean girls I headed for a Sunday lunch at the foot of Namsan hill. The idea to eat bibimbap under the cherry trees sounds very romantic, but the high price the hanok house asked for the dish and the quality of food we got did not meet my expectations. Still, we had another great walk! :-) ...
Want to go? Go to the Gupabal Station and follow the arrow to the Bukhansan exit. Get on bus #704 or #8772 and get off at the Bukhansan Information Center. Follow the signs toward the Deaseomun Gate. You will continue up the trail until you reach a couple of old shacks. The main trail goes left, but you want to go right, up a narrow concrete stairway behind the shacks. Follow this trail and it will take you right to the temple!
... and some hong kong dollars to get by on.I arrived in Hong Kong 3 hours later and literally ran out the airport to catch the first bus for my first adventure/bucket enlistee, the Tian Tan Buddha
The bus system of Hong Kong is very European-esk with double decker buses. I personally loved them because I could get a great view of the city from a high-rise front seat. I was a bit apprehensive about knowing where I was going, but I just stayed ...
Boy, Air Canada treats you well on flights to Asia. Two hot meals and noodles. Lots of water, tea, juice and pop. Gets an A. Was sleeping when the duty free cart came by. Missed chance to buy the nasal spray for $20. Travel blogs recommend it to keep things moist in there and prevent sickness. Will have to soldier on with dry nasal passages. Nicest Korean lady sitting next to me. Prayed a lot and played with her rosary beads, when she wasn't sharing her ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMate Hotel Seoul
located 45 minutes by train from the heart of the city. Room are cozy, facilities are incredibly good with a bath tub and a sauna. Staff are very accommodating. Foods are not that good.
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