Why we started this blog

We started this blog to keep a record of our thoughts, feelings, and anything to do with moving back home. After living in South Korea for the past 9 years it's finally time to move back home to New Zealand. A lot has changed since then and it's a whole new unknown moving back home … Continue reading Why we started this blog

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California Kitchen & Craft Pub – Kyungridan / Itaewon (캘리포니아 키친앤크래프트 펍 / 캘리키친) is offering some of the Best Burgers, Craft Beers and views of Namsan Tower in town

We have been long time lovers of Chuck's food, from his humble days of Chucks Table, to the Tiffany's gift box Cali Kitchen restaurant and now to California Kitchen & Craft Pub 캘리포니아 키친앤크래프트 펍 - 캘리키친 located with a killer view of Namsan Tower. Chuck has come a long way and stayed on the … Continue reading California Kitchen & Craft Pub – Kyungridan / Itaewon (캘리포니아 키친앤크래프트 펍 / 캘리키친) is offering some of the Best Burgers, Craft Beers and views of Namsan Tower in town

Seoul Beer Project – Euljiro (서울비어프로젝트) Neon signs, Special Import Beers and boutique dishes are some of the takes from SBP, worth a visit if you love Craft Beer

Over the last year or so I've been scrolling through the gram and on facebook and bookmarking all the upcoming craft beer bars around Seoul. On the list was Seoul Beer Project in Euljiro. I went there with a couple friends after dinner, so we didn't get to try the food but we did get … Continue reading Seoul Beer Project – Euljiro (서울비어프로젝트) Neon signs, Special Import Beers and boutique dishes are some of the takes from SBP, worth a visit if you love Craft Beer

We went to check out “The Oil Tank Culture Park” (문화비축기지) it is a park with 6 oil tanks that have been transformed into a culture park in Western Seoul, Korea

I usually go through different instagram tags to see what's popular these days or on the off chance I find somewhere cool to check out! That's how I came across the "The Oil Tank Culture Park" (문화비축기지). The concept sounded interesting so we packed some lunch and a portable gin and tonic kit and made … Continue reading We went to check out “The Oil Tank Culture Park” (문화비축기지) it is a park with 6 oil tanks that have been transformed into a culture park in Western Seoul, Korea

Visiting Chuncheon 춘천 for some Dakgalbi 닭갈비, views of the city & Biking around Chuncheonho Lake (춘천호)

We love travelling for food, and since Chuncheon is known for their Dakgalbi that’s where we set off explore on a Lazy Saturday. After doing some prior research before heading out there I was directed to a restaurant on the side of a small mountain overlooking some of the city. The view and the outdoor … Continue reading Visiting Chuncheon 춘천 for some Dakgalbi 닭갈비, views of the city & Biking around Chuncheonho Lake (춘천호)

Wanpo Tea Shop (Hongdae) – Our most recent discovery of a new milk tea shop to hit Korea and no it’s not about the Black Sugar milk tea here it’s about the TEA

On our recent food ventures with friends we were directed to a new tea shop that wasn't too far from where we were hanging out. I Didn't know anything about it but our friend mentioned that this was the first Wanpo Tea Shop in Seoul and that it was good. Being milk tea lovers we … Continue reading Wanpo Tea Shop (Hongdae) – Our most recent discovery of a new milk tea shop to hit Korea and no it’s not about the Black Sugar milk tea here it’s about the TEA

Mr Seowang Mandu (미스터서왕만두) Sinchon, Pigment Grin Cafe (피그먼트그린) Hongdae, Beertiful (비어티풀) Mangwon / Soup Dumplings, Cafe Latte’s and some Oscar Blues Brewing Beers

Date night or date day usually starts off with us eating, then moving onto a coffee shop and if we're out long enough another meal or snacks and a beer. On this day we did all three! Up first was Mr Seowang Mandu in Sinchon (미스터서왕만두) we heard through the grapevine that this is the … Continue reading Mr Seowang Mandu (미스터서왕만두) Sinchon, Pigment Grin Cafe (피그먼트그린) Hongdae, Beertiful (비어티풀) Mangwon / Soup Dumplings, Cafe Latte’s and some Oscar Blues Brewing Beers

Gapyeong (가평) Got some tubes and went searching for a “Lazy River” didn’t quite find a river but we found somewhere to swim at least!

During the summer a group of us set out to find a river we could throw some tubes in and hopefully float down the river, at least that was the plan before we set out. We stopped by a store in Gapyeong to find some tubes, we got these yellow ones we could actually fit … Continue reading Gapyeong (가평) Got some tubes and went searching for a “Lazy River” didn’t quite find a river but we found somewhere to swim at least!

OneStar Old Fashioned Hamburger – Yangjae(원스타 올드패션드 햄버거) Don’t be fooled by the name, Onestar is serving up some tasty burgers in their Diner Style restaurant

Not one to turn down a chance to eat a solid burger, my friends and I were trying to find somewhere to eat in Yangjae. I remembered I had saved this burger place called "Onestar Old Fashioned Hamburger", after meeting one of the guys that worked there through Gilbert@"Supermarketwhiteburgerstand" Gilbert mentioned this guys burger spot … Continue reading OneStar Old Fashioned Hamburger – Yangjae(원스타 올드패션드 햄버거) Don’t be fooled by the name, Onestar is serving up some tasty burgers in their Diner Style restaurant

Pad Ka Paw (팟카파우) Haebangchon – My pick for best Thai food in Seoul, PadKawPaw delivers on taste, portion size and big smiles, check them out if you’re in the area!

PadKaPaw, A Thai restaurant located in Haebangchon Sinheung Market is owned and run by Paw, a family run business, the owner and chef Paw has been cooking up some of the tastiest Thai food I've had in a long time. Takes me back to eating Thai food in Krabi, small side karts where it's all … Continue reading Pad Ka Paw (팟카파우) Haebangchon – My pick for best Thai food in Seoul, PadKawPaw delivers on taste, portion size and big smiles, check them out if you’re in the area!

Seoul Brewery 서울브루어리 (Hapjeong) – Modern Tap House with a range of craft beers, brewing equipment on display, sleek design and cozy place for a beer or three

After eating dinner in Hapjeong Alina and I checked out Seoul Brewery located close to Hapjeong Station. It was quite crowded when we arrived, but we were able to get a seat on the end of one of the longer wooden tables. The place isn't too big but has a nice layout, and what looked … Continue reading Seoul Brewery 서울브루어리 (Hapjeong) – Modern Tap House with a range of craft beers, brewing equipment on display, sleek design and cozy place for a beer or three