Welcome to South Korea travel info brief guides. Think of this page as your introductory and comprehensive travel guide to the “Land of the morning calm.”
Exciting and relaxing travel activities will be briefly mentioned on this travel page. You will discover South Korea’s travel activities including those you have not even thought about.
Without any further chattering, here there are…
Certainly, you will discover more as you continue scanning the available travel activities on this website.
So, just to describe a little bit more about the items above, please let me provide some descriptions and examples. Of course, you can see some photos below.
Amusement and theme parks are highly developed in South Korea. They are one of the best destinations especially among groups and families. Of course, you can travel there solo!
You can find amusement parks and theme parks in Seoul, Jeju Island, Busan City, and other cities and provinces through South Korea. All you need to do is click our links or simply search online.
Famous themes in Korea include...
Everland, Caribbean Bay, Seoul Land, Children’s Grand Park, Ocean World, Petite France (Gapyeong), Gyeongju World, Yongma Land, Children’s Park (Busan), Geumo Land (Gumi), Tongdo Fantasia (Yangsan), Miwoldeu (Busan), KidZania Seoul, and Spavalley (Daegu).
Backpacking either a group or solo is great in South Korea. You will discover various exciting and at the same time challenging places and situations.
You can easily move around in South Korea because it has a very efficient transportation system. Yes, hiking is your thing, and that is very possible. South Korea is very safe for a solo traveler.
For a cheaper backpacking adventure, you can do the following in your South Korea travel info as a backpacker…
Plan your travel and explore anywhere. Click the tips for a cheap backpacking.
As an introductory suggestion, you can backpack to these special places: Jeonju, Muju Country, Mungyeong-eup, Busan, Incheon, Andong, Seoul Area, Gapyeong County, and more.
Backpacking and camping are great in South Korean travel as well. It is ideal to do it during the warmer seasons especially spring, summer, and autumn. Definitely not advisable on the winter season.
Camping is quite popular in public areas. However, if you want to have a bit of adventure, do camping in the forest and mountain areas. Ask first if it is allowed in the area.
So, here are the suggested and popular camping sites…
Serving as your South Korea travel info, it is my pleasure to let you know, if you haven't yet, that Korea has excellent, if not, the best trails for cycling or biking. You can bike either on smooth paths or off beaten paths, such as mountain trails.
In Korea, you can cycle from the airport (Incheon International Airport) to anywhere in the country, literally. It means that they have great paths and safe ways to ride your bike.
There are mountain biking clubs in Korea. However, you can do solo or with friends and family members as well.
All right, without further chattering, here are some best trails…
DMZ stands for the Demilitarized Zone between South Korea and North Korea which served as a buffer zone. The heavily mined border was built on July 27, 1953, when the Armistice Agreement was signed during the Korean War.
As a historical site, the DMZ captures that attention of the world and attracts tourists from various parts of the world. This expansive demilitarized zone includes seven different cities and counties in South Korea.
The most visited counties include Paju, Yeoncheon, Cheorwon, Hwacheon, Yanggu, Inje, and Goseong. When you plan your trip, make sure to pick a place to make use of your time well for your short visit.
Here are the favorite sites at the DMZ:
Tourist destinations in Gangwon-do include…
Find out more about your South Korea travel info on the DMZ tours through this link:
Yes, you can get any form of entertainment you like in Korea. They have everything you could imagine.
For the types of entertainments, you can choose from the following…
Live music, theaters, performing arts, cinema, traditional music, games (baseball, soccer, etc), jazz, stadium, bars, hot spots, and more.
Samples of entertainments include:
For your South Korea travel info regarding educational tours, there are lots of organized programmes available. You can either go solo or with your group, such as students.
The following are some of the usual and popular educational destinations in South Korea…
South Korea is gaining much popularity not only on technology but also about health and beauty services and products.
South Koreans, especially women are very concerned and serious about beauty and health. To support this thinking and practice, the country’s research and technology companies are making much advancement in this field.
If you want instant products, you can directly head to H&B stores (health and beauty). Since the H&B products are becoming daily products by many, there are more aggressive expansions of retail stores by major Korean companies.
The secret of Korean beauty and health comes in many ways…
For this last item, although some men are doing it, more women are doing it. Recently, there are more ‘unusual’ means in trying to enhance their beauty. Some of these means include using (or undergoing an operation)…
Hiking and mountain activities are one of South Koreans’ best-kept secrets regarding health and longevity.
You can easily hike or climb mountains in South Korea. No need to go far because they are even located in the major cities including Seoul. Some of the popular mountains in Korea include…
For more South Korea travel info on mountains, please see here:
Korea is dotted with over three thousand (approximately 3,358 islands) most of them are uninhabited but great for exploration.
The following islands are the bigger ones with inhabitants. These are the popular destinations especially during holidays such as summer time…
Leisure and sports
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