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The Best of Both Worlds at Lotte World, South Korea

As I’ve mentioned in my previous post about Everland, there are two major theme parks South Korea has to offer. Since we’ve covered Everland, it’s time to go to Lotte World! Through the Seokchon Lake Lotte World is divided into two sections, the outdoor theme park on an artificial island and the world’s biggest indoor theme park. But before we enjoyed the thrill and adventure, we decided to walk beside the lake where the island is built on. Though we’ve…

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Everland, South Korea’s Largest Theme Park

There are two main amusement or theme parks which come to mind when South Korea is mentioned. These are Lotte World and Everland. And as many articles there are, comparing the two side by side, we just couldn’t decide which is better. So, we chose both. First up, Everland! Everland is around an hour away from the city center of Seoul. We booked ahead through KKday for a 9am shuttle bus trip from Myeongdong directly to Everland for about KRW…

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A French Rendezvous at Petite France, South Korea

Having just wandered off the magnificent little island of Nami, it was underwhelming to pay the same for Petite France. I know, that’s rather a negative way to start a blog, but it felt like a tourist trap. Little Prince welcomes you to petite france. Quaint But Overpriced Petite France is quaint, colorful and an on-point replica of a little French village. It is a 30-45 minute ride from Nami Wharf via the Gapyeong Tourist Bus, as mentioned in my…

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Experiencing The Peak of Autumn in Nami Island, South Korea

Let me preface this entire South Korean trip by saying that Nami Island was first and foremost my reason why I wanted to visit. The cold crisp wind and the changing of tree colors, autumn is one of the 3 seasons that I don’t get to experience where I’m from. So to choose the place where to finally experience it, well, Nami Island seemed to be the perfect one. Naminara Republic Nami Island, or Namiseom, or Naminara Republic is a…

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