My name is Temin Kang. you can call me Temin. I live in Seoul and major in civil engineering & architecture. so I am interested in ‘Hanok’ . in Korea Hanok refers to a traditional Korean style house. and I love to a place where the history of Korea. If I can have the opportunity to travel with my new friend, I can give you lots of information about Korea.
Culture / Traditional
First, Gyeongbokgung Palace
If you hope to feel real Korea then follow me!
our first place is Gyeongbokgung Palace, residence and an office for the kings of Chosun Dynasty. every year many foreigners come to Korea and visit Gyeongbokgung but they don’t know about the history of Gyeongbokgung. but I can answer any questions about the history of Drink tea. Why was Gyeongbokgung Palace built? When was Gyeongbokgung Palace built? What is the history of Korea Gyeongbokgung Palace?
Second, Korean traditional restaurant
After we take a look at the Palace, walking to Anguk station. then We can see many traditional restaurants. there are so many Korean traditional foods, for example, Bori gulbi(Bukchon Jogakbo Restaurant), Mandujeongol(Kkangtong Mandu Restaurant), Pyeongyang naengmyun(Bukchon Pyongyang naengmyeon Restaurant). You will enjoy real Korean food that you have not heard of normally!!!
Third, Cafe ‘Cha masineun tteul’
After dinner Walking through Hanok village, we arrive at Last place ‘cha masineun tteul’, a traditional Korean cafe also built in Hanok style. it has a beautiful garden and we drink Korean tea(for example Gukhwa cha, Deachu cha, Omija cha etc). You will feel the beauty of the Korean ancestors when you see the beautiful garden with the most famous flower ice tea.