The “real” Gangnam style

When one thinks about Asia, Seoul South Korea may not be the first place that comes to mind.
And that is a shame…

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Seoul is an amazing combination of contrast, with five royal palaces from the Joseon Dynasty mixed with modern architecture and a lot of public art.
Tradition, modernity and technology coexist in perfect osmosis:

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I stayed at a boutique hotel in Itaewon called IP Boutique hotel: Very modern, well located, great service… many restaurants nearby.

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In Namdaemun Market you can bargain anything, even food price!

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People glued to their smartphones ~ Samsung of course…

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Pancakes and traditional rice cake filled with cinnamon sugar from street vendors are a must!

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Small dim sum place in Jongno district.. Only the locals eat there… and me!

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Give Korea a try, it’s good for the soul…

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