Food and Drinks · Places

Once Upon a Time in Chinatown

Incheon, South Korea — From street food to Korean-Chinese cuisine, Incheon Chinatown is indeed a food haven for professional eaters like myself. Most restaurants hang vaunting tarpaulins outside their establishments advertising that they were featured in many Korean variety shows including Running Man. I remember quite well the Jajangmyeon (자장면 / Bean Sauce Noodle) race with… Continue reading Once Upon a Time in Chinatown


Heyri Art Valley

Paju, South Korea — After our short tour at Odusan Observatory, we headed to another spot that shouldn't be missed in Paju, the Heyri Art Valley (헤이리 문화예술마을). Architects, coffee lovers, aspiring artists, and inspiration seekers might find this place astonishing. Each shop is uniquely designed that even several abandoned buses compliment with the artistic neighborhood.… Continue reading Heyri Art Valley

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The One Tuna Restaurant

Seoul, South Korea — Danny and I didn't have any concrete plan while we were roaming around Sangbong area one Thursday night. We spotted a branch of Outback, a popular steak house, few Korean cosmetic shops, a tuna restaurant named The One Tuna, hotels, some Korean restaurants, Costco and Enter-6 fashion mall. So, we entered Enter-6… Continue reading The One Tuna Restaurant

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Grand Ciel Italian Restaurant

29 Sept 2015 | Seoul, South Korea — On the last day of the 4-day Chuseok holiday, my sister, Danny and I visited the Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art. Before we went in, we randomly grabbed some late lunch at an Italian resto in Itaewon. The neighborhood is famous for diverse international cuisines, because there are a number… Continue reading Grand Ciel Italian Restaurant