Hotteok - It is one of Korea's representative street snacks Hotteok GIt is a rice cake made by kneading flour or glutinous rice flour and then baked in a round shape with sugar stuffing, and it is one of Korea's representative street snacks. Hotteok is a food that originated in the present Central Asia and the Arab world. Origin of Hotteok It refers to a rice cake made by kneading flour or glutinous rice flour and then adding sugar, etc. and baking it in..
Spring in Seoul is particularly beautiful. April is the season of spring when everything comes to life. It is the season to take off the thick and old winter clothes and go to see the flowers in light clothes. You can feel the energy of spring everywhere in downtown Seoul, which is well landscaped. The colorful flowers in the flowerbeds along the road welcome passers-by, and petals fall every time the warm spring breeze blows from the Yo..
Popular late night snack - Gamjatang Gamjatang Gamjatang is a thick and spicy soup boiled with seasonings such as pork spine, potatoes, groats, ground perilla, sesame leaves, green onions, and garlic. It is used as a haejang-guk in the morning or as a meal menu, late night snacks, and alcoholic beverages in hot summer and when the weather gets cold. Origin of Gamjatang There is a theory that the name'Gamjatang' originated from the ..
Popular Korean food - Sullungtang Sullungtang The broth made from boiled ethmoid bones or crucible bones is rich in protein, helping to recover from disease and boosting immunity. Seolleongtang is made with iron heads, iron legs, beef, bones, and intestines all together and cooked for a long time. One of the representative lunch menus of office workers, it is a food that has the unique sweetness and umami of beef. If you eat it ..
Top 5 sunrise spots in Seoul In Korea, there is a custom of seeing the first sun and praying for a wish in the new year. Every year on January 1st, many people visit the sunrise spot to see the new rising sun. We spend a year watching the brightly rising sun as we breathe out a white breath in the twilight dawn, and we welcome the coming new year. Here are some of the best sunrise spots in Seoul, Korea, where you can enjoy ..
Top 5 parks in Seoul that even people in Seoul don't know well There are parks that are not well-known to locals, so people are rarely visited. Here are five parks where there are few people in Seoul. 1. Seonyudo Neighborhood Park Seonyudo Park, which has the wonderful title of Korea's first environmentally regeneration ecological park. It was reborn as a park using an old water purification plant. Seonyudo Park was used as a water purification plant that s..
Recommend healing tourist spots in Seoul. 1. Gildong Ecological Park Gildong Ecological Park is the second eco-park in Korea after Saetgang Ecological Park in Yeouido. It is an ecological space to provide habitat for living creatures in the city center and to increase species diversity, and a place where you can feel the understanding and importance of the environment through nature experiences. About 2,800 species of various creatures,..
Korean cuisine #12 Saengseonhoe (Korean sashimi) Saengseonhoe (Korean sashimi) When speaking of hoe in Korea, it generally means saengseonhoe. Saengseonhoe is a food that is eaten by cutting meat or fish into raw pieces. It is eaten by dipping it in super red pepper paste, miso, soy sauce, or mustard. Saengseonhoe is a food that is always discussed along with pork belly when deciding the menu for a meeting. It is also a food that is often chos..
Korea tourist destination #10 Jongmyo Shrine (Royal Ancestral Shrine) Jongmyo Shrine (Royal Ancestral Shrine) The Joseon Dynasty made'Confucianism' the basic philosophy of governing the country. According to Confucian etiquette, there must be three spaces in the national capital. The three places are the palace where the king stays, the Jongmyo Shrine where the ancestors are sacrificed, and the Sajikdan where the gods are sacrificed. Accordingly, Jongmyo was the f..